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Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit

Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit
An easy, comfortable jumpsuit or dress pattern for knits.

Fabric Shopping in the Garment District with Ann

Fabric Shopping in the Garment District with Ann
Come with Ann as she goes fabric shopping for Gorgeous Fabrics in New York City!

Thoughts on Simplicity S1358 Dress

Thoughts on Simplicity S1358 Dress
An easy, peasy tank dress for summer!

Thoughts on Style Arc Armidale Dress

Thoughts on Style Arc Armidale Dress
A slightly vintage-y shirt dress that's perfect for summer.

Thoughts on Jalie Nico Raglan Sleeve Men's Tee

Thoughts on Jalie Nico Raglan Sleeve Men's Tee
An easy shirt that makes a great base piece for any man's wardrobe (boy's too).

Thoughts on Butterick B6680 Dress

Thoughts on Butterick B6680 Dress
A pretty dress for not-so-pretty times.

Thoughts on Style Arc's Richie Knit Tunic Dress

Thoughts on Style Arc's Richie Knit Tunic Dress
We had a fleeting moment of spring last weekend here in Boston, before the cold weather came roaring back on the winds (literally) from Canada. Bu...

Thoughts on Style Arc's Thea Paper Bag Pant

Thoughts on Style Arc's Thea Paper Bag Pant
Linen pants are my go-to for summer. These ones are a great version!

DIY Face Mask for Uncertain Times

DIY Face Mask for Uncertain Times
Strange days call for strange creations...

Thoughts on Simplicity 8056, And Deep Stash IG Challenge

Thoughts on Simplicity 8056, And Deep Stash IG Challenge
New trousers for spring, and a chance to win a Pantone Color Deck!

Life During... Wartime?

Life During... Wartime?
My experiences in Manhattan before the Covid-19 crackdown hit. Was it really only 10 days ago?

In the Trenches - Trench Coat Pattern/Fabric Options

In the Trenches - Trench Coat Pattern/Fabric Options
Pattern and fabric recommendations for personalizing and transforming that most classic of all-season coats.