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Yarn and fabric shopping in Vancouver

I always have an urge to document my yarn and fabric shopping exploits in case I revisit a city, or to help readers visiting a city for the first time. 871 more words


bank holiday weekend sewing plans

Lakeside Pajamas

A long weekend awaits and I have plans for carving out a little sewing time, as well as fun with my daughter and friends.   340 more words

Handmade 365

Adelaide Dress | The Cottage Mama

I tested the Adelaide Dress by The Cottage Mama back in February but the lighting was not good enough to proper outdoor photos and indoor photos were a resource solution.   940 more words

Sewing For Miss M

Down to Business!

I’m planning action! I’d like to step up my game, increase my output and make more sales. I’ve already planned in a few craft fairs/events this year and have others on the back burner (watch this space), and want to try to reach a wider audience. 272 more words


Pom-Pom madness!

I recently had the opportunity to test out some Clover Pom-pom makers courtesy of the fabulous craft & fabric shop Minerva Crafts. You can read my review over on their blog… 49 more words


Granville shirt and a skirt

Granville shirt from Sewaholic is nowadays my go-to shirt pattern. Before this pattern, I wasn’t very comfortable sewing a shirt, but the instructions were so detailed that I now have the instructions printed out and I usually look at them even when sewing shirts from other patterns. 695 more words


Suomi-neito (Maiden of Finland) dress and leggings

I have been seriously considering making sewing patterns from scratch for a while. I already have enough sewing experience and I have basic patterns for children that can be used as basis for measurements. 270 more words