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A Shiny New Year

Happy New Year everyone! Although not exactly pre-meditated it seems appropriate to start a new year off featuring a post on my favorite self-made outfit…

Katy, Laney, & Sarah too

Katy: I used to consider sewing a solitary activity until I stumbled into Crafty Foxes Sewing Club at Grey’s Fabric and Notions. That was just…

Striped Scout Tee

I need more clothes that I can wear to work. Once I leave the apartment in the morning there is no going back, I am…

Butt Ruffle

How did I live before this butt ruffle? Be warned, I will probably make a million Archer Button Ups, but first it had the be…

Market Day Chambray

I can’t seem to get enough chambray in my wardrobe lately. I made the Archer shirt in a polka-dot chambray, am working on a pair…

V8877 in Jamaica Plain

If only I knew the story behind this mural of a bottle plus animal behind! Double rainbow. What does it mean? The top is made…

Chartreuse Sencha

In early April, Katy and I had the pleasure of meeting Sarai, the owner and designer of Collette Patterns, and her husband Kenn at a…

Wax print

I do enjoy a good wax print. This peplum top is a Frankenpattern that I created from the bodice of a favorite vintage pattern, Vogue…