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ITS Love: Channeling Audrey

Those of you who follow indie designers may be aware that Kennis, the designer behind Itch to Stitch patterns, was the victim of burglary a few weeks ago and, in addition to the emotional toll of a crime, lost her computer, camera, and lot of other property.  The goal behind this ITS Love blog tour… Read More ITS Love: Channeling Audrey

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Cozying up to fall in my EYMM Piko top (and a giveaway!)

**Giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Tammy!** I’m back today for the Cozy Up to Fall tour with EYMM (affiliate link)!  It’s been a crazy couple of weeks around my house with lots of sickness, and even a hospital stay thrown into the mix :/ All of that means that when I woke up… Read More Cozying up to fall in my EYMM Piko top (and a giveaway!)

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Just a few of my favorite things…

Welcome to my stop on the My Favorite Things tour with Sewing by Ti!  Ti left this tour fairly open-ended, with only the request that each blogger share his or her favorite sewing tool.  I’ll get to that in a bit, but first I thought I’d talk just a little bit about my top 5… Read More Just a few of my favorite things…

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Indigo Shibori Dye Week

So this post didn’t turn out exactly as I was hoping. When Stephanie announced her Indigo Shibori Dye Week, I was really excited to finally have the motivation to try shibori dying.  I got a kit from Dharma Trading Company, acquired a pile of white natural-fiber fabric for dying, and raided my stash for even more.… Read More Indigo Shibori Dye Week

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It’s Getting Hot in Here! — the Penny Dress

Longtime readers of this blog should know that when Mother Nature turns up the thermostat, I tend to reach for my loose, breezy patterns.  The Grainline Penny Raglan was a favorite of mine last summer and once again I find myself turning to it for my ultimate summer dress: I will be the first to… Read More It’s Getting Hot in Here! — the Penny Dress