The Finish Line

Wow, I'm so relieved to finally be writing this blog post after what seems like an eternity of digitizing, testing, editing, emailing, (/Instagram/ Facebook messaging), re-editing, redrafting, re-re-editing, and very little sewing, (of anything other than the Forsythe Dress). Don't get me wrong, I really enjoy/ed the process (mostly), but it has been a real … Continue reading The Finish Line


Completely convinced that I wanted to build a conservative wardrobe of muted tones and classic lines, nobody was more surprised than I was when, after "quickly" nipping out to get some sewing thread, I returned home an hour (or more) later with an armful of more floral prints than I care to mention. Although I did not … Continue reading Palms

New Ways

If you have read my last post you would recall me lamenting the loss of a number of items from my handmade wardrobe that I deemed too "young" to wear any longer because of their Peter Pan collars. I gave most of these garments away to some of my  younger friends who I knew would appreciate the time and … Continue reading New Ways