One of the first blouses I ever made was the Alma blouse, by Sewaholic patterns. I have returned to it a couple of different times, because I love it so much! I’ve made an unblogged version in red quilting cotton, and a green and black one in rayon challis. Both times were with the mid … More An Octopus Print Sewaholic Alma Blouse
One of my new year’s resolutions for 2015 is to become more of a minimalist. To me, this means being more intentional about my physical belongings, among other things. With this in mind, I started a Wardrobe Architect project to guide my sewing this coming season. The Wardrobe Architect is a series of blog posts … More Wardrobe Architect 2015: Inspiration & Defining My Style
Happy Saturday, everyone! This past week I finished my first Belcarra Blouse, which was recently released by Tasia of Sewaholic Patterns. Her blog was hosting a Sewalong written by one of the other bloggers, Caroline. This top was made to go with my coral pink pencil skirt, and it turned out really well! Pattern: Belcarra … More My First Belcarra Blouse — and not my last!
For the past couple of years, Zo from “So, Zo what do you know?” has coordinated an online effort to “encourage people who sew/knit/crochet/refashion/upcycle garments for themselves to actually wear and love them.” This year I decided to join! My pledge: I, Caitlin, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May ’14. I endeavour to wear two items … More Me Made May 2014
Well, here it is, folks! My first posted project. I’ve been doing a lot of sewing this past week because it’s spring break, and this blouse is one of the fruits of my labor. I used the Alma Blouse pattern by Sewaholic Patterns. One of the things that I love is the Peter Pan collar, … More My 1st Posted Project: The Green and Black Alma
Wow, 2014, and ready to tackle one of my new year’s resolutions: make the majority of my new clothes this year! I also have many non-clothing projects on the back burner, so here’s a working list of all the sewing projects in store for 2014: -Alma blouse in a floral printed cotton -Alma blouse in a … More 2014 Project List