Monthly Archives: October 2015

KCW day 7: Midnight Garden

KCW day 7=Fail.  I wrapped my mind around the how to and got sweater sleeve leggings cut out for A.  Then the day filled with baking, cooking, cleaning, hosting and 2 small children. After tucking the little ones in I sat down for just … Continue reading

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KCW Fall 2015 Days 5 & 6: Winsome Refashioned Nightie

A will get a chance to wear this for the first time tonite. It is made from a set of PJ’s that included the tank on the left.  The tank didn’t provide enough fabric for A’s nightgown so I cut the … Continue reading

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Fall 2015 KCW: Snowy Upcycled Dress

It’s the return of upcycling sweaters to make warm dresses that will cover A’s bottom and some of her legs.  She gets cold easier than ever now that she is on the run and losing her baby fat.  This was … Continue reading

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KCW Day 2 & 3: Fairytale Costumes

Turning the Lucky Girl Dress I’d wanted to make into a costume inspired costumes for the whole family. Continue reading

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Fall 2015 KCW: Day 1 Progress

A’s costume so far. Warm Up Your Sewing Machine.  It’s KCW time again.  The theme this season is disguise and there are Halloween costumes to be made. You may remember my post on dyeing some onesies and the skirt and … Continue reading

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Snazzy Appleton x 2

I stole Tuesday. Here’s why (feel free to skip ahead to the next paragraph if you like): Monday was another getting old day and I spent it catching up on laundry, dishes and housework after a weekend trip, all while … Continue reading

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Scrappiness Continues

More holiday projects components, now with coordinating fabrics.  I’ve finished 9 of these projects now.  2 to go.   An old scrap container, which recently surfaced might help me out there.

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