I hope everyone has been being creative. I have in a sorts No, no sewing going on over here. Just packing up and moving to a new place. I'm not really feeling it at all but, sometimes you got to do what you got to do. Sure was hoping to be in a beautiful new home but that not how the chips fell so I will take my time and find another new home. I still haven't packed up my sewing machine yet so maybe, just maybe I might be able to turn out something. Will see. Did I ever get my pics from my clients to share?, no, the heathens have been to busy, lol. Once thing I did discovery while packing, I discovered a box of fabric, yeah, you read that right, a box of fabric I forget about!! Clearly I have enough to continue the stash busting I'm suppose to be doing.
Ahh, life is good!
Like Marge from The Simpson, this is the best mood to be in today. I promised myself I would create from the stash. Since I'm feeling a little vintage, today project is Simplicity 1059 Jiffy dress. This will serve as a quick sewing fix. Now that I have had some ice cream, time to get back to my machine. Such a great day!
Yes indeed! I have completed three pair of pants with my favorite pattern, McCall's 6901. I think I can sew them with my eyes close now. The fits is always perfect for me. I don't think you could go wrong with a Palmer/Pletsch fitting instructions. So with that said, yes you guessed it. Now I am getting ready to start on the navy blue pair.
All the Gabardine fabric I purchased were through Amazon from the Online Fabric Store. The quality of this fabric is wonderful as well as affordable as you can see below. I was in Sears, tempted to buy a pair, same great quality, nice fit, standard length but listed at $40. So yeah, that inspired to go ahead and make them and just look, only costed me $7.84 and with Amazon prime, here next day!
With no more Hobby Lobby 5 minutes away and both Joann Fabric stores about 35-38 miles, north or south of me, the Online Fabric Store will be my go to place. I know, I like to touch the fabric, look at color and get inspired but, jeez to drive the …