If you have been following me on social media, you know that I recently experienced a horrific accident that involved my three year-old son, a pair of thread snips, and a lovely red sheath dress. You can read more about that here! The short of it . . . he made all sorts of cuts … Continue reading Tips for Mending Cuts in Fabric!
Go get some of these amazing new spring 2018 patterns! Sales end soon!Hello my friends! Today, I went to my local Joann Fabrics store and picked up some lovely commercial patterns. Hardcore sewing enthusiasts are quite aware of the AMAZING sales that Hobby Lobby and Joann Fabrics have on sewing patterns. The .99 cent, $1.99, … Continue reading Spring 2018 Pattern Haul
My greatest nightmare just came to pass! I honestly feel like someone just played a practical joke on me while at the same time taking a metaphorical knife and cutting my already bleeding heart! I know this sentence is more than dramatic; however, the situation is just that... overly dramatic! My three-year old son mysteriously … Continue reading Scissors, Tears, and a Three Year-Old
Hello my friends! Welcome! Today, I am sharing my Make Nine 2018 sewing projects' list. This blog site wasn't up and running until the end of January 2018, that's why I am just now making this post on the 2nd of February. Since I want to focus on building a vintage wardrobe, I have decided … Continue reading Make Nine 2018
Hello my friends! Welcome to Crumpets, Tea, & Sewing. Today, I am blogging about my January sewing makes. January is a very tough month for me to start sewing projects. It is the beginning of the year; you're reminded throughout the month that making New Year's Resolutions is something everyone should strive for. Although I … Continue reading January Makes 2018
My sewing plans for the month of February includes redrafting and hacking a few commercial patterns, and making a few vintage pieces and lingerie for Valentine's Day. I know! It is a pretty tall order, especially since the Valentine's Day makes need to be done by the 14th. With any luck, I will start many … Continue reading My February 2018 Plans