Me-Made-May is finally here! The first dress I wore was from a couple of years ago and I unfortunately forgot the pattern number. I’m 99% sure it’s a Butterick. The purple fabric is from Fabric.com and buttons from Pacific Trimmings in the Garment District. Pardon the images. I swear I get better at this. Today’s… Continue reading MMM17: Days 1, 2, and 3
‘I, Sara Noemi of little visible delight but necessary, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May ’17. I endeavor to wear at least one self-made garment each day for the duration of May 2017′
Since moving to my new apartment, I’ve been meaning to get back to sewing. I’m glad I went shopping at Broadway Silk during Shop Small Astoria because I love all the stores that participated (and Astoria is the best!). I got three different cotton prints that seemed very spring-y. It was a little over 10… Continue reading March Haul and Shop Small
I survived the milestone I’ve been dreading: I’m officially 30. And it’s not half bad. Surrounded by friends, I rung in a new decade, very hopeful and excited. “Your 30’s are your best anyway,” I was repeatedly assured. With my birthday comes some awesome sewing goodies! The boy bought me a couple of things like… Continue reading Grown-up gear
The boy went to visit family last week in Colorado and came back with gorgeous antique thimbles from Fall River Jewelry in Estes Park, CO. Am I the luckiest girl, or what?