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Stashcation Garment #1: Colette's Myrtle & A Giveaway at Born to Reign Athletics

I’m on staycation this week and am having a stashcation! What’s a stashcation?

Basically, you take this:

And plan this:

And then sew, sew, sew. 880 more words

Completed Sewing Projects

Colette Mabel skirt!

I finished this lovely easy to make mini skirt a while back. Meanwhile I have worn it and washed it several times – it washes well! 61 more words

Completed Projects

A Raspberry Moneta

Crumbs! This blogging lark requires serious narcissistic tendencies. I wasn’t expecting to be cavorting for the camera when I began my adventures in fabric. But, for the sake of sewing, and since it’s just you and me, here is my raspberry Moneta from… 211 more words

Happily Breaking the Rules!

I know Jake told me I couldn’t sew this weekend, but I TOTALLY cheated! I didn’t wake up early, but EVERYONE else in the family slept in, so I had a couple hours to myself, then once Jake DID wake up, he kindly fed the kids breakfast and let me finish my little project :) That project was the brand new… 544 more words


Saturday Slips Past

I did some chores around the house and went to the gym (in Gap body which is wonderfully comfortable and tragically clingy). Then I updated the pattern database and considered what to make next. 487 more words

Taking The Day Off

The Colette Moneta Dress... and some Happy Nine Month News!!

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything here, and I’m happy to (finally!) announce here that Jose and I are expecting a baby!!

We found out the happy news in March, and told our family and close friends in late April. 1,164 more words

Colette Patterns

Rare Unselfish Sewing: Walden Patterns by Colette Negroni shirt

Sorry, there was a delay in getting this posted as I forgot my Flickr details so couldn’t get to the pictures.   All sorted now and I’ve written them done, so shouldn’t forget again. 594 more words