As if I didn’t need another reason to sew, along comes these beautiful stars in these gorgeous styles at the Film Independent Spirit Awards. Somehow these seem…… Read more “Inspiration from the Purple Carpet”
Well my machine is done and we picked it up today. Alas, we are making a trip to Ipatinga to visit my MIL this weekend. It was…… Read more “Update on my little red dress”
To be honest, I’ve never watched Mad Men. (GASP!!) Please be kind, they don’t air it in Brazil and before that I was way too busy to…… Read more “Having a Betty Moment”
Well I have ordered my fabric. I’ve been sewing for years and I have never sewn with wool (lived in the tropics so never saw the sense)…… Read more “The Couture Dress Update”
No news on the machine. We have to go there on Saturday to check on its progress. If they have to order a part from the company…… Read more “What I’ve done without a sewing machine!”
Here’s my son checking the packaging before my husband zoomed off to the store.
This weekend there was an Expectant Mom and Baby Convention at the Riocenter. They sold everything from expensive imported American toys to linens they embroidered with your…… Read more “An Inspired Weekend”
I had two events to make dresses for late in my pregnancy, graduation and prom. I love chaperoning prom because I get to wear a cute semi-formal…… Read more “Vogue 8489 as a Maternity Dress”
I'm not patient. I admit it. I have already started watching the Susan Khalje's videos and my creative juices have been flowing. While waiting for the class… Read more "Percolating Projects"