Monthly Archives: January 2013

Home and Happy

After 2 weeks away from my sewing room to catch some sunshine and relaxation Mr. Mole and I decided to drive flat out for 12 hours over the mountain passes to get back home before a storm was predicted. It … Continue reading

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Vacation Ending

Taking a break from my sewing room and the unrelenting parade of garments needing attention has been good for me mentally and physically. Having time to read my Kindle and not kneel for hours pinning up hems and assuring nervous … Continue reading

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Double Trouble

This week while on hiatus from sewing for brides and my sewing room closed I got this email on my regular/working website from a local gal needing help for her June wedding. Without using her exact words, it went like … Continue reading

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Shifting Chiffon

Working with Bridal dresses and bridesmaid dresses doesn’t give me enough practice working with chiffon. This magical winter wonderland time 3 ladies found their way to my doorstep with an airy-fairy request. You see, they are life-long dancers with ballet … Continue reading

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Problem Pleats

Some days a seamstress promises her client she can do the job without ever realizing that it is something she should have said “no thanks” to…this is one of those projects. We all know what full or double pleats look … Continue reading

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