TGIF Dear Readers! Would you believe I never wore Maxis until I started sewing?
I just finished my 'Weekend Maxi', perfect for leisurely Saturday strolls through markets and poolside afternoons.
Here it is when I'm standing at attention.
The pattern is Simplicity 1612 , a very easy sew with some pizzazz thanks to the cute details.
I made View C which features a front twist, an open back and a flared skirt. What I love about this pattern besides the ease in which it is assembled, is the coverage of the bodice. The neckline is flattering and never gapes or slips open ~ ever. I...
Greetings from Edisto Island! Hubby and I are on the grounds of the island's historic Presbyterian Church now in its fourth century of worship, and which we found to be a perfect setting for photos.
I was on a mission to make brightly colored summer clothes when New Look 6429 leaped off of the catalogue page. It is one of those patterns I've been looking for since I returned to sewing nearly 5 years ago. Cut in shoulders, cut out neckline, simple and chic, I was smitten.
I also had a beautiful piece of black stretch viscose crepe from Mood Fabrics waiting to be sewn. Often...