Monthly Archives: December 2012

Passing on an Award

A couple of posts back,Tia Dia and now Ruth has passed her 2 awards to me so here I am finally sitting down to thank them and share the required things and suggest other blogs that tickle my fancy. The … Continue reading

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Presents and Pants

By now the wrapping paper is collected into the empty Amazon boxes and ready for the trash pick-up today. My dear husband surprised me with a new book that was not on my Amazon wish list and it is wonderful!!! … Continue reading

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Comfortable Waistband Pants

You all know how I rave on about how well Coni Crawford Butterick 5222 pants fit all my clients. Her pattern comes with a waistband and fly front but I modify/eliminate those 2 features to be less bulky by making … Continue reading

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Orange You Glad

Knock, Knock! Who’s there? Banana. Banana who? Knock, Knock! Who’s there? Banana. Banana who? Knock, Knock! Who’s there? Orange. Orange who? Orange you glad I didn’t say banana? You will all be so glad that the next two projects did … Continue reading

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Hoochie Mama and Hems

Another seamstress in town sent my next client today. She is a sad and desperate bridesmaid (is there any other kind?) in a wedding on Saturday (today is Tuesday) on the other side of the state. Guess what? She bought … Continue reading

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Like A Bad Penny

For those of you who follow the sagas of my sewing studio you will remember the woman from Southern California who bought a pair of pants too big and wanted them sized down to be form fitting. Well, she returned … Continue reading

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