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Making a Chevron Capsule Skirt

The crisp fall weather each morning has me wanting to sew up all my French terry fabric to keep warm, but the afternoons are still quite warm (we’re supposed to reach 86*F today, which will be a record high for our area at this time of year) … so I “compromised” with myself and sewed […]

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Cowl Neck Dolman + Capsule Skort = Perfect Fall Outfit

After finishing my cowl neck hack for Kymy’s Dolman Top last Friday, the wheels were spinning in my head for this perfect outfit to wear into fall. I’ve been wanting to make my floral stripe KnitFix fabric into a Capsule Skirt ever since I finished my last skirt. I spotted this red jersey bed sheet in my stash and knew it […]

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Kymy’s Dolman Top Turned Sheath Dress (Tutorial)

I’ve been going back and forth for weeks over whether to sew myself a new dress for Easter or just wear something from my closet. I love making dresses, but the reality is that a stay-at-home mom only needs so many and I fear I may have already surpassed that number because of the awesomeness of the California Dress […]

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Get Moving without Popping Seams: Athletic Legging Modification

January means resolutions and often those are to make a fresh start in attaining and maintaining fitness goals. Did you know that sewing your own active-wear leggings is actually pretty simple and a great way to get the perfect fit? The Women’s Activewear ‘Get Moving’ Fitted Bottoms & Leggings pattern was written with exercise in mind, […]

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