Sewaholic Granville in Chambray

I’ve never really been a huge fan of blouses (on me).  But I love them on other people.  A few months ago, I became obsessed with the Grainline Archer blouse and all the super cool versions popping up in the blogosphere.  Particularly my favourite “cool mom” Vivat Veritas, and her stellar versions here, here and […]

The Sari Minoru

I finally got outside this weekend to take photos of my finished Minoru jacket! I followed Tasia’s Minoru Sew-Along (a few months later, as my little one was a newborn during the actual Sew-Along).  The pattern instructions were very clear and easy to follow, but there’s nothing better than following more detailed instructions complete with […]

Year 28: In Review

Wowie!  Another year has flown by!  I thought I’d look back at my goals for my 28th year and see how I did… Find a career that fulfills my passion (preferably full-time) I had 2 part-time jobs that allowed me to meet and interact with all sorts of people; I really enjoyed both and will […]

Totally Lustworthy

Sweet Jeebus!  I must have a Minoru Jacket from Sewaholic Patterns! All images from This might actually be the perfect coat for living on the (very wet) West Coast.  I’m totally pre-ordering one!  I can’t wait to get my rat-claws on this pattern – even though I won’t be making it until next year… […]