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A polka-dot boatneck blouse

So I think this is probably the most technical garment I have ever made – possibly because I made it more difficult for myself with my insistence on he necessity of french seams but HEY HO. 282 more words


iPad mini pouch with pocket

Here is the iPad pouch I was speaking about in my previous post. However, I haven’t used the bias for the pouch! I tried three times… and finally I decided to make a zigzag point to finish the inside. 53 more words


New Doll

I just finished making a new doll. I used the 8″ Dinky Kid pattern from the Dinky Baby company. I still need to make clothes for her, but I’m just to tired right now. 32 more words


Discovering the perfect smock dress!

So a few weeks ago I decided that I really wanted a smock dress but every time I went shopping all I could think was ‘I could so make that and it would be way cheaper’. 391 more words


Sunfish slayer

A bit of backstory, this is the embroidery design I have dreamed about making my mom for a few years now and now that I own my own machine it was 2nd on my list of things to do. 439 more words


Developing a Pattern for a Summer Hat

Like I promised in yesterday’s post, I used my motivation to make a sun hat to go with the pretty pink dress to develop a pattern for one. 584 more words


Inside Out- Fashion Revolution Day

Today is Fashion Revolution Day-April 24!  If you haven’t heard of it already it’s a global campaign to raise awareness and  standards in the fashion industry after the horrible factory tragedy in Bangladesh that took the lives of over 1000 garment workers and injured many more.   250 more words

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