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Grunge Heart Dress

In Day 81: Project 365 Pinterest – DIY Piping, I mentioned that Audrey and I wandered into a Fabric Mart store in Downtown Honolulu. During our visit we found two fabric that I just had to buy (Audrey just had to have it), and I had trouble finding the right project to work on and make for the fabric. 200 more words

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Peasant shirt

I found a collared shirt at the thrift store, made of this lovely, silky, pink seersucker. Unfortunately it didn’t fit well, so I decided to make it into a peasant blouse. 280 more words

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Washbag 'Dotty'

Aside from the fact that this goes to show how bad I am at naming things, I quite like my first little washbag. It was just a quick something I sewed because I actually needed it for travelling, and fast. 107 more words

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Spring into the jersey dress trend

As spring approaches I thought it was time for a new Jersey dress for work. Jersey dresses have been in the sewing trends recently both the the Great British Sewing Bee, and the new book from Collete. 163 more words

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Simplicity Dress Pattern 2171

The dress is finished:  It’s in pattern size 5 and fits my daughter well.  This is the first model of this dress I’ve made; I know better how to make it next time!  Have a great day!

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Zebra Stripe Vest

In Day 81: Project 365 Pinterest – DIY Piping, I mentioned that Audrey and I wandered into a Fabric Mart store in Downtown Honolulu. During our visit we found two fabric that I just had to buy (Audrey just had to have it), and I had trouble finding the right project to work on and make for the fabric. 204 more words

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OLD SWEATER DRYER BALLS

I have, over the course of time, heard of using woolen balls in the dryer to speed drying times and aid in the elimination of static electricity.  279 more words

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