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Patterns For 18" Dolls - Elastic Waist Skirt

One of the reasons I learned to sew was to save money. First, I made doll clothes. Later, I sewed for myself and then my children. 1,208 more words

Learning To Sew

Mother's Day Tribute: A Tale of Two Pillows, Part 1.

Last Christmas was the best Christmas ever; not only because I got to decorate like a fiend, but because while I was home I finally found—after a fruitless eighteen year search!—a bunch of things I had sewn when I was a child and teenager that I’d long worried had been accidentally thrown away. 1,140 more words


"I Made That!" Monday - Baby Bunting

I’ve made bunting before. I love bunting. I think it’s super cute and like to make it as a baby gift for any new parents that I know. 410 more words


A Colette Laurel Top .. Which taught me a thing or two.

If you read my post on my stashbusting plans for this year then you might remember this little beauty:

.. which I wanted to use for either a basic cami or a boxy top for layering for work. 832 more words


"I Made That!" Monday - My First Moneta

Hey all! So today is a celebration for me, I made my first dress! 1,319 more words


Muslins: measure twice, cut once?

The main reason I have taken up sewing is a deep-seated (pardon the pun) desire to have clothes actually fit me. And trousers are at the top of the list! 626 more words


@AveryLaneDesign's Sew in Style is perfect for #Kids learning the #Craft of #Sewing

I’m actually acquainted with Erin Hentzel, the author of Avery Lane Design‘s book, Sew in Style. She’s a member of one of the doll clothes sewing groups that I belong to on Facebook. 454 more words