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3rd time not so lucky

I was, I’ll admit, initially relieved that IPM2015 and all the contests were finished. I had entered every contest in June and sewed 6 items in less than 4 weeks. 675 more words

(Crazy?) Cat Lady Sewing Challenge

Erin from Miss Crayola Creepy came up with the best idea to hold a Cat Lady Sewing Challenge – make a garment out of cat fabric or cat inspired at least! 431 more words


Deer and Doe Virgin - TMS Indie Pattern Month

So second week challenge for The Monthly Stitch’s Indie Pattern Month is New to Me.
Make something from a pattern company that you have never made something from before! 635 more words


Desideratum Deer & Doe Datura Disaster

About halfway through making my Cotton Candy Culottes I realised that I didn’t have a top to wear with them! So I hatched a plan to make up something quick that would suit them but that could also fit in with my normal wardrobe. 619 more words

Sewing Projects

Datura Blouse Guest Post

I’m really excited to host this lovely guest post by our newest teacher, Angela Helge.  After Angela bought fabric for her third Datura blouse, I asked her if she would do a guest post about this pattern, and she enthusiastically agreed (Angela is almost always enthusiastic :)). 680 more words

Sewing Classes



I finished this dress several weeks ago but it’s taken me a while to blog it.  We just moved to a new apartment and have been without internet for quite a while.   317 more words


Patterns, patterns, patterns

I had the evening to myself yesterday and started browsing through some of the sewing blogs I’ve been following, and following their links to discover new and wonderful bloggers, fabric, ideas and patterns. 625 more words