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Hemmed Pants

I recently realized that one of my pairs of pants is a bit too short. Then I realized another one of my pants is a bit too long. 193 more words

Arts & Crafts

WIP: Mimic shawl

The shawl has grown some more. The initial triangle complete, you start working out from one side to form an extension and end up with a trapezoid. 447 more words


Handmade |Foxy Cardigan (NewLook 6378)

The foxes are here, the foxes are here! Yes this is a perfectly lovely and breezy summer weight cardigan – for saving you from a little breeze or sun – but let’s cut the fluff, the fox is the real reason this thing is a stunner. 338 more words


Teaching my Husband to Sew

I taught my husband how to sew this past weekend. Yup, I’m serious. He has been casually saying, “You could teach me” or walking into my sewing room and looking at my machines as I rethread them, etc. 643 more words

I come with baggage - Made by Rae backpack and McCall's M5824 messenger bag

Dear constant reader, sorry for the long delay between posts again. My machines are in dire need of a service and production has ground to a halt. 729 more words


#SewingBlogger Thursday: #Sew a pair of summer shorts for vintage Tammy #dolls

Today I’m sharing my shorts/ pants and sleeveless top patterns for Tammy dolls. You saw this pattern earlier this year, when I posted it as pajama pants. 232 more words


Clamshell Pouches a Collaboration with Primrose Fabrics

When Cinzia from Primose Fabrics asked me if I would like to collaborate with her again I immediately said yes!

Based in Italy she collaborates with talented illustrators from all over the world to create unique and SUPER sweet organic fabric collections. 234 more words