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Block 770: September 2, 2015

I didn’t sleep well at all last night. Fell asleep after midnight. Woke up at 2am. Fell back asleep. Woke up at 4am. Fell back asleep after 5am. 126 more words


Sewing, Grieving and Mom's Legacy

One of my earliest childhood memories is of lying underneath an unfinished quilt, raised up about four feet and surrounded by women busily quilting the by hand.   589 more words


Oh You Silly Japanese Sewing Pattern

The “Pinafore Dress” from Happy Homemade Sew Chic is shaping up to be a pretty good pattern for my silk crepe de chine fabric, which has a giant, asymmetrical print. 147 more words

Happy Homemade Sew Chic

Question: How to sew with Invisible thread?

Answer: Don’t do it!!!!

I have been altering the hem on a wedding dress for a client and I thought I would try to sew with invisible thread as much of the sewing was taking place on ivory tulle as I thought this would give the best results. 350 more words

Fall/Winter Wardrobe Planning Sewing Indie Month Additions

Apparently it is Sewing Indie Month this September! This is very exciting and a project well worth investing my time in, though it does cause me some small amount of consternation. 321 more words


5 Piece Stainless Multipurpose Scissors Set Inc Office

The worth of a sewing machine relies on several elements with the two most critical factors being the model and its state of functionality. If the machine had actually been made prior to the 20th century, then it is considered an antique… 384 more words

#sewphotohop Day 30: Favourite era

#sewphotohop Day 30: Favourite era. Yes I know it’s September but I’m in Germany eating shnitzels so I’ve got a little behind! Will post properly about my trip when I’m home. 34 more words