My dress for the Anna Dress Sewalong is done and I LOVE IT! The yummy fabric is Marni for H&M Silk Crepe de Chine. I LOVE this fabric! It was a dream to cut & sew and the best part … Continue reading →
Here’s my Emery Dance! Because I am SO glad I completed the dress! I never thought I would sew the longer sleeve version of the Emery dress but somehow, I think this dark purple silk velvet fabric (one of the … Continue reading →
I dunno about you but I’m usually too lazy to make a muslin. And if I do make one, it is when I am trying a pattern from a designer for the very first time (not sure about the ease, … Continue reading →
I have just returned from a two-night staycation on Sentosa Island, having a blast with the family at Universal Studios Singapore, and street testing my wearable muslin. This nautical inspired number is fast becoming a favorite wear of mine with … Continue reading →
My new make is an asymmetrical dress from a 1945 vintage McCall sewing pattern using a geometric print chiffon fabric and some black crepe back satin remnant. Full blog post and more project photos on The Sew Weekly Reunion. … Continue reading →
Without further ado, the winners for the giveaway are Ali M from Alimakes and Amy from Sew Well!! Ali wins the ivory lace and Amy, the stretch lace with floral and black tartan print. Congratulations ladies! Please email your mailing addresses to firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll post your packages out asap.
I have not been sewing separates for sometime and I can’t even recall the last time I sewed in pastel colors. This outfit happened purely out of my intrigue with different fabrics, specifically lace, silk organza and pre-pleated. I’ve sewn … Continue reading →
Hello all! I visited the amazing country of Denmark in June. Aw, I have no words to describe how beautiful it is. We took so many photos and I have not even downloaded half of them. Is it all right … Continue reading →
Having sewed on a common theme each week with Mena, Debi, Sarah and Veronica for an entire year in 2011 and being an avid follower of the blog in 2012, I was refreshing the blog’s home page in the beginning of 2013 when no updates came. That was totally unexpected.
I miss The Sew Weekly…
I miss sewing with the community on a common theme…
I miss seeing what everyone has created…
I miss all the inspiring works…
I miss the notion/pattern swaps…
and all the excitement!
And one day, I received an email from the lovely Debi asking some questions on a vintage pattern we swapped in 2011. We “spoke” about The Sew Weekly, how much we missed it and thought it would be great if we could sew based on a common theme again! Sarah and Veronica too were excited to sew as a group again! We can’t wait!
WE ARE HAVING A REUNION!!!
And we would like to extend the invitation for you to sew with us in The Sew Weekly Reunion! Everyone and anyone can join! There is no project that’s too big or too small. Come sew with us!
Coming from Singapore, I do not really need a trench coat do I? However, the challenge of sewing something new and different never fails to send my adrenaline up the roof! And I LOVE that feeling! But, in case you think … Continue reading →