I Can Do All Things

Merry Christmas!! Partly Finished Style Arc Kate and Calligraphy

In November, I attended a “Word Pictures” workshop given by Timothy Botts. I have always been interested in how to turn my calligraphy into art. This was my project that I completed that day. The lettering was done with a Speedball C-1, gouache, and Holbein pearl gold. I don’t think that I will get my […]

Vogue 2804 Skirt

I didn’t really have anything that would coordinate with my Two-tone Singlet top. So I pulled out Vogue 2804. I liked this pattern because it was simple and that it had a left sided slit where I placed the border of the fabric. It is described as semi-fitted, mid-knee skirt. Using my Bernina #35 foot […]

In Search of Perfect Wrap Dress–Vogue 1549 DVF Dress

After I made Vogue 8379, I fell in love with the simplicity of the wrap dress. It can be casual AND sophisticated. I discovered the existence of Vogue 1549 Diane von Furstenberg wrap dress pattern and was able to win it on eBay. This year happens to be the 40th anniversary of the DVF wrap […]