I know this post should probably have been written around New Years, but I didn't have a blog this last New Years. And I don't want to wait until 2018 to write a sewing goals post, that's so far in the future! Actually it's not that far away, and knowing how fast time has been going … Continue reading My 2017 Sewing Goals
Last week I finished my first ever made by me dress, but not without some complications and a little adventure. All I had left was to install the zipper and hem the skirt. I'd never sewn a lapped zipper before so I watched a few videos on Youtube to get an idea of what I … Continue reading My First Dress-Finished!
This weekend I'll be off to the big(ish) city to do some grocery shopping, and I wanted to show you how I use my Recollections planner for on-the-go. I use these printable grocery lists from Natalie Holm. They're actually meant for the Happy Planner but once I cut them down a little they work … Continue reading On-The-Go Planner
Whew, what a weekend! It was filled with lots of sewing, exactly how I like it. I got a lot done on my b6453 dress. I'm SO close to being finished! After I'm done posting this I'll be going back to my sewing and completing the last steps. I can't wait to wear this dress! … Continue reading My First Dress-Almost Done!
I decided to take part in the #mmmay17 pledge this year! If you don't know what #mmmay17 is, click on the button above. It's pretty cool. Here is my pledge: 'I, Allie from aspiringallie.wordpress.com/ , sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May '17. I endeavour to wear one piece of me made clothing when going … Continue reading My Me-Made-May 2017 Pledge