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It's like a super high-stakes game. Don't think, just react. 

I texted this picture to someone, let’s call her “Meghan”, and asked which one is her favorite.

“Meghan” didn’t waste any time with annoying questions like, “why?” “what are you talking about?” or, “who is this?” No hesitation. 28 more words


Patterns and the Eternal Argument

The first two images are pattern studies and also color vs black and white questions. I find the repeat red/orange makes this image more color oriented, though the b/w supports the structure. 36 more words

Want to be "the perfect woman" for Halloween?

The perfect Woman, sweet as can be.

Create this sweet as sugar Momma.   Her body, hair and shoes are made of a hard but flexible foam called L200. 78 more words

Costume Design

New Design - The Bus Stops Here

I am pleased to announce the release of a new knitting pattern, a hat that will keep the entire family warm this upcoming winter.  The hat is available in sizes ranging from Toddler to Adult XL and is knit holding worsted weight and fingering weight yarns together.   103 more words


let's talk fit (or, Lagenlook II)

Getting serious about this Vogue 8813 pattern ~
How the heck is it gonna fit?

Here are some of the things I’ve been thinking about. 522 more words


a quick catch-up

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my British sewing magazine finally arrived!

and this pattern came with it!

chugging along on that skirt, V8750 . 23 more words



Patterns are one of the most interesting things for me, especially when the meaning of the patterns is related to something I see and could use every day. 11 more words