Sewing Mishaps and Discoveries

My sewing experiences as I learn to sew.

Welcome to Sewing Mishaps and Discoveries.

Here you can find my blog about my experiences in sewing. You can also view items I have made and purchase one of my creations. Hope you enjoy your visit!

Recent Blog Posts

PatternReview.com Wardrobe Contest

Wardrobe

I am entering the PatternReview.com Wardrobe Contest which starts on February 1st and goes to March 31st. I have to make 10 items that all coordinate. 2 items have to be tops, 2 items have to be bottoms, 1 item has to be a topper and the last 5 items are my choice. I have […]

Gift for my New Niece

BabyNiece-DiaperBag01

My sister was expecting a baby, so I made her a bunch of items. She was born a little early but I got all the items to my sister in time. Check out what I made: (I blurred the baby’s name for privacy) Patterns used: Butterick 5798 (Diaper bag, changing pad, sling), McCall’s 6485 (Cat), Lovey Dovey Kitty, […]

Agent P Costume Finished

AgentP03

I finished the Agent P costume. I used McCall’s 4945. I made changes to the hood to add a beak. I also added a beaver tail which I self drafted. I made a cross back seam to sew the tail into. I also made duck feet shoe covers using the pattern shoe covers as a […]

Pattern Sales

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Challenges

2016 Wardrobe Contest

2016 Wardrobe Contest

2015 PR Best Patterns of 2012-2014 Contest

2015 PR Best Patterns of 2012-2014

2014 Mini Wardrobe Contest

Mini Wardrobe Contest 2014

2013 Jean Contest

2013 Jeans Contest

2013 Jean Contest

2013 Jeans Contest

Sewing for Children 2013

2013 Sewing for Children Contest

UFO Contest 2013

UFO (UnFinished Object)

Fabric Stash Contest 2013

Fabric Stash Contest 2013

Costume Contest 2012

Costume Contest

Costume Contest 2012

Costume Contest

One Pattern Many Looks Contest 2012

One Pattern, Many Looks

One Yard Contest 2012

One Yard Challenge