Tag Archives: diy

Just Want to Share

No baby news yet. Any second now, though! Just wishing my sewjo matched my waistline. I really want to sew cute summer dresses but this belly has not turned into a pumpkin yet!! Also it’s impossible to cut out large pattern … Continue reading

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Additional SHB Makes

The Small Human Being (SHB) will be here in 5 weeks or less! I’ve been trying to sew up some last minute things while I have the quiet time. Also, my best friend from pre-school is also in the family … Continue reading

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The “Preparing for the SHB” Makes

Fabric: Navy ponte knit $8 Pattern: Self-drafted Notions: bias scraps for shoulders $0 Time to complete: About 2-3 hours First worn: To work Wear again? Yep! Total price: ~$8

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The “Nesting” Dress

Fabric: Green knit from stash, polka dot knit from Jackman Fabrics $8? Pattern: Self-drafted Notions: Elastic for the waist and shoulders $2 Time to complete: A slow-poke around 5-6 hours. First worn: To work Wednesday Wear again? Yeah Total price: … Continue reading

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The “Make Room for the Bump” Shirts

Fabric: Green spots cotton from stash Pattern: None Notions: None Time to complete: Less than 2 hours First worn: To work this week Wear again? Yup Total price: ~$0

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2014 Sewing Plan

Here are a few things I’d like to get done sewing-wise this year. Perhaps not that exciting, but I thought I’d put it out there anyway. My sewing mojo has been nonexistent for a little while. Lots of house stuff … Continue reading

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Random Sewing: The “Incredibly Wearable Muslin” Dress

Fabric: Blue Kona cotton broadcloth $5 Pattern: Simplicity 2246, Lisette’s Traveler dress Year: 2011 Notions: 12 buttons from stash Time to complete: Probably 9 hours First worn: To work today Wear again? Affirmative Total price: ~$5 {Note} It’s winter, so … Continue reading

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