Archive | March, 2012

Making a Lined Vest

I bought a home dec remnant a year or so ago at Britex Fabrics in San Francisco. I thought it would make a nice lined vest using Simplicity pattern (2862) by Sew Stylish. For the lining and the back, I got some maroon silk dupioni that matched some of the squares on the main fabric. […]

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C Sews StyleEye 23 March 2012 – Boots!

I was in Los Angeles last month and had a couple hours free to drop by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and explore two of its shows:  “In Wonderland: The Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists in Mexico and the United States” and “California Design, 1930-1965: ‘Living in a Modern Way.’ ” I’ll post […]

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