• Testing the Yanta Overalls

    April was a busy, busy month for me. My sister in law was getting married in the middle of it, then it was my 30th birthday, and then my husband had a work trip to San Francisco that I tagged along to. Before we left, I told myself I wouldn’t sign up for a pattern test while we were out of town, but when Helen sent out the tester call email for these overalls…I resisted for a whole 15 minutes. Knowing that I’d have access to my aunt’s sewing machine and serger while visiting New Orleans, I quickly changed my mind and signed up. It was actually really fun to…

  • Hello friends!

    Welcome to my sewing blog! Seeing as how I’m just starting this up, I figured an introduction was in order. My name’s Leanne and I’m based out of Phoenix, AZ. I’m a 30 year old sewist who has the sweetest husband and the 2 cutest cats you’d ever meet. My love for sewing is a newfound one, but it runs deep already. Growing up my house was full of sewing machines and fat quarters. My mom loved all things Singer and quilting and my aunt dabbled in garment sewing. I’m from a family of craftaholics so I grew up trying anything and everything that held my interest. And honestly? Sewing…