Dress project on Sewing Republic

Looking for a super-cute garment you can make in just a couple hours? Try my Square Deal dress project that’s now on the Sewing Republic site. The dress is custom-made to your measurements and uses interlock knit for just the right fit. Make the dress as long or short as you like. It could make a great floor-length dress in a fancy knit or even a tissue knit for the perfect beach-ready frock.

BUST’s Craftacular!
For those of you in the Brooklyn area this weekend, don’t forget to check out BUST’s Spring Craftacular. It’s at Warsaw in Williamsburg again this year, and I’ll be wondering the aisles looking for a new handbag and perhaps a print for my kitchen wall. Anyone else going? Know of... Continue Reading
Lanvin Inspired Feather Headband Project
Check out my free accessory project on SewStylish blog... Permalink
Totally Floored
When it gets warm outside, Michael disappears as much as he can to Cape May Point, New Jersey. His family has a place there where a few weeks ago we spent a weekend eating way too many jelly beans and trying to keep warm by a poorly-made fireplace fire (the... Continue Reading
Beret Project on SewStylish
Beret project on SewStylish... Permalink
Hat Project on Sewing Republic
Another one of my projects is live on theSewing Republic site! This time it’s a hat project you can complete is less than an hour. The hat is made using your head’s measurements, so it is drafted to custom fit you. I made it using rib knit fabric from Jo-Ann’s,... Continue Reading
Splish Splash
Getting started with Mermaid Parade costumes... Permalink
Knit Top Project on Sewing Republic
I’ve been quite M.I.A. lately. But the weather has finally started to thaw out here and so has my brain, I think. I’ve been doing a lot of crafting for work lately and haven’t done much for myself. Last weekend I finished a 6-month-late birthday present, and this coming weekend... Continue Reading
How to make a jewelry chandelier
If your dresser and bathroom windowsill are littered with jewelry and accessories, look no further than this jewelry chandelier to help you get organized. This project from my book Dorm Decor is available now on the Chronicle blog.... Permalink
Coup de’-toe
Last week I got roped into being a foot model for the second time in my Threads life. Previously I had been the foot inside numerous pairs of shoes for an article on shoe covering. This time around I had to be the model for a pants feature written by... Continue Reading
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