The Building Block Dress Book by Liesl Gibson of Oliver and S is a real delight! If you are comfortable with sewing from a pattern, but want to delve into simple pattern alteration or pattern drafting, this book is a wonderful introduction!
When you sew, you begin to accumilate more and more coloured thread,with every new project. For a long time I organized them by lining them up on a picture frame ledge like this one from ikea. It worked wonderful for my serger threads here. But, because the sewing machine thread spools are so light, I was… Continue reading DIY Thread Rack Tutorial
Sometimes I is difficult to find good fabric sources in Canada. Here a few of my favourites!