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Tank Top Dreams and Gout

I had some great summer sewing plans, but as sometimes  happens life gets in the way. More about that below. Using Pattern Master Boutique, I wanted to perfect the fit of a tank top and also test other tank top … Continue reading

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Vogue 1291 Sandra Betzina’s Todays Fit

Vogue 1291 Sandra Betzina's Todays Fit

These blouses are wonderful

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Easy Peasy Jammies

I’ve had this pattern for a while and wanted to make it up. It’s very versatile and easy to fit.  I chose a cotton sea gull print and even though in my mind I was making pajamas, I couldn’t help … Continue reading

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Not meant to Sew today.

Most of you know I’m a Bernina girl. My 830E sewing machine is exquisite but I admit I was annoyed with the needle threader only working ‘sometimes’ ::sigh:: Today I was going to sew all day and finish a lounging … Continue reading

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The Shopkeepers Apron

I have lots of this adorable “kids by the sea” and seagull fabric.  I’ve already made some pillowcases with some and I thought it would make a darling apron. I also used some of this fabric to make a bag. … Continue reading

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Shoulder Princess Shirt with Pattern Master Boutique

I’ve spent the past few weeks working on my slopers for Pattern Master Boutique and Pattern Master Boutique for knits. This software is made by Wild Ginger and I’ve owned it for several years. The software has been updated and enhanced … Continue reading

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Recent Reads

2011 has started with an awful cold/asthma/allovercrappy feeling.  Richard and I have both been sick this week. In my mind I want to sew and take pictures and go to the beach. In real life right now that is not … Continue reading

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