The Sew Weekly Reunion

because we missed it…

Dress of dandelions

Polina, our Best Use of Color Winner,  has created a lovely dress of dandelions with her silk chiffon fabric win. Check out her blog  for more sewing details and photos 🙂 Have … Continue reading

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Challenge Winners!!!

There were SO MANY AMAZING CREATIONS ladies!  You made things tough on us! After some deliberation with Debi, Sarah and Veronica, here are the winners for the Best Use of … Continue reading

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“Mix it All Up!”

Here’s the “Mix it All Up!” group! Most of us are print or color lovers but some of us are taking the plunge with prints for this reunion while others … Continue reading

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The “Hiatus Dress” by Debi Fry

The Facts Fabric: 2 meters of viscose fabric Pantone Challenge colors: Acai Pattern: McCall 3939 Year: 1940 Notions: zipper, 1 button Time to complete: 8 hours First worn: today, for … Continue reading

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Mykonos Blue & Acai

Together Mykonos Blue and Acai were two of the most popular color choice amongst Reunion contributors this year. Here are all the gorgeous projects using these popular colors. Mykonos Blue … Continue reading

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“Cabbages & Roses” Dress by Trish Blair

The Facts Fabric: Cotton Lycra Sateen – bought in New Zealand for $50 Notions: One vintage metal zip $1, one organza petticoat $30, plus extra lining fabric Pantone Challenge colors: Acai … Continue reading

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A “Back to Basics” Outfit by Veronica Darling

The Facts Fabric: Thrifted Cotton, from the stash, probably $3 Pantone Challenge colors: Emerald, Turbulence & Vivacious Pattern: Style 3109, from the Pattern & Notions Swap! Year: 1971 Notions: Vintage … Continue reading

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The Green & Neutral

Green dominated the Pantone fall 2013 color chart with three different shades- Emerald, Deep Lichen Green and Linden Green.  Emerald, color of the year, is the most popular green amongst … Continue reading

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“My Slytherin Bolero” by Cation Designs

As I mentioned in my last post, I was in a bit of a sewing rut because of my long break from my machine, so I was ever so grateful … Continue reading

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The “Second Incarnation of Third Time’s a Charm” dress by Sarah Gabbart

The Facts  Fabric: 2 yards of emerald green silk dupioni, and 1 ¾ yard of chiffon lining (and 4 yards of turbulence-colored cotton bamboo knit and two yards of lichen-colored … Continue reading

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Vivacious, Samba and Koi

Vivacious, Samba and Koi are fabulous on their own and together. Here are the amazing makes in these vibrant hues! Vivacious Vivacious Jeans by Erin from Seamstress Erin Cape by Catja from Gjeometry … Continue reading

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The “Lady in Samba Red” dress by Loran

The Facts Fabric: Red cotton sateen w/ lycra Pattern: Vogue 8850 Notions: 1 zipper, 2 packages vintage seam tape from Z : ), belting and a bakelite buckle Year: 1951 Time to … Continue reading

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The “Asymmetrical Geometric” dress by Adey Lim

Before I start my post, I would like to thank everyone who contributed to the Sew Weekly Reunion 2013! As long as you finished your project, you are a contributor … Continue reading

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Debi Fry

Adey Lim

Sarah Gabbart

Veronica Darling