Lise N

As a three-time cancer survivor, my mom has had more than her share of challenges.  This year, I’m especially happy to give her a pair of hand-made pajamas – her favorite garment – for Mothers’ Day.  Since she grew up in the 1950′s, this terrific vintage pattern was the perfect find: I chose View 3, [...]


This August, I’ll be attending a family wedding ‘down the shore.’  (That’s at the beach, in Jersey-speak).  So, the conditions for dancing will be hot and muggy.  I’d love to sew a dress from my vintage pattern stash, picture below. Please share your thoughts.  Which dress would work best for a family wedding?  Originally, I [...]