I haven't posted a bit because I've been on a restorative vacation to my hometown in America (Madison, WI). Now I'm back in Japan, my first morning back in my apartment, waiting for my luggage to be delivered. Nothing was lost but it's never fun to lug a giant suitcase on the trains. That's why … Continue reading Back in action. No Bobbin!
I'm taking my Sunday to make a free tutorial. Why am I working for free? I've benefited from SO many online free tutorials that I'd like to give back. Please don't hesitate to give me feedback on what needs to be tweeked...or show me pictures if you use this. Disclaimer: No one wants to read … Continue reading Moana Wrap Dress Tutorial
Before I started attaching the lining to the coat I went through the terrifying step of removing the fur and fixtures. First I removed the neckline fur, using a contrasting thread to mark where I'd be reattaching a hook and loop that close it all Then I removed the cuffs and used a … Continue reading Re-lining a Coat: Part 4
Where did we last leave Mary and her Thimble people? Background: Mary’s mother has never been very strong so Father has taken her to California for the summer while he’s there on business. Mary’s brother Billy, who is a first-class scout, is at scout camp where he is presumably learning about scouting with his peers … Continue reading Sewing Basket