Nothing says spring sewing like bright colours and pretty fabric! So when Daryl from Fabric Spark contacted me and asked about holding a giveaway, I was super excited. She has a great selection of fabric and lots of bright colours that are perfect for the type of modern […]
Spring has finally spring here in Montreal, so I thought I’d share my last winter sewing project before it’s embarrassingly late.
Here in Quebec, it isn’t unusual to see temperatures around -30°C (-22°F) in the winter, and then +30°C (86°F) in the summer. It takes two different wardrobes. So each year I box up all […]
The snow is still melting in Montreal, but spring is in the air. So I thought it would be fun to organize a spring sewing meetup here in town. Please let me know if you are interested, what you want to do, and when you’re free and I’ll take care of the rest!
The event […]
My latest sewing project is for me! Lately my blog has been full of projects for other people, but I have been sewing for myself as well.
Nothing says Saint Patrick’s Day like a velociraptor! Amiright?
Someone recently asked me where to find sewing patterns for boys. Here is the list I put together. The person asking, sent me the question in French, so I thought I’d do a bilingual post for a change, and also include some links for French speakers.
On m’a récemment demandé où trouver des patrons couture (en […]
A while ago I made a comparison chart of sizing systems for women. But I thought it would also be useful to do the same thing for children’s sizes.
This is a rough guide to how children’s clothing sizes and sewing pattern sizes match up […]
Shannon is a Canadian sewing, quilting and stitching blogger living in Montreal. Also mother of four.
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