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Froggy wrap skirt and knitting needle flower

So, I’m on schedule for Edith’s froggy wrap skirt, but I don’t think I’ll have it finished tomorrow. I forgot how much hemming it’s going to take, and the underskirt is a little hard to work with. 116 more words


40s style bloomers and an Enid Gilchrist bib - Kids Clothes Week (KCW) Day 4

As I didn’t really get to sew much (in a progressive sense) until last night, I am a day behind with blogging my KCW “makes”. Yesterday I worked on two items: finishing a reversible bib which I made using a pretty simple Enid Gilchrist pattern and a pair of bloomers for a two year old using a vintage pattern in my collection.  248 more words

Where The Fluff Goddess Lives

I get a kick out of looking at other people’s sewing rooms, art studios, play spaces …….. and I thought I’d show you mine.

This is where I work, play, hang out, hide and when I shut the door, I can sing along too. 144 more words


Giant Comforts

While lounging around in my room I realized I had nothing on my bed that I could lean against. So I took all the scraps that I had lying around and made several strips and finally sewed that together into one giant piece of fabric. 46 more words



So I found that I had a lot of plain buttons in my room and although plain buttons are great for the eyes of small and fluffy creatures, I wanted them more for clothing purposed. 50 more words


Taking pattern up one size.

Since Kwik Sew 3884 didn’t go up to my husband’s size. (the largest size is one size smaller than he wears) I needed to size it up one size. 139 more words


Venture into the world of dressmaking.

This actually isn’t my first try at dressmaking. When I first got my machine I did make a small top for a much smaller Rockette, but by the time I finished it she had already grown out of it, now it sits at a bottom of a draw. 322 more words

Dress Making