Beachy PEI Wedding…

Challenge: Dress for wedding in PEI, Simplicity 2281. It took me a bit to talk myself into starting this project because of the fabric I chose. The last couple dresses I  made have been of a cotton or poly mix, which are much easier to work with, but this time I chose a silk fabric….

My little black dress…

We all know every girl needs her little black dress, before now I actually did not own one – shocking I know,  this being one of fashion’s MUST HAVES it is hard to believe that any female would not have one. Me being me, I use any and every event as an excuse to sew,…

Modern to Victorian

If we can have Christmas in July, why not Halloween in January?!? My way of saying once again a little late on this post… but better late than never 😛 A week before Halloween I finally buckled down to figure out what my costume was going to be for 2012. Those that know me know…

Touch of lace

I can’t believe how fast the past year has flown… I keep telling myself I need to make more time for this blog which in return would mean more sewing time, which I desperately need and want… however the months seem to pass by faster than I realize and the weeks even faster! With that…

A Dress Fit For The Awards…

Those of you that know me know that I started a new job October 17th of this year; well I was honoured to receive a call from my prior manager inviting me to attend the Awards of Distinction taking place on November 4th. I saw this as a perfect opportunity to take on a new…