Category Archives: Goodbye Valentino blog

National Book Lovers Day!!

It seems like every day of the year there’s a new holiday of sorts to celebrate.  It’s fun to celebrate some of the more silly ones too, like National Donut Day, or National Slap an Annoying Co-worker Day.  (Of Course…..I’M … Continue reading

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Throw Back Thursday…..Sort of

Hi Everyone.  Not sure if this would be considered a “real” TBT post or not since the original post only goes back to last year??  Doesn’t really matter, though right??  I guess it’s more of an “updated” post to a … Continue reading

Posted in Goodbye Valentino blog, Novelty knit, RTW fast, sewing, Strikes My Fancy, Tracy Reese, Vogue patterns | 21 Comments

January Knit’s!!

This year I wanted to make some changes to how I shared my sewing projects with my readers. Specifically the garments I make for myself by showing them in real pictures of me wearing them. Honestly, it’s just easier for me … Continue reading

Posted in Goodbye Valentino blog, jersey, knits, Overlock machine, RTW fast, ruffled trim, Serger Machine, Simplicity 3790, Strikes My Fancy | 10 Comments

Book Review: What I Wore

Hi Everyone!  As a participant in this year’s RTW Fast hosted by Sarah, from Goodbye Valentino, I’ve been planning what I want to sew during my year long fast.  There was a wonderful post in the FB group just after … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon Books, Goodbye Valentino blog, Jessica Quirk, planning a wardrobe, RTW fast, sewing, sewing a wardrobe, Strikes My Fancy, What I Wore | 32 Comments

Accepting a Sewing Challenge!!

Hi Everyone!  An interesting post came over my Facebook Page Feed recently about an Invitation to a Sewing Challenge.  The challenge was issued by Sarah from the blog, Goodbye Valentino.  She’s the same gal that blogged about challenging herself to a “Ready to … Continue reading

Posted in creating, denim, Goodbye Valentino blog, Mood sewing network, outerwear, Ready to Wear Fast, sewing, Strikes My Fancy | 12 Comments