Anise Muslin


Guess what? I made a muslin! For Christmas, my boyfriend gave me Colette’s Anise jacket pattern and a promise to buy the necessary fabric and notions to make it.  I wanted to make the most out of my present, so I made a muslin of the pattern. It looks just a little bit like a clown costume.

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Coco LBD


There have been a number of LBD posts popping up on the blogosphere lately. Suzannah of Create/Enjoy showed off her lace overlay shift dress on Monday. This morning, Margo of Creating in the Gap posted her ruffled LBD. Now it’s my turn with a black version Tilly and the Button’s Coco. Continue reading

Gifts: Flannel Blanket Scarves


Inspired by Suzannah of Create/Enjoy, I made three plaid flannel blanket scarves as gifts this Christmas.  Unfortunately, I only got pictures of two of them.  The third is in a red and grey color way.  These scarves are super cozy, versatile, and easy to whip up. The flannel makes them pretty trendy right now, and they go with a variety of styles. They can also be worn about a zillion different ways, depending on how you wrap it around your neck. Continue reading