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Sunday Lately: Obsessing, Perusing, Praising

Welcome to the first Sunday Lately of 2019! If you are new to Sunday Lately, it is a weekly series featuring three prompts to get us writing and sharing. Each blogger can interpret these topics however they choose in their … Continue reading

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Let’s Do This, 2019!

Well, here we are at the end of another year that I feel like has barely even begun. Confession time, I coasted through 2018 like a bad case of senioritis. It wasn’t a bad year for me per say, I … Continue reading

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My Cascade Duffle Coat

Hey, Sewists! I am back to share my newest coat make and review. The pattern I used is the Grainline Studio Cascade Duffle Coat in the longer view B. This coat has been a long time coming and is a part … Continue reading

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Sew Long Summer, Hello Fall

Call me a basic white girl all you want, I will own it. Except for Pumpkin Spice Lattes, those are gross. Fall is my absolute favorite season. I enjoy summer for its sunshine and lovely greenery, but its heat and … Continue reading

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Modern Patriotic Star Quilt

Hey Sewists!  I cannot believe how quickly summer is going by.  I blinked and we are all of a sudden near the end of August.  I thought I should get around to sharing the quilt I made for the 4th … Continue reading

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Sew Americana Blog Tour

Hey, Sewists!  Welcome to day two of the Sew Americana Blog Tour.  I am happy to be participating again for the third year in a row.  For 2016, I made this white eyelet version of McCall’s 6742, that remains one of … Continue reading

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Tie Dye Diva: Mermaid Maxi

Hey, Sewists!  I have something super fun to share today. Have you heard of Tie Dye Diva Patterns? I hadn’t until recently, and I can tell you I am impressed with Jen and her patterns.  The newest release is the … Continue reading

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Cali Fabrics Chambray Week

This week on the Cali Fabrics blog it is Chambray Week! We are celebrating every day with a different blogger posting their chambray makes.  Today is my day to share.  I made two garments with a third that is not … Continue reading

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Breaking Ground Tour: Made For Mermaids

Hey, Sewists!  Have you been following along with the rest of the Breaking Ground Blog Tour this week?  There are a lot of great makes out there.  I am back with a second new make this week.  I saw someone … Continue reading

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Breaking Ground Tour: Straight Stitch Designs

  Welcome to my little corner of the sewing universe.  I am excited to be a part of the Breaking Ground Blog Tour for the second year in a row. This year, I chose to try Straight Stitch Designs.  I … Continue reading

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