It's fall in YVR but we're still experiencing summer-like temperatures! Last weekend it was 25 degrees, perfect weather for my Southshore Romper. This is a pattern from Ellie and Mac - they are great, very affordable and very thorough instructions. I used some lovely bamboo jersey fabric from Our Social Fabric. As usual, when I'm… Continue reading Southshore Romper
Man, I love the PNE. We go every year, it's a nice way to mark the end of summer. It was cancelled in 2020, and they ran a very scaled-down version in 2021. So it was nice to be back, in full swing, this year. We too my mom, she loves Show Mart!Lots of the… Continue reading PNE 2022
Another dress that I sewed up! This fabric is deadstock from Our Social Fabric. The pattern is called the "Everyday Dress" from It's Always Autumn. It was a really quick thing to sew up and the line is very simple and flattering. The fabric was about $9, I believe, and the pattern is free! I predict… Continue reading Everyday dress
I was on the hunt for a comfy, summery, crop top that wasn't TOO croppy. I found this pattern on Peppermint Magazine for a loungewear set. I had the fabric in my stash for a year or two, I think I got it from Rokko Sarees. I just love the tropical pattern print. It was a… Continue reading Sewing: Loungewear top
The other night we spent a night in our friend Janet's lovely back yard.Wine, cheese, and later we had a lovely fire.Plus excellent conversation - it was the perfect summer night.