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The Teenager's Room, Updated

A couple of weeks ago I shared our trip to IKEA to redecorate Maddie’s bedroom. She started off a bright focus fabric from IKEA and then picked orange as the primary paint color and both pink and white for accents. 452 more words

Family And Friends

A Visit to IKEA

Yesterday Maddie and I took a field trip to Ikea to prepare for “the great teenager bedroom makeover.” We planned to get a wall unit / tv center and bed with storage drawers underneath it. 115 more words

Family And Friends

Favourite makes of 2013

Pretty much what it says on the tin, a summary of the things I made in 2013 that I still like and wear. 926 more words

My Makes

New Look - Easy Top/Blouse - Pattern 6808

My third expedition into dressmaking is probably my least successful so far even though I look fairly happy here!

I chose this “easy” New Look pattern because it had a slighty 50’s vibe to some of the designs. 230 more words

Favourite Finds

The Friday Night Project.

I’m singing “it’s Friday night and I ain’t got no social life, I think I’m gonna go and make a bag”

I had been looking around the net for something pretty easy bag tutorial and at the same time didn’t require more than a meter of fabric. 808 more words


The Two Week Shirt is Done!

My shirt is finished!

I’m really happy with the end result – I had a few issues with the sleeves in the end.

Firstly: they were FAR too short for this shirt. 484 more words

The 'Crap is it July already?!' Project

I’m using Simplicity 2447 ‘Easy To Sew’ Shirt. I’m going for style A, which has full length sleeves with a cuff, and a turned down collar. 1,053 more words

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