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Hack: Riley’s Nightgown to Upcycled Raglan Tee

I’m not quite sure how it happened so quickly, but I now am the mother of a 10-year-old. That’s double digits … and boy does she have the tween attitude and so many opinions about what she wears! Thank goodness she still loves when I sew for her … it’s just that now she has […]

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Ice Dyed Asymmetrical Drape Top

I love to dye fabric and summer is the perfect time to wear tie dye. I’ve been wanting to try the ice dye method for awhile now and was excited to find these sea turtles on white cotton jersey in my May KnitFix from Girl Charlee. I knew they’d be perfect for experimenting with ice dyeing. I […]

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California Dress & Peplum Sew Along: Day 3

Welcome to Day 3 of the Girl’s and Women’s California Sew Along! Over the past two days, we’ve sewn the majority of the California. I’ve been making myself two different versions, which covers several included options, plus shows how you can color block the pattern. If you’re just joining us, you can click the following links to […]

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California Dress & Peplum Sew Along: Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of the Girl’s and Women’s California Sew Along! Today we’ll be focusing on finishing the armscyes and necklines. If you’re just joining us (or following along at a later date), you can click below to find the other California Sew Along posts: Day 1: Color Block Instructions, Cutting Fabric, Sewing Side Seams […]

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California Dress & Peplum Sew Along: Day 1

After the California Dress & Peplum (women’s, girl’s, and the bundle) was chosen for June’s Manic Monday Flash Sale, Kymy and I spontaneously decided to do a sew along this week. I love that all the options included let you make many different versions of the California! I’ve sewn both the girl’s and women’s versions many times. I’ve even mashed […]

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