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Easter Parade: Gingham Style

For Anna’s Easter dress I challenged myself a little this year.  I started with the pattern for this 1 hour dress from McCall’s (M6098).  We ended up using the pattern mostly for sizing purposes. Next, Anna and I sat down … Continue reading

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Easter Parade: Washi for Mama

Made myself a Washi dress in time for Easter.  Love this pattern! I opted for the sleeves, a scoop neck with visible top-stitching, and added length.  To add the length I simply added an extra wide strip around the hem … Continue reading

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KCWC: Completed Dress

During my sewing for Elsie Marley’s Kids Clothes Week Challenge, I managed to complete this cute little dress for my niece.  I made this for her last year entirely out of the owl fabric but she loved it and wore … Continue reading

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Another Pink Dress

My friend, Kendra, was de-stashing before an upcoming move so I (very) willingly accepted fabric from her and promptly came up with excuses to give Brian for when I got caught bringing more fabric home.  You know:  “I was performing … Continue reading

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Easter Clothes (A Little Late)

These outfits were all finished on time, but I couldn’t share them until I had my computer issues dealt with.  So for your viewing pleasure, completed kids’ clothing projects! The boys’ shirts are the Kai Shirt pattern from Heather Ross’ … Continue reading

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April Plans

Last month I didn’t quite get everything on my To-Sew List completed.  I had not foreseen the sheer amount of sickness that would invade our household!  I also forgot all about planning for Brian’s week off (I never get as … Continue reading

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Creative Inspiration in Shades of Red

I was talking with the kidlets about my plans for my March To-Sew list — in particular I plan on including an Easter dress or skirt for Anna.  They were very interested in helping to decide the dress and a … Continue reading

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