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A Dotless Dotty in Voile

This summer I've been living in my silk crepe de chine Style Arc Dotty blouse.  I'm sure it's terrible to admit that I do this, but I've learned that if I stick it in the dryer for a few minutes on the lowest heat setting, then it comes out nice and bouncy and wrinkle free.… Continue reading A Dotless Dotty in Voile

Finished Project · Sewing

A Coral and Floral Sandpoint Top

I've been craving more easy pieces in my wardrobe lately. I would just love a closet full of pieces that can be effortlessly thrown together into outfits in the morning. I try really hard not to live in running clothes day in and day out, but some days I only have about five seconds to get ready.  It… Continue reading A Coral and Floral Sandpoint Top

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Blue Plaid Butterick 4712

It finally feels like Spring here in the Pacific Northwest.  The sun is shining, the forsythia is blooming, and my last handmade Christmas present from this past Christmas is finally finished.  Ha! Christmas morning my husband unwrapped the cut pieces for this blue plaid flannel shirt. I'd ordered this blue plaid flannel fabric from Mood Fabrics the second I saw it online… Continue reading Blue Plaid Butterick 4712

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Jenny’s back, and she’s better than ever!

I still have my eye on the AlterSWAP (alternative Sewing with a Plan challenge) on the Stitcher’s Guild site.  According to this year's traditional SWAP rules, one of the items should be something refashioned.  When I was looking through my closet trying to decide if I had anything that would make for a good refashion, I… Continue reading Jenny’s back, and she’s better than ever!