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A Creative Catch up! 

It’s been ages since I did a really creative post, for various reasons there had been less creativity around here. There’s been so much going on but things are settling back into some sort of a routine now. 731 more words


Empisal overlocker server S4D manual 

Yay, an official free download at last – thanks to a drop-in reader for commenting about it.

(click on the words “free download” to be taken to the South African Empisal downloads site and scroll down to the S4D).


Floral Robson trench: adventures in bias binding

Work on my floral Robson trench continues!  I’m happy to report that I seem to have found some motivation to actually work on this project now that (a) the epic cutting part is complete, and (b) the cool fall weather is arriving.   974 more words


Sewing a Basic Woven Tank

I haven’t shared much of what I’ve been making for myself.  I wear me-made clothing everyday, but getting pictures seems to be a challenge for me.   309 more words


Unlikely Source

While digging through the 25 cent box at Helping Hands, I found a sage green sheet with a white leaf print. I thought it would make a lovely summer dress. 92 more words

Project Run&Play - Halloween

Halloween costumes on PRP this week! I think this is the season of things I have a hard time with…  I alternate between making and buying costumes for the girls.   724 more words


A new Lady Skater dress!

Hello, hello!  I am finally getting around to showing you a dress I made a few months ago – a new Lady Skater dress!  I got the fabric from Abakhan in Manchester, and it was sold by weight so it cost less than a fiver! 161 more words