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Me(and mini-me)-Made-May 2019 week 3

5/15 Kit Appleton, Rose Oslo 5/16 Colette Myrtle Muslin, A-Rainbow Twirl Dress 5/17 Turner Overlap is made of what I’m certain was originally a Craftsy fabric, but that went to fabricmart as a pre-cut when Craftsy stopped carrying garment fabric.  … Continue reading

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Drapey Dreams vs. Washi Reality

Did you catch this fabric in my post on swatch organization?  It’s fabulous.  It’s a really drapey fluid midweight jersey that has a lot of shine to it as it moves.  It will be a holiday dress.  It deserves to … Continue reading

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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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Moving into Autumn (Part 1)

  Autumn Sky my first fall make, or really my second if I count my test run of the Julia Cardigan by Mouse House Creations, which turned out way too big. Alterations 2 dart FBA added 1.5″ at center fold … Continue reading

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Where Did the Pockets Go?

Maxi-length Washi dress with round collar, cap sleeves and Mendocino pockets. Continue reading

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Mind Not Made Up: The Franken Washi becomes Nightlife

Sewing a Bodice Dart This fabric is a challenge.  It’s unexpectedly slippery, gets runs when sewn and it’s far more sheer than I realized and I can’t decide if I want a shiny or matte Washi, but every problem is an opportunity.  Just as the last few pieces … Continue reading

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Franken Washi Muslin-Excitement Brewing

Excitement is brewing.  I finally made some time over the past two days to sew up the Muslin for my Franken Washi.  (Yes, I know I should do two sleeves.)  If you haven’t already joined Team Washi or are considering … Continue reading

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