Man Made Curtains

by Josh on April 20, 2011 · 8 comments

in Kitchen,Projects

How does a man make curtains?  Apparently with little flowers on the fabric. For my first real sewing project since a duffel bag in 8th grade Home Ec, I wanted to make some cafe curtains to go with the new paint color in the kitchen.  Despite the substantial gap in my stitchery resume, I was […]


Vintage Sewing Machine

by Josh on January 21, 2010 · 8 comments

in Journal

I’m pretty sure the last time I used a sewing machine was my 8th grade home economics class.  That class must have made an impression, though, because I still remember sewing a nylon duffle bag, cooking “broiler burgers,” and nervously working alongside a female classmate whose body had developed more quickly than my self-confidence. So […]