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Kollabora Issues

Are you in the same boat?  For a while (months) now I’ve been unable to create new projects or upload images to Kollabora, my favorite sharing platform for craft projects.  Finally, I had used enough different operating systems, browsers and … Continue reading

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Relaxing with the Birds

Some days there are projects with deadlines.  Some days there are projects that are taking forever, aren’t turning out as expected or are just hard for reasons unknown.  Some days  seem perfect for finishing up a small easy project for … Continue reading

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OAL2017-Bonus Skirt

Finally done, some day there will be a worn shot of my skirt.    I wore it last Friday and as soon as A saw it she came up to rub herself all over it and tell me breathlessly “Mama!  … Continue reading

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Fierce

On our way to see Spider Man Homecoming Finally getting a to satisfy my desire to embroider clothes with this jacket, which turned out well. It seems A will even wear this coat, unlike her Molly Bunny Jacket.  Now she has … Continue reading

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OAL2017: Mae PDF and a Rabbit Hole

Those are some of the designers/companies whose PDF patterns I’ve used.  Just so you know that I have an idea what PDF’s are like, which is variable.  The Blue Ginger Doll Mae is different.  If you aren’t familiar with Blue … Continue reading

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OAL2017: Going Back in Time & PDF Sizing

One evening while my husband was at a meeting I put on the latest Harry Potter for the kids and sat down to frog my skirt.  Soon A climbed up next to me and sat down with her back to … Continue reading

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Bluebird Finish

This was a very enjoyable project.  I feel it turned out so well because the design was so well laid out and the instructions were so thorough along with extra photos in case I was feeling confused.

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