Slow Fashion · Sewing

Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans Pattern Muslin #3

Like my dad says, there's no home improvement project that doesn't take at least three trips to Home Depot. The last issue with muslin #2 was that the leg around the knee was super twisted. Now let's talk about how I fixed the issue? Bow Legged vs. Knock Kneed Here's where we left off with… Continue reading Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans Pattern Muslin #3

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Slow Fashion · Sewing

Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans Pattern Muslin #2

Time to make the dreaded pattern adjustments. From experience, making pattern adjustments really do need to be done one at a time, because the adjustments you make can have a cascading effect on the rest of the fit. Let's get right to it, here are the key fit issues I talked about in my first… Continue reading Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans Pattern Muslin #2

Slow Fashion · Sewing

Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans Pattern Muslin #1

It's no fear jeans month, and I'm 1000% on board! Let's do this. Over the weekend I watched Closet Case Patterns "Sew Your Dream Jeans" online workshop. It was just the boost I needed to kick off the no fear jeans month. In between watching the videos, I traced out my pattern pieces and got… Continue reading Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans Pattern Muslin #1

Crocheting · Slow Fashion

Big Easy Pullover in Caron Simply Soft Super Duper Yellow

I choose Yarnspirations Big Easy Pullover because there is a crochet along associated with the pattern. You can find the pattern here: https://s3.amazonaws.com/spinrite/pdf/CARON-SIMPLYSOFT-C-BigEasyCrochetPullover-WEB.pdf The online crochet along has been posted on YouTube: https://youtu.be/vckx3Av9LS8 https://youtu.be/z3crFFSvPqY https://youtu.be/reRPxEYeiiI As far as fit goes, I've already made some edits to the pattern. I didn't like the wider neckline, so… Continue reading Big Easy Pullover in Caron Simply Soft Super Duper Yellow