Hacker Series

Nursing Tutorial For the Jocole Quick Dress

Nursing Tutorial For the Jocole Quick Dress

What seems like ages ago, I posted a nursing top hack for the Jocole Quickdress. When I participated in the Sew-a-bration of Womanhood,  I was convinced my son would never stop nursing, and I'd have forever to make up a tutorial for it. But he grew, as babies do, and my nursing days ended just like that. So instead I've taken to photoshop, and some work with images direct from the Quickdress Pattern to illustrate my hack instead!

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{Holiday Mini-Capsule} The Anthro Hack Jacket

{Holiday Mini-Capsule} The Anthro Hack Jacket

Holiday season is upon us! But really, most of what I've made for Fall is pretty weather-appropriate still. So rather than craft a whole new wardrobemy friend Kelly and I thought it'd be a fun departure from super-versatile capsule norms to mix in a few holiday pieces. Dressier items that can vamp up our everyday stuff to take us through our company-party needs, all the way through our new year soirees.  After all, our socially-acceptable opportunities to wear fur, pleather and sequins are rather limited each year (unless you're my daughter...), we've got to plan now to make the most of them!

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The Pirate Waistcoat Project

The Pirate Waistcoat Project

If you've hung around Free Notion lately, you know I've been overwhelmed with kids sewing projects. For a self-care-sewists like myself, this can get very, very, tiring. But alas, kids need school clothes, and once a year even the most reluctant of crafty mommas (me, me, me, me!) has to suck it up and destroy her sewing space with felt, fur, and/or sequins (...and her finger tips with hot glue. amirite!?).

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