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My Favorite Things … To Sew

All summer long, I’ve been jonesing to sew up a new maxi dress, but just couldn’t find the time with kids home from school and lots happening the last couple months. So when Tibeca at Sewing by Ti announced that her blog tour this month was themed “My Favorite (Sewing) Things,” I knew it was […]

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Boxy Boyfriend Tee Times Two

Have you seen EYMM’s new Boxy Boyfriend Tee yet? Have you snagged yourself a copy of the pattern and sewn one or two up for yourself? If not, you totally should! I pre-tested it and then got super-busy helping my kids get projects ready for county fair during testing so I didn’t get a chance […]

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Sew Americana 2017

Last year, I “snuck” into the Sew Americana Tour as a last minute addition and had so much fun making myself a red, white, and blue outfit. So, I jumped at the chance to join in again when Katy said she’d decided to make the tour an annual event over at Wild & Wanderful. This time, […]

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Growing Up Handmade

If you hadn’t noticed, I do a lot of sewing for my oldest daughter. Her off-the-charts height for her age (she’s now 5’11” and not even 12 years old yet!) makes it hard to buy age-appropriate clothing. Besides many of the styles being a bit too mature for her, many store-bought things just aren’t long […]

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Another Year, Another Ruffle Dolman

About a year and a half ago, I made my oldest girl a pink ruffle fabric Carlie’s Dolman Top and she’s worn it just about to it’s death. She’s also mostly outgrown it thanks to shooting up almost 8 inches in height, though she tries to wear it anyways sometimes. So when we started discussing Easter […]

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