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Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block variation

Sometimes you can just keep slicing blocks into very intricate layouts. This is another go at a disappearing 9-patch quilt block.

Start with eighteen 5″ squares and then follow the tutorial. 89 more words


Trellis Sweatshirt

HELLO, I MADE A SWEATSHIRT OUT OF NON-STRETCH UPHOLSTERY FABRIC. This super soft, reversible, double-weight organic cotton was originally purchased to use in my dining room, but it’s been sitting around for ages, and so I decided to wear it instead. 265 more words

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Handmade Wedding Outfit

Back in May we had a family wedding and I decided to give myself the challenge of making my own dress. I was not sure which pattern to go for and it took a while and a lot of searching on the internet to find the right one. 333 more words


Embellished Stretch Pencil Skirt

HELLO, I MADE A STRETCHY, MIDI PENCIL SKIRT WITH EMBELLISHMENTS. “Midi” is a tough length on my 5’4″ frame, but everyone else is doing it, so ALLOW ME. 294 more words

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Supply shopping

So I had a day off work today and we decided to head into town to pick up some bits and bobs. I was hoping to buy some fabric to start making elf stockings for Christmas but I’m not sure if they’re something that people would buy so I’m still debating weather to make them or not. 68 more words


DIY: Lace Up Denim Corset

Corsets, in its many forms, are one fashion item that keeps coming back to style every few decades. Models like Yasmeen Ghauri and Sarah Michelle Gellar circa Cruel Intentions started to wear corsets outside their outfits paving the way for this trend. 505 more words