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Swish!

I’ve loved the Gabriola skirt by Sewhaolic Patterns ever since it came out but since it requires a lot of fabric, it had been waiting. I finally made it this Spring. I bought two shades of the rayon-linen blend that

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Granville #2

I don’t even remember when I sewed this one up. January or February. I wore it when we went to Montebello so I know it was done then. I meant to get pictures during that trip but never got around

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Sewing Dare #1

Almost a year ago, Crafting a Rainbow started a new Sewing Dares challenge. I signed up because, duh. Doesn’t it sound like so much fun? I ended up with 3 dares: make something for myself with fabric I’d painted, sew myself

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A Real Shirt

I am so proud of this one. The pictures don’t do it justice.  And it’s a little rumpled because I had been wearing it for a bit by the time I took the pictures. I meant to get better ones

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What I’m Up To

I actually finished my Granville but I haven’t gotten any pictures yet.  I could have gotten some yesterday, I guess, but we have workers working on our (one and only) bathroom and I had a stomach bug.  (And that combination

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Where Was I Again?

After weeks and weeks of sewing for the girls all the time, I was really excited to get back to sewing for myself.  So many ideas!  But I had started my Sewaholic Granville shirt and decided I should finish that

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