Author Archives: mrsmole

Sewing for Me

Some of you may be wondering…What IS Mrs. Mole doing with all her free time in January? Well, I have been yearning to replace some 15 year old flattened chair cushions in the kitchen, so I did. I bought four … Continue reading

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Knit One, Purl One

Hands up, who likes to knit? I used to knit long, long ago but never in my wildest dreams would I have ever thought about making a wedding dress. This season, a darling girl showed up with a hand knitted … Continue reading

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Tale of 2 Dresses

Rarely do I get in 2 dresses that could be sisters at the same time for the same date. This year to finish off the 11 month long season I have two that will both be worn on New Year’s … Continue reading

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Party Dresses

As party season approaches I thought I’d share some hits and misses that my clients have brought in for slight altering. This is a perfect dress for dancing with your adult son at a military ball. It just needed the … Continue reading

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3 Dresses

The phone call went like this: “I found your name on the internet, I have a ball gown arriving in the mail tomorrow, I have done extensive research and you are who I want to hem my dress”. She also … Continue reading

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Adding a Little Something

Another one of my three emergency November brides that was never booked ahead bought her dress at David’s for $99. I was given 2 weeks to make some magic happen. The dress needed to be “temple ready” meaning long sleeves … Continue reading

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Life Happens

When one seamstress friend is ill in town, we ask another to help out. A friend that has her own shop called to say I would be hearing from a bride as she could not work due to an upcoming … Continue reading

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