July 1

Foxy dress #2, all done! I ended up preferring the blue, but didn’t have enough for the circle skirt,...

June 30

Fox dress #2 bodice! Still debating fabric for skirt…input appreciated! For Nina, another of Angel Mom’s daughters. While the...

June 29

Fox dress, in progress (zipper, hem). Cotton print bodice (love these foxes!), dotted Swiss skirt fabric from Tracy’s grandma...

May 21

Bonus: little covered button earrings to match the dress! Grad dress complete! Finished the hand sewing! Yay! Onward and...

May 20

Grad dress zipper and hem! Phew. Still need to hand sew the midriff lining…Then. I’m. Done. Ahhhhh. Oh, and...

May 18

Buttons and buttonholes on the grad dress. Dupioni silk covered buttons, 5/8 inch. Little. Fussy. Very pretty–the photos don’t...

May 10

Grad dress skirt. Hem, zipper, hand-sewing, buttonholes and buttons still to go…slowly, slowly.

May 8

Grad dress sleeves and midriff. Oy! This is really fun! I’m using parts of my brain and skills that...

January 29

This year’s birthday dress is a bit of a hatchet job where the zipper is concerned. I had to...

January 27

In progress (still needs zipper and sash)…Charlotte’s 10th birthday dress. That girl! More tomorrow…