"Keeping it real."I'd also like to point out, that it was right around this part of the project, that I declared how much I hated sewing and banished everyone from the house, including the neighborhood children who come over around snack time every day. I'd like to say that I was nice about it too- but I'm not usually a liar.
Five to be exact. Two were for couches about a week before I gave birth to my first child, and the other three were for this chair. Pay careful attention to the loose fabric under the arm...
upholstery pins. (You can purchase them at the fabric store, located in the upholstery aisle.) They look menacing, but once in, you can hardly find them. They do a great job of shaping and holding fabric in place.
blends right in.
time-lapse photography. However, I'd like you to please keep in mind that there were blood, sweat, and tears behind each photo. And chocolate. I admit, (shamefully) that there was chocolate.
elevator music playing...
begging my family for a drink with an umbrella in it.
they all ignored me.
(Me, pretending to be Scarlett O'Hara) "With God as my witness, I'll never sew anything else as long as I live!" (...she raises fist into the air...)