I'm Ann. I've been sewing since I was 9. My first project was a denim wrap skirt. Thrifting is a way of life for me - both eco-chic and financially savvy.

Winter Capsule Wardrobe to Sew

Winter black and white capsule cozy sewing patterns

Be cozy AND stylish in 5 pieces in a winter capsule to sew yourself. These are perfect for travel, with stretch fabrics, cozy knits and comfy booties to wear with them. They are super easy to sew even for beginners.…

Making time to sew


Making time to sew. Making time. What a weird phrase. We don’t make time, we have it. And no matter how rich we are, or poor, we all get the exact same 24 hours per day. Sometimes some of us…

Fall mini capsule wardrobe to sew

Looking to welcome the new season? Sew two garments to work with one you already have to create a fall mini capsule wardrobe to sew. These are my fall 2022 picks. Video: Fabric stash selection for 2022 fall mini capsule…