I did it. I pledged. 🙂 I’m not quite done with the Wardrobe Architect Series – I have yet to edit my closet but I will and Me Made May is just an extra little push for me to get it done. Here is my pledge: I, Kelly of http://www.sewingunaffiliated.wordpress.com and @sewingunaffiliated, sign up as a…… Continue reading Me Made May 2017
Oh Weston, what fun you were… 🙂 This was my first time sewing up adult sized shorts! I don’t typically buy shorts and I’m not really into the current short trends. I do have one pair of linen shorts that I bought out of desperation while I was traveling in Italy. The heat was getting…… Continue reading Weston Shorts by Seamwork Magazine
The final exercise of Wardrobe Architect is “Overcoming Editing Hurtles” aka Clean Out That Closet! Purging my closet… such a difficult task. I’ve actually done this a few times because of space limitations. Currently, I am working on doing it again and it’s harder this time because I have already rid myself of so much. …… Continue reading Purge: Closet Edition – Wardrobe Architect Week 14.1
My inspiration for sewing this dress up was an episode of the show Schitt’s Creek (Yes, it’s pronounced just how you think 😉 ). Have you heard of it? It’s a show about a very well-to-do family from Hollywood who lost everything and had to go live in a motel in a town called Schitt’s…… Continue reading Self-Drafted Off-the-Shoulder Dress aka Bardot Dress!
On week 13 of Wardrobe Architect, Colette offered a free downloadable worksheet from A Sewist’s Notebook by Beth Byrge to help plan your sewing projects. I happen to be working on my self-drafted Bardot dress (blog post coming soon) and used this handy worksheet. Check out the photo below. What I like about this worksheet…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 13
I’m very happy to say that I finished my Ariane Slip and it is so delicate and sexy! I didn’t necessarily envision it that way but it was a nice little surprise. I originally wanted to sew this up as a camisole but decided to go for the slip instead because I thought I could…… Continue reading Araine Slip by Seamwork Magazine – A Review
I made it through 12 weeks of BBG! I started with 4 weeks of pre-training which brings me to a total of 16 weeks. It has been a wonderful journey. I made progress towards reaching my fitness goals and truly created a habit which was the largest goal of all. I’m feeling a lot stronger…… Continue reading 12 weeks of BBG – Goal Completed!!