Monthly Archives: March 2015

Washi WIP

Have you seen the Washi Dress?  You must have seen it by now.  It seems to be everywhere.  I really didn’t like it, until I saw one with the scoop neck option and the long sleeves from the expansion pack.  … Continue reading

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Beloved Old Eyes

Like Pooh Bear some old friends never leave us. This fellow with the very original name “Panda”, was my third favorite plushie as a child, after “Brown Bear” and “Baby Bear”.    I got him at the same time my brother … Continue reading

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Spring Surprise Baby Quilt

   (Still wrinkled from the mail and with the center block blotted out.) Happy Equinox!  It doesn’t feel a lot like it here as it is snowing again, but we are celebrating anyway  Birthday prep is coming along well.  Gnome … Continue reading

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A Quick Blurb on Interfacing

Have you ever completed a project, and then discovered the perfect tool for doing it easier/better/faster/sturdier? Interfacing used to be the tool that surprised me most often. As I branched out into different areas of sewing I discovered that interfacing is much … Continue reading

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Selfish Sewing Week Winds Down

Does anyone else read Scary Mommy?  I recently read the post “Me Time is Bullshit Once You’re a Mother.”  Well, today is the last day of SSW and I haven’t sewn a stitch.  Yesterday, I managed to do one alteration, changing … Continue reading

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Selfish Sewing Week: Project 2 an Unexpected Finish

A few unexpected hours allowed me to finish Old Photos, my black/white/grey Rte 66 skirt.  This is the first skirt I’ve made that doesn’t have a visible waistband.  The bottom edge of the facing doesn’t get sewn down.  It feels so unfinished, but … Continue reading

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KCW Spring 2015

It’s coming.

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