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Messenger Bag, See and Sew Pattern B4583

YAY! I caught another fabric sale! Shopping for new fabric has turned into a new hobby but USING the fabric is a different story. I am two steps away from “fabric hoarders anonymous.” 318 more words

Pattern Review

It's Jungle January!

and I thank you, Pretty Grievances, for hosting this Adventure!

Pretty Grievances invites us all to join Jungle January so we can “add animal to our life”.   298 more words


Butterick 5953 Dress

I am in love with this dress! You can purchase this pattern online at Butterick, it’s part of the Patterns by Gertie line. I made a test muslin that turned out pretty good considering I sewed my darts on the wrong side, haha. 395 more words

Sewing Projects

What's in the Sketchbook - Volume 2 Issue 1

First of all, happy MLK day! I’m having a lovely school-free and homework-filled day and I hope you are all enjoying a (hopefully) vacation day :) 453 more words

My Sewing

Aprons, Aprons, Everywhere....Butterick 5474

After making the two Butterick 5474s for Christmas gifts, I knew I wanted one!!!   After Christmas, my favorite local fabric store for cottons had a sale going on, so I stopped in to find some more coordinating fabric.   729 more words

Kwik Sew

My Very First!

This is Butterick 5619, the first pattern that I sewed, made in cotton bought from a store in the center of Athens. I was thinking lately that It would be interesting to post the projects that were significant during my sewing journey and I would better start with my very first project. 377 more words


Ultimate Trousers

This entry is dedicated to Caroline @allspiceabounds, and all others who toil to make trousers.


My post is going to be so remarkably similar that I wonder why trouser patterns are not a different shape, particularly as Caroline looks to me to be a totally different shape to myself, and yet we have made pretty much the same alterations, albeit, to different patterns. 1,377 more words