Race Against the Clock: True Bias Colfax Dress


I sat down last Tuesday to cut out my pattern pieces for the True Bias Colfax, and somehow 4 hours later I was sewing up the hem!

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Sewing the Night Away: Appleton Wrap Top

One of the most fun things about sewing my own clothes is being able to adapt patterns to fit what I want to wear. Even before Jenny released the top version of the wrap dress, I was thinking about how to hack the pattern!

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Makerspace: Sew Over It Vintage Shirtdress

Remember when I told you that this year’s blog would be filled with more than just book reviews? Well, here is the first of the sewing posts!

I’ve made my first shirt dress and I have to say, I’m pretty proud!


I used the Vintage Shirtdress Pattern from Sew Over It. I was really pleased with how easily it came together. The sewing process was by far the longest I’ve undertaken so far — somewhere around 8 hours total – but definitely worth it in the end!

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