Oh, McCall's 7127! I want to like you so much! So do lots of other people apparently! This pattern came out a few years ago, and I finally bought it during a Jo-Ann's pattern sale. It wasn't on my “immediately buy” list, but it was a pattern I kept coming back to, so I finally… Continue reading Awkward McCall’s 7127
For a while now I've wanted some woven scoop neck tops that I can wear in the summer–just something simple and easy to make (without all the fuss of a full collar). I also wanted them to have a button placket, just to keep it interesting, since I have way too many buttons in my… Continue reading Scoop neck tops
This summer Joe and I spent most of July travelling to hot places: Lake Couer d'Alene in Idaho, Phoenix, AZ, and Springfield, MA. For our trip to Phoenix, especially, I basically just wanted to wear my bathing suit, but as some clothing was required (on the plane, at least), I ended up making a few… Continue reading Tank-a-palooza!