• Pauline Alice Quart Coat

    Slow Fashion Army: Pauline Alice Quart Coat

    Second up in my series of coats is the Pauline Alice Quart Coat. This coat is far more tailored in both style and construction than my Cascade Duffle Coat. This dramatic coat features many…

    December 7, 2016
  • Cascade Duffle Coat

    Burberry, by Me: The Cascade Duffle Coat

    All images by North by North Photography While I am passionate about mindful consumption, there is one category of clothing that I have decided not to place any restrictions on: outerwear. In previous years,…

    November 22, 2016
  • Ginger Flares

    Ginger Flares

    Oh man, these pants. What a difference from my first pair of Ginger Jeans! I decided to be bold and go down from a size 10 to a size 6 for the Ginger Flares…

    September 13, 2016
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    The Saga of the Ginger Jeans

    I made a pair of jeans. I made a pair of jeans. A fly-front, high-waisted pair of Ginger Jeans.  And they are amazing. It took what felt like weeks to get here, but really,…

    September 2, 2016
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    A very wearable muslin: True Bias Southport Dress

    I’ve got a dress! One that does not make it look like I should be giving a serious conference presentation! I’ve purchased a few metres of some beautiful Nani Iro double gauze for a…

    August 29, 2016
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    Summer uniform: Made by Rae Luna Pants

    When I was making these pants, my partner said to me “Oh, are you making pyjamas?” To which I tersely replied, “These are not pyjama pants. They are pants in the style of pyjamas.”…

    August 17, 2016
  • A Tale of Two Pocket Tees: Seamly Basics

    I was on the hunt for some wardrobe essentials and I knew the Seamly Basic Tee from Indie Sew would be perfect: loose enough to be comfortable and slouchy, but fitted enough that I don’t…

    August 5, 2016
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    Summer Linden Sweatshirt

    I live in Canada, so making a Linden Sweatshirt in July is not only quick and fun, it’s also (sadly) practical. I’ve made 2 other versions of this top in the past and I’m…

    August 1, 2016