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NICU Smock Velcro Guide

Did you know that EYMM has a free NICU Smock pattern? It is one of Kymy’s most highly downloaded patterns, especially in the fall, when it is used in an annual charity sewing drive. The 2016 drive just ended, but if you’re looking for a great way to give back during the holidays you can […]

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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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Table Runner (free tutorial) and Matching EYMM Bowl Cozies

Did you get a start on Christmas sewing last month during our Christmas in July Tour? I finally got a start this week. I was picked by Jaded Threads to sew up a strike-off (a.k.a. fabric printing sample) of her Chromatic Christmas Trees custom fabric. When she said I would be receiving a yard of 100% cotton […]

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Ruching Carlie’s Dolman for a Fall Top

With school starting in less than two weeks, I decided it was about time to switch gears from summer to fall sewing. My younger daughter needs a few more shirts since she’s now fitting in the sizing that my older daughter seemed to jump over. I asked if she had any idea what she wanted and […]

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Sale Rack Refashion

When I began sewing for my family, my main focus was up-cycling old clothes/curtains/sheets into “new” clothes. My reasoning was simply because it was so much cheaper than buying new fabric. I was learning and was hesitant to spend a lot on something that I might mess up, so I re-purposed many things into “new” for […]

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