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New Review: McCalls 6848 Adorable Sleepwear

Wish you had cute jammies?  You might be one pattern away from an endless array.  Today I have your review for McCalls 6848.



1PPW: T-shirt Refashion

Things have been a little quiet around the blog of late, and I am full of excuses! I went to Japan, started a new job, got sick, and got bitten on the foot by some form of monster-insect (leading to my first ever trip to the hospital) all in the space of three weeks. 786 more words

DIY Clothes

Independence Day DIY

I got a call the day before Fourth of July from my friend, Madison.  She’s one of my crafty buddies (actually, my only one, now) and she wanted to make a Fourth of July shirt. 180 more words

Pattern Review: Simplicity C2010

You do it.  I do it.  We all do it: wipe our hands on the front of our clothes.  You know, maybe they’re clean but wet.   560 more words

Simplicity Patterns

Unfortunately, I'll have to burn this top

Ok, that’s a bit sensationalist, as far as titles go. What I will say is that this would-be wardrobe basic hasn’t worked out yet.

The pattern in question is Simplicity 2189.  144 more words


DIY Hat Brim Extender - Where vanity and nerdiness collide

There must always be a first, some brave fool to jump headlong into a new idea and herald its brilliance to the naysayers, the stick-in-the-muds, and all those not-so-innocent bystanders. 203 more words