Our apartment

We moved back to the city in September, and I haven’t missed the outskirts yet.  Click to see more pics!

At the textile conservation museum

Me rummaging through old textiles at the textile conservation museum – click to see more pics!

How to mark pattern pieces

Today we’ll be looking at how to mark pattern pieces for sewing. I spent a lot of time trying and failing doing this, so if you’re stuck with a pattern and don’t know how to mark it – hopefully this…

How to make a larger waist in a pants pattern

I’m embarking on a new sewing project today, my vintage Teal Traina pattern! I’ll be making the turquoise linen suit pictured. I think it would be fun to show you my sewing process, failing and all!   Since I constantly…