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A Well-Loved Denim Laurel

I find myself drawn back to denim over and over. Is it something in my distant past, I wonder? Too much of my adolescence spent dreaming of Jon Bon Jovi? 375 more words

Sewing

It looks like denim, anyway.

Participating in the monthly challenges is a little more complicated for me at the moment, given that all I really feel comfortable sewing for myself and my changing body are knits! 346 more words

Colette Patterns

Double blooming Dahlias

Recently I’ve been watching the television series Suburgatory. It’s a classic fish out of water sitcom about a single dad and his teenage daughter who move from New York City to the suburbs. 1,097 more words

I Made That

Sorbett-no

So about that Sorbetto I went to all the trouble of making bias tape for. It’s awful. Amazingly so.

I should have known this would happen. 282 more words

Sewing

The wonder of dresses

First up, a confession: I’ve never read any Wonder Woman comics. Nor have I watched any of herĀ television series. But I like what she stands for (and a lasso of truth could come in very handy in my line of work). 438 more words

Dress

Watson...Go!

The Watson Sew Along began this week and so far Cloth Habit has posted a “gather” list and a really lovely tutorial on making adjustment forĀ fit. 252 more words

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