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How to make a pillow cover

Hi gang,

As promised, I have created a post about how to make a simple pillow cover with a lap zipper opening.  Part of the purpose of this blog post is to teach you some very simple sewing knowledge. 1,345 more words



“You have to do what makes you tick and stay true to yourself.”

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Living In A Material World

We are having great fun in our sewing and patchwork workshops at the moment, so we thought we would share a few nuggets of knowledge about fabric for those of you just starting out into the world of sewing! 244 more words

Bootleggers Reunion 601XX Jeans

I have been extremely lucky to start the Year 2016 with a pair of Bootleggers Reunion 601XX model jeans.

This Made in Japan pair is from 2009 and it is a very well made reproduction of a 1947 style Jean. 78 more words


The evolution and devolution of denim

Denim is a curious fabric. I can’t think of any fabric that is currently so torn with regards to which way it should develop. On the one hand the traditional denim companies are doing what they do, continually creating a better and more technical and high quality¬†product. 631 more words


Get your fscked jeans darned well

Nothing lasts forever, and especially not a pair of jeans that are worn day in and day out, rarely washed and only given tough macho love. 553 more words


Systems HEBE rough selvage flower slim infant kids headband

In most cases, people want to keep their hair healthy and full. Unfortunately this isn’t always possible for everyone. Sometimes biology makes us lose our… 378 more words