Apparel · Sewing

I Lied: Retro Butterick 5605, Version 2

Hey, Hey! I'm back in the sewing game and have been immersed in creating another retro Butterick pattern. A few posts back, I blogged about my April fabric haul, and I really wanted to use my Alison Glass purple striped fabric: I just had to show this embroidery thread that I picked up while shopping… Continue reading I Lied: Retro Butterick 5605, Version 2

Apparel · Sewing

Retro Butterick 5605 (And Why I Will Probably Never Sew This Dress Again)

Whew. What a week... Per last post, I said I was going to be super busy for the rest of the month (with life outside of sewing) but would try to get at least one thing sewn up before the weekend hit. Well, as it turns out I did manage to squeeze in one sewing… Continue reading Retro Butterick 5605 (And Why I Will Probably Never Sew This Dress Again)