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Holiday Sewing

I love making holiday outfits for children.  I got started early and made three outfits before Thanksgiving so they can be worn the entire holiday season. 248 more words


Waterfall Raglan with a splash of gold

The Waterfall Raglan is a new pattern by Chalk and Notch that I tested last month. 266 more words

Just Peachy

One of the absolute joys of sewing, for me, is creating fun costumes for my children. I know most parents dread that note coming home from school to say there’s another dress-up day on the horizon, and even I can’t get excited at the thought of some of them. 562 more words

Stitch Club - teaching children to sew

After teaching Stitch Club for over a year, I thought it might be nice to have a little ‘show and tell’ here on the blog. It’s been such a rewarding experience for me, and hopefully for the children too! 1,897 more words

Angel Sleeve Bishop

One of the fabrics used for my first sew-together bag really intrigued me.  I wondered how it would look like pleated for a bishop and what thread color would be best.  156 more words


UFOs on retreat

In August, my sewing group went on a three-day retreat, and I finished three UFOs. Hurrah!

The rainbow rose baby quilt was backed with blue, quilted with random wavy lines and bound with purple. 344 more words


Baby bibs

I do not know much about babies, but I do know that stuff comes out of both ends. Parents need stuff to soak up that stuff. 275 more words