September 16, 2015


...Being the avid note taker and list maker that I am, I felt compelled to start the Amazing Coat Sew-along it's very own notebook.  Yes, I'm a notebook person!  I once saw a woman on an episode of Hoarder's and her entire house was FILLED with notebooks - Egad!

Erica is sharing a wealth of tailoring information (some of which I already knew - but a whole lot more that I didn't! I don't mind telling you that it's hard for a working girl to keep up with it all.  And with everything else going on in my life, it's hard to remember it all too.  I let paper remember so I can forget - at least temporarily.

With the notebook, I don't have to keep flipping back and forth through all of the posts (because information is coming so fast) to find previously listed information that I need. 

What could easily be referred to scribble scrabble will become a useful reference for this project and for future coats to come.   Be on the lookout later for my almighty (I can see light at the end of the tunnel project) "Finish Line List" that is sure to follow...


  1. I wish I could be this organized... I love the idea of making lists and I do..but then lose or forget them. I must try harder.

  2. Margo I've always had a bad habit of making notes on slips of paper or sticky notes and they ALWAYS get loss that's why I use notebook now (but I have to watch it or I'll have too many of them). The notebooks are harder to loose.



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