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Butterick 6045

I’ve put the blue blouse together and it is hideous, it doesn’t look too bad on the Dress Form though it still doesn’t look much like the picture on the packet. 170 more words


Friday Night Jammin

Call them what you want…pj’s, jammies, Friday casuals, “Pharrell Williams” pants…

These comfy cotton cozy pants or capris are not your grandma’s pajama pants! Wear them around the house, playing with the kids, out to coffee, or even as scrubs! 104 more words


Skirt making continued...

Why stop at one when you can make two…or more?

Summer, I’m ready.

I found a selection of pretty Spring/Summer fabrics at Spotlight last weekend, so very pleased!


Indie4Less, Half a Dozen Edition: Emery Dress by Christine Haynes

The number (6 total) of Big 4 alternatives to this indie dress proves something about fashion design, for sure.

  1. New Look 6723
  2. Vogue 8667
  3. Butterick 5982…
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Butterick B5043 : 2 Hour Skirt Pattern

Don’t you love it when a pattern test works out better than expected and you end up with something wearable?! I found a pile of unused patterns in my recent craft room spring clean, and desperate for some new summer clothes as I always am, I whipped up a skirt with a “Fast and Easy 2 Hour Pattern”, … 106 more words


Fall Essentials Sew Along - My Plan

So, I meant to post this a couple weeks ago, then I got whatever it is that’s been going around here. Yuck. I’m finally catching up. 1,259 more words

Hobbies And Crafts

For my young niece: double flounce in pink denim (Butterick 4593)

My sister and her family also had a major move this summer, and her first grade daughter left Catholic school for public school.  During back-to school shopping, my sister lamented the fashions available to my niece in terms of age-appropriateness, quality and styles.  578 more words