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Another Holiday Dress!

I took a sloper class from US a while back and made a bodice sloper. I have been researching how to use it with commercial patterns we some degrees of success. I was getting...

Retro Top and Skirt – Butterick 6285

This pattern is from Butterick's Patterns by Gertie line, B6285. I was super excited about this one as I like both the top and skirt separately and together.  It consists of a knit wrap...

Cape – Vogue 8959

This project knocks out two goals with one stone. First goal: a cape! I have been scoping out different cape patterns for a while. I really like the Woodland Stroll cape from Oliver +...

Linden Linden Linden

This is my 3rd Linden. I still have trouble with stretching the neckline as I sew the facing on. I had a little trouble with the fabric separating and rolling up on the ends specifically...
belcarra blouse

Belcarra Blouse

The temperature should start dropping because I made another item from goods purchased at Modern Domestic in Portland! I usually buy stuff that goes into a maybe some day pile and now, today, I'm...
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Crochet – Circle Vest

Making stuff for the fair is really pushing me into uncharted territory. The deadline for entry is coming up and I am trying to knock out as many categories as possible leading me to...

Clothing – Tuxedo Apron

I entered sewing stuff at the State Fair of Texas in 2014 and fell hard for it. Like, I talk about it constantly and will definitely try to convince you to enter something. They have...

Clothing – Pussy Cat Sweater

I go down the Ravelry rabbit hole every once and a while. My favorite feature is seeing what other people's projects look like. I found Crochet Kitten's Pussy Cat Sweater during one of these...
simplicity 1464 shorts

Clothes – Simplicity 1464 Shorts

I do not have much luck with store-bought separates so I decided to make those instead of dresses. I can buy dresses off the rack but I can never get a pair of pants...
addison dress modkid

Clothing – Addison Dress

Nothing I have made so far has made me want to go full Mommy Dearest matchy matchy like this sweet little dress I made for my completely adorable niece! Last year, I entered a little...