Monthly Archives: May 2011

Motocross Barbie

Maybe some of your remember my post about Weathergirl Barbie, the bride who spent her life acquiring trophies and crowns in pageants? Well today I got a call from Motocross Barbie with these pants. On the phone, in a very … Continue reading

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Cuffs ‘R Us

Some weeks, as you frequent readers will know, it is just pant hems and more pant hems coming in the front door. But this week I have been doing lots of spring jackets for women who lunch and since they … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished

The purple jacket flew out the door yesterday with a very happy client inside.        It fit well and draped surprisingly well considering it was stiff denim. With the slippery poly lining it felt smooth and the cuffs rolled up … Continue reading

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Customize

One of my faithful readers wrote to me and said she was sad to not find a new article today so here is the latest commission from the sewing room, Linda. It all started with this  article. My long time … Continue reading

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Make it tighter!

After altering 4 weeks of prom dresses for 3 local high schools I hope this is the final dress to share with you.After 4 weeks of biting my tongue with hearing “can’t you make it tighter?” it will be nice … Continue reading

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