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2014 Sewing Plan: The “Candy Striper” Dress

2014 Sewing Plan: Project 1 Fabric: Coral striped jersey knit from Michael Levine’s Loft $2.50 Pattern: Simplicity 2211 (with plenty of modifications) Year: 2011 Notions: Scraps of bias to reinforce shoulders Time to complete: Probably 6 hours First worn: For … Continue reading

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2013 Sewing Plan: The “I Made It My Plan” Dress

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 6 Fabric: Coral semi-mystery fabric from Mood $14 Pattern: Tunic from Great British Sewing Bee book Year: 2013 Notions: Nothing but thread Time to complete: Probably over 8 hours. I was slow. First worn: To work … Continue reading

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Random Sewing: The “Jessica Fletcher Is My Spirit Animal” Dress

Fabric: Pink dot cotton by Sevenberry $14, panel print cotton $13 both from Mood L.A., cotton muslin scraps from stash Pattern: Butterick 3100 Year: 1985 Notions: self-made bias tape, 1/4″ elastic, 11 buttons – all from stash Time to complete: … Continue reading

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Mood L.A. Adventure

Well I’ve officially received 100% more comments on my giveaway post than I thought I would! There’s still plenty of time to enter so go do that now! Anyway, I’m back in Michigan. And it hasn’t stopped snowing! Oh, Southern … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 16: The “Fresh and Free” Top

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Pink The Facts Fabric: Pink gingham from mom’s stash & refashioned from Buttons challenge. Pattern: Simplicity 2593 view B Year: 2009 Notions: Thread, self-made bias tape Time to complete: 4 hours … Continue reading

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One Week, One Pattern: Day 5

May I now present part five (man, this week is going fast!) of “One Week, One Pattern”. Today’s top has never made an appearance on this blog until now! I submitted it to Made By Rae’s “Spring Top Sew Along” last … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 1: The “Buttons, Buttons, Who’s Got the Buttons” Dress

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly where I am sporadically participating in their 52-week challenges. This week’s theme was buttons. The Facts Fabric: Pink gingham from mom’s stash, ivory stretch jersey ~$7 Pattern: A modified Sorbetto top … Continue reading

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