Monthly Archives: August 2015

At First Sight

One mid-January evening in 2012, I was at the fabric store in search of flannel for a baby blanket and I found a bright, bold bolt of fabric that simply couldn’t be left behind. So many times, I see a fabric that I would love for a dress but it is a quilting fabric and simply won’t give the drape that I want. This fabric was bright, bold and had a lovely drape. I knew that I would commit a personal sewing sin: I would buy 3 yards of fabric that I would use ‘someday.’ Continue reading