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Sunday Morning Sewing - 1/25/15

I’ve been puttering in the sewing room this morning.  I did update the State of the Stash page (button in sidebar) with this weeks totals.  I did add all those lovely Kona fat quarters in.  220 more words


Fusing And Trimming

It took a lot longer to trace and cut out all the pieces for the Sunflower quilt than I thought it would. Glad to have that behind me. 92 more words


Vintage make #3

The second pattern I chose from Selvedge Shop as part of the prize for my 2014 vintage pledge is this Butterick 8609 from the 1950s. 747 more words


Superhero Capes

Its birthday season around here which means sewing time. Ive joined Stashbusting sewalong 2015, so its a chance to de-stash and make some pressies. First up are these super hero capes made from a duvet which has been languishing in my fabric draws for a few months since it was gifted to me. 387 more words


Polka dot Emery Dress: Bring back the colour

January makes me want to hibernate, it’s dark, cold and never-ending, I don’t blame bears, trying to avoid it. However, winter may be grey but there’s nothing that says we can’t try to add some splashes of colour to it. 444 more words


That Darn Thrift Shop

It was THAT weekend again. Good thing the guild only meets every other month.
I think all the cold weather kept everyone inside cleaning because we had a full freebie table yesterday and the thrift shop had lots of great fabric. 295 more words


Jungle January Jumpsuit

Sorry, couldn’t resist the alliteration in that title!

This is a follow up jumpsuit made from Simplicity 6959, but this time I made it from the lightest, softest, drapiest, viscose knit, instead of a very stiff sheet. 478 more words