Projects, Thoughts & Memories

Fifty Shades of White

I finished this latest creation just in time to enter it in The Monthly Stitch's July challenge, "MonoSewn," where everything had to be black, white, or both.  You can read about it here. I knew I wanted a completely white dress, but what I didn't plan on back in November when I decided on this… Continue reading Fifty Shades of White

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Monthly Stitch Challenge: Sewing Double

So this really great collective called The Monthly Stitch puts out challenges meant to keep sewists (a new word I learned...maybe it's just an Australian thing, but it sounds better than "sewer," which brings to mind nasty, disgusting things) on their toes and actively learning new things.  This month's challenge was "Sewing Double," and, as… Continue reading Monthly Stitch Challenge: Sewing Double

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April’s Challenge: Seeing Double, Sewing Double

So I stumbled upon a sewing collective called "The Monthly Stitch."  Now, not to bash other collectives, but this one seems to be full of completely normal, nice people for a change...yet they approved me, so... Every month they host a challenge, something of a goal, a way to spur creativity and set a deadline… Continue reading April’s Challenge: Seeing Double, Sewing Double