Posts from ‘July, 2014’

Striped skirt

I had some fabric left over from making the burdastyle.com “Member Model Challenge” dress so I decided to make a skirt out of it. As with everything I sew these days, I felt it would have a bit pointless if I just make a simple skirt, a skirt that I could have bought ready made. […]

McCalls 6953

I needed some clothes for work. I wanted a dress that is conservative i.e. hem not up to here 🙂 , but still nicely feminine. I went with McCall’s 6953 because I liked its fit-and-flare silhouette, and because I have some soft floral rayon from The Common Thread, a cool Austin fabric store South of […]