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Back to the sewing board

My apologies for my lack of posting, I forgot my password.
But never fear, I have returned.

Working on my knitting needle holder!

Closing in on a few FOs

I confess, knitting and sewing time has been scarce for the past six weeks or so. I’m just really over-scheduled right now. It’s temporary, thank goodness, and I can already see the end of this cycle starting to manifest. 843 more words



You may recall, last weekend I cleaned out and organized my closet. The bug spread because every member of our household did the same!  I ended up with 3 1/2 garbage bags full of gently used clothing, shoes, winter and fall coats, etc. 257 more words


Floral Watercolour Butterick 5750

I’d like to apologise from the outset for the headless photos. I’m currently suffering from some rather dreadful cold sores, and no one needs to see that. 722 more words


When Mom Dressed Us

   Instantly A Nightmare

Since my sister and I are so close in age, my Mom used to save herself a little grief by buying the same type of clothes for us, just in different colours. 471 more words


Butterick 5922

I’ve made Butterick 5922 before and I will make it again!! It’s a super-easy pattern that produces great results. This is my second top and fourth item that I have made for the Pattern Review Wardrobe contest. 101 more words

Stuff I Made

An Unfinished Dress

I’ve been trying to work out just how long ago I started this dress and I think it might be four years! I made an earlier version of it in a floral fabric which turned out beautifully and I have worn it so much. 364 more words