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DIY to Done: Steampunk Bustle

I admit it: for most of my life I’ve been afraid of sewing.

As a child, I made dresses for my dolls, cut and hand-stitched from my seamstress grandmother’s leftover cloth. 337 more words


Syrah in Stripes

As promised, here’s the first version of the Syrah skirt that I tested.  This was before the waistband was reworked.  See the bulk there at the sides?   264 more words


Simple Cinch Sack

As I mentioned in my last post, two of my nieces share my birthday.  I made my middle niece a cute little pouch shaped like lips, and I decided to make the youngest a cinch sack to carry all her things.  497 more words


WiP Wednesday: Octopus Betty Dress

This week I have a sewing project to share. I’m very excited about this garment because it’s the first proper dress I’ve made by myself. I bought the fabric and pattern on a slight whim at the Knitting and Stitching Show. 334 more words


Easy breezy, eco-friendly Reusable Grocery Totes

I know its been such a long time since I wrote. I think about writing almost everyday and then you know what? – LIFE HAPPENS. I am usually a very organized person, but with my little one entering our lives, I am sooo behind on everything that I have even lost count of the things on my to-do list (except that i know the real list is much bigger than what I think it is and growing at an alarming rate :)). 1,376 more words


MyMuddlings Podcast is Live!

So here’s my exciting news I was hinting at in my last post; I’ve started a podcast! :)

In my first episode I give an introduction to myself and touch on some sewing and knitting projects I’ve been working on! 119 more words


October Guest Blogger - Shannon Mulligan-Mayernik

This months Guest Blogger has been my friend for many years. We have crafted, scrapbooked and had a community fair table together! I have always admired her amateur photos of the landscapes that she saw and events that she went to. 725 more words