Yeah, I know; long words in the title is a thing with me. Friends, I love a bit of whimsy in my daily wear and not so daily wear. As someone said, what’s the point of fashion if you can’t have fun with it? Well, I can think of a counterpoint to this, but I’ll… Read More Sartorial Whimsy….
What, no pockets? My hitherto dormant pocket-love has emerged. I now like pockets on, and in, everything, even in pajamas (except for tight fitting pants). There seems to be a constant need to put my hands somewhere. There are other reasons, too; while out and about, I need to put little necessities somewhere other than… Read More Where are the pockets??
Under-stitching is an easy sewing technique; it’s a necessary technique if your garment has facings (versus bindings) on the neck, armholes, pant waistband, or the hem. Under-stitching keeps a facing from peeking out on the right side – that is it’s job. The images of my purple printed tunic show straightforward under-stitching at the neckline;… Read More Understanding Under-stitching