camas, clothing, handmade wardrobe, knits, sewing, thread theory, tops

Camas Blouse by Thread Theory

After making several Thread Theory patterns (peacoat and boxer briefs) for my husband, I was super excited to hear that they were releasing a pattern for women.  And when I saw that it was a not-so-basic knit top, well, I was all over that.   Come to me, Camas Blouse!Overall the top is just great.… Continue reading Camas Blouse by Thread Theory

clothing, handmade wardrobe, sewing

Me-Made-May Roundup #2

Okay, second full week down and I've kept up my streak of wearing at least one me-made garment per day (and no repeats so far!).  So here we go with the roundup:Sunday, May 11thTop: me-made hereGray capri pants: me-made hereMonday, May 12thDress: me-made hereTuesday, May 13thTop: me-made hereShorts: Anthropologie (though it hurt a little to buy… Continue reading Me-Made-May Roundup #2

clothing, coastal cargos, kids sewing, pants, pattern review, sewalong, sewing, shirt

Coastal Cargos and Recess Raglan, done!

I'll preface this post by saying that these may be the last two garments I sew for this particular child of mine. Granted, it's the end of a 10 week summer break, but the amount of grief I was given when asking said child to try on the clothes I had painstakingly made for him… Continue reading Coastal Cargos and Recess Raglan, done!

clothing, kids sewing, pants, sewalong, sewing, WIP

Coastal Cargo Sewalong (and some others)

There are a bunch of seriously exciting sewalongs going on right now.  Most started yesterday, but it's not too late to get on board!Having received an early-warning notice from Melly Sews, I purchased the fabric for a Blank Slate sewalong:  Coastal Cargos (affiliate link).  The timing of this sewalong is perfect since school starts for… Continue reading Coastal Cargo Sewalong (and some others)