I’m No Expert, Aloha !

You’d have to be a long time friend of Boomdeeadda to remember when I FIRST mentioned sewing this dress. Did you think it was never going to happen?  I was starting to have my doubts too.  I bought the pattern and material August of 2012 after falling for the lovely peach and aqua fabric.  A […]

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Measuring Up Is Easy

While I’m having a blast sewing a new dress, I thought I’d share a little sewing trick I used on a couple of projects back in July. I prefer to use snaps on garden furniture cushions, camper cushions or anything that requires frequent laundering. The Hawaiian Shirt pillows and Diva Pillow insert, both had snap closures. Snaps lay flatter […]

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Sew, This Is What I Know

Once you master a few basics, sewing can be a skill you draw on for life. I started to sew in grade 8.  We all made an apron to use in the cooking semester. Mine is purple because Donny Osmond liked that color (really).  Look, I still have it, so I guess I did an […]

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