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KCW Spring 2016: Kitchen Apprentice

Yesterday O and I watched a video about the city of Kiruna Sweden, which will be moving 3 km down the road.  Then we watched the video featuring a cinnamon bun (O’s pick).  It was the first in a series about Fika, … Continue reading

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KCW Spring 2016 Days 1 & 2

Vacation certainly does a whammy on our house.  The craftroom has been sorely neglected and the first hour of KCW was just spent tidying in an attempt to find the apron pattern-Simplicity 8916.  Luckily my second session went much better … Continue reading

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KCW Spring 2016 Anyone?

Do you find that your desire to sew and your kids needs for clothes don’t always match up?  My plans are for a very low intensity KCW this go-round.  O is growing like a weed, but just got a new wardrobe … Continue reading

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KCW Day 7: Balmy Day Rosemary

More details, fewer headaches.  That is how this Violette Field Threads Rosemary felt after my battle with Obstinate Dottie.  These pintucks are a first and certainly won’t be a last.   Pintucks are one of many details that make me smile … Continue reading

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KCW Day 4: Obstinate Dottie

This sea green cotton with its parade of party dots really wanted to be more playful than the rosebuds or the pinks.  It insisted on flutter sleeves, rather than the planned puff sleeves, and is looking forward to a March debut among the … Continue reading

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KCW: Slow Start: Pink Crusaders

There were plans.  Then there was what seems to be a monthly thing this winter…sickness.  We seem to be coming out of the sick phase for the month, but there has been a lot of necessary catch up.  Day 1: … Continue reading

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KCW Winter 2016 Approaches

The Emma Collection A-Line Baby Dress will not be featured this year. It’s almost time for the next Kids Clothes Week.  It’ll run from the 22nd to the 28th of February.  The theme this go around is Toys.   My to sew … Continue reading

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