Hello Reader

My last post was in April… I feel like a decade has passed since then. I am still pretty active on Instagram, but mostly posting in my stories. Before I get back to regular posts… Health: I dislocated my knee in May. It took a week for it to get back in place and I … More Hello Reader

Plus-sized Fashion and Sewing Industry

Recently a heated conversation took place on Instagram prompted by SBCC’s recent post on why size inclusivity is not often practiced. The plus-sized community has heard these reasons time and again. Fit models aren’t available, mannequins are more expensive, they can’t get pattern testers (maybe try asking a plus sized community like the Curvy Sewing … More Plus-sized Fashion and Sewing Industry

#2018MakeNine and Top 5 Reflections, Highlights, and Goals

#2018MakeNine For a few years now, Lucky Lucille has been running the #2018MakeNine hashtag on Instagram. I’ve taken part two years in a row. The first year, I failed miserably and last year I was able to get 4 items done which is still a percentage failure. This year I am trying something new by … More #2018MakeNine and Top 5 Reflections, Highlights, and Goals

SMH It’s been a while…

Luckily, I was not absent from blogging due to illness, but due to summer being busy and fun so far! My main source of enjoyment has been my garden. https://www.instagram.com/p/BVX7DhkhBcr/?taken-by=sewprettyinpink https://www.instagram.com/p/BVVfybUhgb4/?taken-by=sewprettyinpink And my plants https://www.instagram.com/p/BVKoAXshGqx/?taken-by=sewprettyinpink I haven’t taken a recent picture of my garden. The tomato plants have grown to be 3 feet tall! The … More SMH It’s been a while…