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Although I am keeping my eBluejay Store, I decided to close my eCrater Store because I am having difficulty with their shipping matrix: it sends the wrong (and more expensive!) shipping costs to Google Shopping, which makes me look like I’m overcharging when I am not. 69 more words


B5533 Microfleece jacket...

Long time no see! I’ve been visiting family and  doing a lot of sewing. A couple nice keepers and one miserable failure (future posts).

Here’s a recently sewn jacket, a variation of a favorite pattern from Butterick. 335 more words


Rootin Tootin Denim

I’m trying to catch up and post the last few things that I made from 2017. First on that small list is a denim dress. I bought the fabric for this from JoAnn’s back in 2016 during their Black Friday sale. 448 more words


Butterick 6297 - Lounge Socks

This month’s project for the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network was this pair of so-called ‘Lounge Socks’ for the Mister. To see more, follow the link to they full blog post: – LOUNGE SOCKS


Mickey Mouse Dress : Butterick B5882

Things Used ~

  • Mickey Mouse fabric 3.2m
  • Red cotton 1m
  • Interfacing
  • Butterick Pattern B5882
  • 14″ Zipper
  • Matching thread of choice (I used white and a red)
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Mourning Dress

One of my biggest projects of 2017 was tackling a mourning outfit. Every year Heritage Square holds an event that explores Victorian mourning customs including a mock funeral procession. 858 more words

Easy Piece-y

SWAP 2018 #4:  Butterick 6287 pieced tunic.  Using print and red fabrics salvaged from much-loved dresses, and scraps of black viscose jersey.

Fabric-wise, this is a complete nightmare.  313 more words