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Perfect Pattern Parcel #2 - Figgy's Celestial Tee

Have you heard about the new and innovative way of selling modern sewing patterns?  It’s called Perfect Pattern Parcel and, in short, it’s a bundle of sewing patterns from independent designers that are available for a limited time on a semi-regular basis.   421 more words

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It's Spring - time to get outside! {A Mailbox Surprise creation}

Today I’m guest posting at Compagnie M. as part of the Mailbox Surprise Series.  This series has seen fabric parcels being sent to talented sewing bloggers all over the world to be used to make wonderful creations for the little people in our lives. 164 more words

Girl Clothing

DIY Idea: Messenger Bag for Beginners

A couple of months ago, my teen’s BFF came over and asked if I would teach her to sew a bag. She was able to make this in one afternoon, did all the sewing , measuring herself. 47 more words


DIY Plastic Grocery Bag Holder

Although I carry my own fabric shopping bags to the grocery store, I actually don’t mind getting plastic grocery sacks.  Why?  They serve multiple uses in my house – mostly to dispose of super messy items (like used paintbrushes) and to pick up after Boomer when we go for a walk. 597 more words


{Top 10 for Tuesday} If you like Lisette's Portfolio Dress pattern then you'll love...

The most common ‘general enquiry’ email I get through my blog is asking about the pattern I used to make the dress I’m wearing in my profile picture.   751 more words

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