Wow, it feels like forever since I last posted! There's been a lot going on, including a medical scare that temporarily put a halt to all my glorious doll making plans for a week or so (luckily the medical stuff ended up being nothing as scary as the doctor originally thought, but will involve ongoing … Continue reading Making Little Women, Part 4: Progress
I'm still on a bit of a high from Comiccon, and I'm not even going to try and be cool about it - it was an absolutely amazing day and I loved every second of it. There were so many amazing costumes and outfits, including a woman dressed as a Weeping Angel who lunged at … Continue reading Ottawa Comiccon, 2018
I know, I know, I keep mentioning that I sewed my first dress and promising to write a post about it, but before I do that, I just have to post about the second dress I've made because I love it so much! My husband and I are going to Comiccon this weekend and my … Continue reading Sewcialite Studio Valerie Dress Review!
Recently I was in need of an easy, straight forward sewing project that would be quick and fun and wouldn't require a heck of a lot of over-thinking, so I decided to make myself a gathered skirt. I've made many of these since I started sewing and can damned near sew them up in my … Continue reading Just Me and My Big Ol’ Exploding Tardis Skirt
Just after the holidays I placed a large order with Lakeview Fabrics. Normally, I don't buy fabric online - this is actually only the second time I've bought fabric from any online seller! But before I ever even got my first sewing machine, I had drawn a design for a 1950's New Look-esque dress that … Continue reading Lakeview Fabrics Review