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Patterns for Pirates Me Heartie Dress

Being my kid is hard.  Mom will make you new clothes all the time but then mom makes you stand outside when it’s 20 degrees and threatening to snow just to take a few pictures.  411 more words

Sewing For Girls

Maternity Montlake

I’m guest posting over at Straight Stitch Designs today with more details on how I modified the fabulous Montlake Tee to work for my maternity needs. 60 more words

Catherine Coat

Another pattern I recently tested, by the same designer as my last make – Grammies Dolls, was the Catherine Coat.

It’s a fully-lined coat with a princess-seamed bodice and skirt with box pleats.   287 more words


The Charlotte Top by JillyAtlanta

Hey Hey Hey! HAPPY MONDAY!!! We’re kicking of a bright and cheerful new week with this adorable Charlotte Top, pattern by Jilly Atlanta Patterns… 158 more words

Kids Fashion

Montlake testing FOR THE WIN

DISCLAIMER: I actually used my real camera for these pictures; yet they are the worst pictures I’ve posted on this blog yet. I waited until Kenny got home from work, and it turns out that it was too dark and cloudy then, but this is just my real life. 572 more words

Starting Out

I have been a crochet addict for the best part of two years. I learned from my grandmother, best friend and Youtube! Along the way, I have amassed a rather large collection of books and magazines. 132 more words

Sabrina Slims for the office

I have been pattern tester extraordinaire lately! Well, not really but I did recently sign up for two pattern tests, each of which ended up being a time and labor intensive project. 975 more words

Pattern Review