Monthly Archives: October 2011

Holiday Sew-Along 2011 Part 3

Slowly but surely moving on the Holiday Sew-Along (this went much faster than I had anticipated). I finally pieced and sewed the placemat fronts together. I have to do the fill, and backing, and quilting…and then I have to do … Continue reading

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DIY Chocolate Frogs

I recently bought this candy mold on Amazon and it happens to be very similar to the one used for the official Harry Potter Chocolate Frogs.

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DIY Reese’s

I found this posted on Pinterest and knew I had to give them a try.

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Scallop Tote Sew-Along!

I’ve finally found sew-alongs I have time to do and I’m addicted! I want a new cute bag so I’m going to do this bag from See Kate Sew

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Holiday Sew-Along 2011 Part 2

I finally picked out my fourth fabric and got everything cut out last week. Last night I distributed the pieces into their patch-work configurations and then sewed the pieces into their columns. Hopefully I’ll start putting the columns together tonight.

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Sewing Projects 2: McCall’s 5591 skirt

Finally took another pic of something I sewed over the summer and never blogged about. McCall’s 5591 using Joann Fabric’s Keepsake Calico Somerset Multi-Stripe Lining up the stripes on the waistband and pocket bands was a little difficult but I … Continue reading

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Holiday Sew-Along 2011 Part 1

I have picked out my fabric for the Sew Mama Sew! placemats project on Monday. I need a fourth color though. Someone on flickr suggested grey – which I do already have in my stash. I also need to get … Continue reading

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