Last year was a bust for me getting any of the challenges done. This year the challenges have a theme of sustainability. Kinda my jam lately... I don't see that The Dreamstress has posted them on her site yet. Here is a link to the blogLoose Threads: Yet Another Costuming Blog with the challenges for… Continue reading Historical Sew Monthly 2020!!
I have been continuing to work on the "yellow" vintage layette. To me the yarn looked like a very soft yellow in the store. I have been told that the yarn looks quite a bit more yellow in the pictures on this blog too. However, when I looked at the label on the yarn, the… Continue reading Workbasket
Just a drive-by update on projects that I have worked on this past week:
January: Dressed to the Nines: make something fancy so you’ll be ‘dressed to the nines’ – whether its the full outfit, or a little accessory. Or look at the challenge in a different way, and make something from a year ending in 9 (find a portrait or fashion plate or mention to support the date), or… Continue reading January HSM Challenge – Dressed to the Nines
It is the end of the year and I survived. This hasn't been my toughest year, but it tried to be in the running. This blog started in March, so it isn't even a full year to review. Which is OK because my life has been fractured enough that I haven't been able to work… Continue reading 2018 Year End Review…
Life is BUSY! At least mine is. I have to snatch at free time and hold tight to it to work on any projects that I can. Many projects get laid aside for many moons before I am able to get back to them. If one throws a move (planned or unplanned) into the mix,… Continue reading Weekly Workbasket
I changed the title of this weekly post. That way, if I am late or early it won't make a difference. As long as I find time to share once a week. Aren't I clever? I think so! ;D I have been working on this and that. Mostly embroidery work for the "Flowers of the… Continue reading Weekly Workbasket