Monthly Archives: January 2019

Snow White Holiday

This gorgeous quilted double knit kicked the Cashmerette Turner up a notch for the holidays. As a knit that frays this required zigzagging the seams-I really need to learn how to use my serger. This fabric is less stretchy than … Continue reading

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Languishing Pajamas-Closet Case Patterns Carolyn Pajama Hack

After determining that the Closet Case Files Carolyn Pajamas might not be for me due to the fact that they are pajamas (With the dreaded pants) instead of a nightgown, it eventually occurred to me that I could simply lengthen … Continue reading

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This year’s #makenine is going to be totally different than last.  My wardrobe is no longer in crisis mode.  Last year’s make nine gives me a few TNT patterns and several wardrobe items to get me  through each season and … Continue reading

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Finished Modern Folk Embroidery 2018 SAL

Love this project for a multitude of reasons. Can’t want to see it hanging in my living room. This pattern is still available from Modern Folk Embroidery and there is a new 2019 SAL too. The instagram crew are very … Continue reading

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The Plan 1-Burda 05/2017 112B 2-Cashmerette Turner 3-Deer and Doe-Fumeterre 4-Simplicity-1692 5-Blank Slate Patterns-Pocketful of Poesies 6-McCalls-7081 7-Cashmerette-Appleton 8-Pauline Alice-Rosari Skirt 9- Sis Boom-Carolina Mae The Reality 1-Chevron Lace Cardigan 2-Burda-05/2017 #112B 3-Cashmerette-Turner 4-Cashmerette-Appleton 5-Cashmerette-Ipswich 6-Simplicity 1692 7-Pauline Alice-Rosari 8-Sis … Continue reading

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Summer Sweater, Autumn Dress

While I was on hiatus, another Cashmerette Turner joined my wardrobe. A fall floral in maroon extended to maxi length and with my scoop neck and all the other alterations of the previous this one should get plenty of wear. … Continue reading

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