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Birthday Dress: Yet Another Aubépine Dress

On November 12, I will complete one more trip around the sun. I come from a family where birthdays are a big deal (especially for my mom, with whom I share my birthday). Since I…

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Team Cut or Team Trace?

If you have been sewing for some time, you have been at one time or another faced the question: Are you Team Cut or Team Trace? If you are new to this heated discussion, cut…

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A Muslin, a Costume, a Dress: The Megan

Oh, joy! For the first time in two years, Halloween is back in full swing. In 2020, I had a great time attending my favorite DJ’s virtual club. Last year, even though some clubs in…

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Halloween Costumes as Everyday Clothing

If you have been on the lookout for alt/goth patterns, you know there are not that any around. Given the number of indie pattern designers, there are very few who design for alt/goth folks. Yes,…

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Halloween Fabric as Everyday Clothing

If you want to add an immediate goth touch to your closet, Halloween prints are an easy way to get some ghoulish vibes. Gone are the days when Halloween fabric was restricted in offerings and…

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