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Floral Graduation Dress

Last weekend my littlest brother graduated from college. Congratulations, bro-yo!  He’s off to Yale next year, making the rest of us look like we’re sitting at home twiddling our thumbs.  585 more words

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NEW SERVICE: The Girls now upholster, too!

Tara and I are always working hard to learn new things in order to provide the best services to our customers and the best information for our followers. 828 more words


Bag of bags

In and around DC, plastic bags at grocery stores cost 5 cents each. Almost everyone brings reusable bags to the grocery store. I think it’s a great policy, and having seen it put into action, it really reduces the number of plastic bags being consumed.  275 more words

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Sew much! (Creative Thursday)

A couple weeks ago, while admiring a darling navy and white knit fabric (at a great price, mind you) in a thrift shop, I found myself texting:  “Tom, I want to sew things and I feel guilty about it.”  I received this reply: “Don’t feel guilty, sew!” 1,566 more words

Growing Up

Floral Pencil Skirt

When I’m planning a sewing project, or sometimes even after it’s completed, I’ll think, “If I saw this in a store, would I want to try it on?”  Sometimes the answer is no. 540 more words

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Project Life Storage

There’s nothing fancy about how I organize the supplies I use for Project Life. It’s really a bunch of smaller plastic storage boxes that are slowly beginning to fill one large plastic container. 189 more words

The Crafty Life

Sewing Basics in Preparation for Me Made May

May is right around the corner and should be a very exciting month for me.  First, it signifies the end of my first year of grad school.   398 more words

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