The other day I was browsing through a thrift store a few blocks from my apartment, chatting on the phone with my older sister the whole time and joking that she (and my other sisters) were my "good luck charms" whenever I go thrift shopping. Sure enough I found a small hand full of books … Continue reading Coming Full Circle
The winner of my one year blogging anniversary giveaway, who will be receiving a copy of Butterick's The Art of Dressmaking is... The lovely Diana of Run Sew Read!! Yay! Congratulations, Diana! I will be emailing you shortly to get your mailing address so I can send you your book! 🙂 Thanks to everyone who … Continue reading The Art of Dressmaking Giveaway Winner!
Just a little reminder that there's still time to enter the giveaway for this copy of The Art of Dressmaking by Butterick, so make sure to head on over to my giveaway post for a chance to win this charming sewing book from 1927! I've also extended the deadline for entering from June 30th to … Continue reading Don’t forget to enter The Art of Dressmaking Giveaway!
Wow, I can't believe I've been writing this blog for a whole year now! So much has happened since I first started The Pretty and the Kitsch - I've met so many wonderful people and had so many cool opportunities and it really has been amazing! Funny, considering that when I first started writing I … Continue reading One Year Blog Anniversary! (And a small giveaway)