Sewing Competitions

Sewing competitions. Why do I enter? Because I love the community feel of being part of something bigger than me and my sewing machine.  Not so much because I think I could actually come first. The skill of entrants in these competitions is truly humbling. Plaid matching and excellent grading and looking as good insideContinue reading “Sewing Competitions”

Paco’s draped top

Yay! Back to ordinary sewing. I’ve made a top I can wear everyday if I choose to, not something that only get out of the wardrobe once a year for an art gallery exhibition opening or a black tie event. Pattern: This lovely top is from a designer in Barcelona: Paco Peralta. I’m not sureContinue reading “Paco’s draped top”