Author Archives: EBS

About EBS

Museum curator, nerd, chronic watcher of TV show marathons, married to a soccer hooligan, vegetarian, obsessive sewer.

Just Want to Share

No baby news yet. Any second now, though! Just wishing my sewjo matched my waistline. I really want to sew cute summer dresses but this belly has not turned into a pumpkin yet!! Also it’s impossible to cut out large pattern … Continue reading

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Additional SHB Makes

The Small Human Being (SHB) will be here in 5 weeks or less! I’ve been trying to sew up some last minute things while I have the quiet time. Also, my best friend from pre-school is also in the family … Continue reading

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The “Preparing for the SHB” Makes

Fabric: Navy ponte knit $8 Pattern: Self-drafted Notions: bias scraps for shoulders $0 Time to complete: About 2-3 hours First worn: To work Wear again? Yep! Total price: ~$8

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Pantone (3rd Month of the Year) Madness

There’s a design blog pitting all of Pantone’s Colors of the Year against each other to find the winner (à la March Madness basketball brackets). They’ve done four match-ups but they’re still on the first round so there’s still time … Continue reading

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The “Nesting” Dress

Fabric: Green knit from stash, polka dot knit from Jackman Fabrics $8? Pattern: Self-drafted Notions: Elastic for the waist and shoulders $2 Time to complete: A slow-poke around 5-6 hours. First worn: To work Wednesday Wear again? Yeah Total price: … Continue reading

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The “Make Room for the Bump” Shirts

Fabric: Green spots cotton from stash Pattern: None Notions: None Time to complete: Less than 2 hours First worn: To work this week Wear again? Yup Total price: ~$0

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Year in Review 2014

Soooo I sort of dropped off the face of the blog Earth last year. I did sew a little but not nearly as much as years previous. I also didn’t purchase a lot of fabric! I bought three things for … Continue reading

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