Monthly Archives: October 2014

Choices

I just finished inseaming one boot of this pair. Now my choices are: A.) work late and inseam the other or B.) go home and spend the evening with my family (they’re planning a trip to OKC for dinner and … Continue reading

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Sewing, sewing, just keep sewing

One done, three boots to go.

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Inseaming

I’ll be inseaming these boots today. The black cords hanging over the boots are the inseaming threads, which I prepared yesterday before I left work. I’m rarely ever disciplined enough to prepare them ahead of time so I’m feeling quite … Continue reading

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More lasting

I got this pair on the last today.

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Crisis averted

I didn’t start lasting these until 5pm and the first pair was brutal. Fortunately the second pair jumped happily onto the last without a fight. It’s a good thing because I was considering lying in a sniveling, exhausted ball of … Continue reading

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Extra protein

I’d eaten half of my granola bar when I noticed this little green worm hanging off the bottom of it, AND I had a bite in my mouth. Oh well, the good news is that I’m no longer hungry.

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The Straight Needle was in a good mood

Three pairs of boots are successfully side seamed!

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