I know I’m embellishing, but…

I began the artistry portion of my wedding dress. I’ve recovered from the fact that the slip doesn’t really fit yet, but I’m okay and even if I have to remake the slip for a third time, I’ll do it and it should be easier after two previous attempts. Blah. Blah. Blah. I’m over it.Continue reading “I know I’m embellishing, but…”

Here’s the good news… and here’s the bad…

I SEWED! Finally!!! I worked on my dress and pretty much finished attaching the lining to the slip! Whoa! And no mistakes. No using a seam ripper (I have a funny story about that). Nothing. It was seamless, well not really. That’s a little pun for your enjoyment. Yesterday, my daughter and her roommate cameContinue reading “Here’s the good news… and here’s the bad…”

Sewing air is not the worst thing…

I said before that sewing the outer-dress was like sewing air. It was difficult and stressing me out. And I hoped that I was doing everything correctly. Turns out, I wasn’t. I accidentally sewed two pieces together that weren’t supposed to be sewn together. What? How did that happen? Well, it did and boy, wasContinue reading “Sewing air is not the worst thing…”

Sometimes you just need a break…

Yesterday was Thanksgiving. It was really the only work I did while at home! I worked Monday and Tuesday, which was like a Monday and Friday. I was off Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. It was much needed. I had cleaned up the house last weekend and then it was heavenly bliss to have a shortContinue reading “Sometimes you just need a break…”