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Double Moji Portion

Moji pattern can be found at the online magazine Seamwork, which I am a subscriber. For 6 bucks a month you have a choice of 2 patterns that are approximately 1-3 hours to make! 137 more words


tyranny of choice: help me!

Hello, sewists! Are you feeling the change of seasons coming on? I definitely am not, though I’m happy that the nights are getting mercifully cooler. That said, I did pick up a nice cut of plaid brushed cotton and now I’m in two minds about what to make with it. 113 more words

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Three summer work tops

I love The Monthly Stitch  – I find it such an inspiring blog and I’ve gotten so much joy from interacting with bloggers here. To celebrate it’s third birthday I’ve made three new summer work tops: 208 more words

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What I Made: July

I sewed for me this month! ME! We had a long weekend away in Maryland so I sewed myself two new Dahlia dresses for the trip. 82 more words


This sewist's wish list

Every sewist will have that catalogue of projects living in their head that has amassed over months and years, filed away in the ‘one day’ category.  232 more words

Sewing Project

Hazel in a heat wave

Do you have this too? My reaction to the recent heat wave was to quickly sew up a dress for that weather. The motivating logic was that if I sewed fast enough maybe I could outrun the heat. 349 more words

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unexpectedly romantic

I have a soft spot for the romantic looks from the 1990s. Less lacy than 1980s romantic, with way fewer jabots. (Here’s a handy Pinterest board… 578 more words