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A lot of what I make is made from limited resources, fabrics bought in thrift stores or only in small quantities  so they don’t get too expensive. 61 more words


Progress made.

Over the last week I have been concentrating on getting the viking dresses drafted and cut out. I’ve finally managed to get that done early this morning. 242 more words

Ashes to ashes

These last six months I’ve worked really hard with a dance show. One of the numbers were David Bowie’s Ashes to ashes, since a tribute to him seemed absolutely neccesary. 44 more words


So far so good!

Here’s an update with the pleats so far and I think it’s looking pretty good! The front us all done and I’m now almost halfway with the back. 19 more words

Welcome to Me-Made-May '16!

Can anyone else believe that it’s already May and we are 5 months into 2016? It’s crazy… But this May looks set to be an exciting month for many reasons, one being it’s time for… 492 more words


Quilt Show, Quilt Sale & Tea

During my posting absence, I enjoyed staying current with your blogs.  In the meantime, I stayed busy preparing for my guild’s ‘quilter-to-quilter’ sale which was run similar to a ‘mom-to-mom’ sale. 313 more words


The Big Vintage Sew-along

I was delighted to be asked to participate as a blogger in the Big Vintage Sew-along, hosted by the McCall Pattern Company.

As part of a year-long event, 20 patterns have been selected from the Vintage Vogue, Retro Butterick and McCalls Archive pattern lines. 488 more words