Tag Archives: Arts

True Bias

Although I’ve been sewing for many years, I’ve just completed my first bias skirt.  A medium weight tightly woven cotton print is the fabric.  I did much research on this and found some basics. Most of the advice was to … Continue reading

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Beatrice the Dummy

Meet Beatrice, she is my dressform and my darling Richard lugged her out of the storage unit  a few weeks ago to assist me.  I’ve been working on on my Pattern Master Boutique for Knits and getting really excited at the … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cameras

Bonding takes time. I bond with my sewing machines and even my pots. This is  especially true for me when it comes to cameras. I love my Olympus C2100 so much, I had trouble bonding with the Olympus E500 and … Continue reading

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Fun and Easy Pillow Cases

Pillow cases are easy and fun to make. If you need to use up some of your “stash,” pillow cases fill the bill perfectly. They make wonderful gifts and even kids love them. You can use whimsical fabrics, or artsy … Continue reading

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Sewing and Machine Embroidery

I love sewing, all kinds. I have a number of sewing machines and, like most people who enjoy sewing, too much fabric. I wish I could sew as fast as my brain could think because I love to plan projects … Continue reading

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