Monthly Archives: December 2012

2013 Sewing Plan

So that’s it! I’m all out of Sew Weekly challenges for this year! What will I do now?! Sew at a more reasonable pace, that’s what!! And only things that I truly want to make. But I do still want … Continue reading

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Further 2012 Sewing Review and Surprise News!

Maybe you recall that back in January I mocked up a few planning boards for myself as inspiration/intention for my projects for The Sew Weekly. Let’s see how I did, shall we?

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The Sew Weekly 2012 in Review

It has been quite the year, hasn’t it?! Let’s take a look at everything I created for The Sew Weekly over the past 52 weeks! And some stats for good measure. (The first half of the year’s stats are here.) It … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 49: The “One Last Green” Dress

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Holidays The Facts Fabric: Green satin re-purposed from Loki cape $0, lace fabric from etsy $8 Pattern: Modified Simplicity 1873 Year: 2012 Notions: 16″ zip $.50 Time to complete: 12 … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 48: The “Two Favorites In One” Skirt

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Favorite The Facts Fabric: Blue-grey corduroy – I’ve had it for so long I can’t remember what I paid…maybe $8? Pattern: McCall’s 5591 view A…again! Year: 2007 Notions: 7″ zip … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 47: The “Candy Stripe” Skirt (Part Deux)

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Re-Do The Facts Fabric: Cotton pillowcase from Goodwill $1 Pattern: None Notions: Elastic from stash Time to complete: 2 hours (2 eps of Merlin) First worn: For pictures Wear again? … Continue reading

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Pantone’s Color of 2013

Can we just pause for a minute to acknowledge that Pantone’s Color of 2013 is Emerald? Can I just… I mean… Well… And then… It’s like an illness!!!

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