Basic Skirt Using a Serger

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I don’t think I mentioned that I bit the bullet and purchased a serger.  I decided on the Brother 1034D because it got a lot of positive reviews and the price was decent.  I figured at $185 (which is what I got mine for) if it didn’t work in a few years I was still… Read more »

Dana Top

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I joined a few Facebook Groups and came across the one for Scientific Seamstress.  They were getting ready to have a sew-a-long for the Dana Top and I decided to join in.  This was my first shirt that I have ever attempted to make for myself and I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. … Read more »

Upcycle Jeans Into Shorts

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I was a guest blogger over at Imagine Gnats last summer and didn’t post my full tutorial here on my site.  By the time I remembered, we were having cooler weather, so I thought waiting until the weather was warming up to post this would work out better.  So here is my post on how to… Read more »

Retro Bag for My Sister

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You might remember the Retro Bag that I made for myself toward the end of last year.  Shortly after I got the One Yard Wonder books (one and two) my sister was looking through them and noticed the Retro Bag.  She mentioned that she liked it and well, to be honest, when I made one… Read more »

Open Wide Zippered Pouch

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One of the first projects I made was a toiletry bag.  I have used it since I made it, but have never really liked it.  I actually messed up the boxed corners on that bag so it made it tall, but not the easiest to get into.  I could never find what I was looking… Read more »