The Savvy Sage of Sewing Stimulation

Archive for June 2013


It’s fun to watch these, particularly when they are just out there plain to see – on the street.  But my students are either ahead of the street or right on top of this trend. Here’s Andrea This is Andrea (one of my beginners), and the first […]

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How can you tell where to start?

I’m up in Yellowstone and during the spring is baby time.  Babies are everywhere, and there is usually high drama surrounding them.  And every once in a while I’ll see a calf out by itself and worry that it’s lost its mom, and then suddenly catch up […]

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When was the last time you wore something you really love?

For a lot of folks, it’s been a while – a long while. Most of the reason is cause there is not that much offered out there.  Oh yeah, there’s tons and I mean tons and tons of clothes out there.  But something you really LOVE? I […]

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Molly’s Questions – The Fear Part

From yesterday to continue the answer to Molly’s question: Do you have any favorite patterns for your silk dupioni? I’ve had 4 m of golden silk dupioni in my stash for a couple of years now, but I’ve been reluctant to use it. I’m worried I’ll pick […]

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