After several comments of encouragement I was able to regroup my thoughts and with a few modifications to the bodice I was able to complete the dress. A few sleepless nights, all night sewing sessions paired with a wing and a prayer I am done. There are a few things I would have changed or … Continue reading It is Completed!
Sundays are my day, I try and get all my laundry, mopping and dusting done before Sunday so I don't feel guilty about my lack of doing anything on Sunday. My oldest daughter, Ashley, and I usually make our way to the local fabric stores but today we decided on a trip to the local … Continue reading Flea Market Vintage Finds
Since I have been working on a vintage pattern I decided to ramble through some old pictures and look what i found. My mother at age 14, this would be 1942, she was a fashionista at a very young age. I love the flower she wore in her hair and I love the way she … Continue reading Another Throw Back Thursday and another Memory
Today is Thursday. I love Thursdays, it is the day before Friday, it is Buffalo Wild Wings Boneless Thursday (Only 60cents each), it is Project Runway day and it is Throw Back Thursday! My Throw Back Thursday picture goes back to 1966! We are celebrating our baby sister's first birthday! That is me sporting that … Continue reading Throw Back Thursday
Is it already over? Labor Day is now gone and fall is almost upon us. Where did those three days go?! Hell, where did summer go? But tomorrow I am back to the grind of everyday life. I have officially thrown my hat (or should I say scissors) into 'Fall for Cotton', a vintage sew … Continue reading Labor Day Weekend