Monthly Archives: September 2016

First Fall Finish

First finished.  Second on hold for now.  Looking forward to putting these into the rotation.  A hand stitched pillowcase makes bedtime more inviting.  It does for me  at least. And here’s the close up.  I hasn’t been washed yet, so … Continue reading

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Marvel Commitment

  A while ago Gillian of Crafting a Rainbow set up Sewing Dares ( https://craftingarainbow.wordpress.com/2016/06/13/sewingdares-its-back/ ).  A way for each of us to challenge ourselves a little.  Seeing some of my favorite bloggers there, bumped me over the edge and I signed … Continue reading

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Bra Conundrum

Making my own clothes has been a liberating and enlightening experience.  Colors, fabrics and styles I like are suddenly within reach.  Each garment takes time and each pattern requires a lot of fitting and refitting, particularly with the FBA and … Continue reading

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