This fantastic news landed in my inbox in late 2021. Now, I’m not a big fan of new year’s resolutions but I have set a goal for myself to complete my Parson’s certificate in Fashion Industry Essentials this year. Hopefully, I can get this done before the end of Q1 so I can focus on my brand for
Summer Vibes During Fall
Another great cotton fabric purchase from Broadway Silk in Astoria. This is easily my go-to place on the weekends and they have such a great selections of silks, cottons, and chiffon. I ran out of fabric for the sleeves one night after work and felt immediately discouraged.Bummed but not beaten, I remembered I’ve reached out to them
Small Detail Top
Fall’s well on it’s way here and I’m so excited! I haven’t sewed in some time but I’ve discovered that working with a simple pattern is the fastest, most confidence-boosting way to get back in the groove. Since I need some more tops for work, I decided on a KwikSew 3691, with some minor alterations. The
Fall Fabric Haul
Working on some fun, late summer, fall creations so stay tuned. Until then, here’s some of my latest fabric haul from Broadway Silk. It’s a small one so I don’t feel too guilty and I shopped local! From top down, black sheer chiffon, light pink silk with purple, black, and white swirls (they almost remind
I, Sara Noemi of Sarita in NYC, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May 2019. I endeavour to to wear one piece that I made myself or altered during May 2019 It’s that time again! I actually started planning this back in March so I have several tops I’m keen to show off! Plus, a
I bought the pattern and fabric at a Joanne’s somewhere near the Cape a few years ago on a girl’s trip,. The fabric is silky but much more solid that the other light-weight fabrics that I have in my stash. It modestly retains warmth in cold weather but lithe and breathable enough for spring and
I’m not crying; you’re crying!
Stahhpp! Haha. I have a very good support system with my family. Mom, just like her mom, sewed as a hobby and as a job. Dad was a sports writer in Peru and Jersey when I was younger. It wasn’t until he got sick and had a big family party that he asked me to
Saturday Stash Bustin’
Unless you’ve been vacationing in the Seychelles, you might be aware of the epic cold weather half the US experienced last week. Besides the arctic temperatures, New Yorkers have been complaining about cabin fever. It’s just too cold to even go out and enjoy a Friday night so, I turned to all that fabric that
I want a dress form so much.
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