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Stressing about school

I laid out all my pieces last Friday thinking I’d figure out the order then sew them all together. We had to go away for the weekend to dog sit and then visit and when I got back I first had to study for a midterm – so I left my block stack on the bed and opened up my books. 140 more words


sewing nightmares

With so little time to sew this week, i made a start on Simplicity 1692 with a lovely synthetic taffeta.

Stitched darts and tucks then pressed… 31 more words


Around the World Blog Hop

My sewing and blogging friend Renee (Nearest the pin) invited me to participate in the Around the World Blog Hop, well it was a bit while ago. 807 more words


On stretching and 20 yards of narrow hems

Never fear, dear readers, I’m still plugging away at my costume, Simplicity 1300. Victory is mine! Except…there are just so many steps. Make the muslin. 265 more words


Something for me :-)

A lot of my sewing at the moment hasn’t been for me.  I haven’t made a garment for myself since the vintage dresses and the vintage pledge… 375 more words


Hello and Welcome. As you can see I am playing catch up with my blogging. I have spent a couple of days at the computer writing and getting the photos ready for posting. 855 more words