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One Year of Quarantine Sewing

Hi everyone! How y'all doin'? Today marks a special day, and I just thought I would post about the fact that I am celebrating one full year of Quarantine Sewing! I can't believe I've come full circle and I've managed to keep up my sewing hobby for a year now. I guess you can call… Continue reading One Year of Quarantine Sewing

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That 70’s Dress Pt. 2: The Quest to Make the Perfect Dress

Hi Lovelies! I’m back for part two of my search for that perfect 70’s dress. If you were with me for the first part, you knew that my “quest” started with finding a really great seventies vintage dress pattern. Long story short, it was not an easy task, but I managed to find a really… Continue reading That 70’s Dress Pt. 2: The Quest to Make the Perfect Dress

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Blast From the Past: 70’s Kimono Dress (Vogue #9253)

If I could go back in time to any era for fashion, it would definitely be the 70s. Gosh, I love a good bell sleeve. (or a good bell bottom!) There's a whole spectrum of fashion in the seventies to love. On one end you get all the floaty, airy, drape-y, dreamy flutter sleeves, balloon… Continue reading Blast From the Past: 70’s Kimono Dress (Vogue #9253)

Sew Around the House

Sew Around the House: Donut Potholder

I just love donuts, don’t you? I apologize for being MIA lately. There are a lot of things that have been competing with my sewing time. Besides being a budding sewist, I‘ve been juggling lots of daily priorities: wife and mom duties (totally dreading Back to School...Distance Learning...uggh...), tackling some home improvement projects (major renovations… Continue reading Sew Around the House: Donut Potholder

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From The Fabulous 50’s: The Full Gathered Rectangle Skirt

Hi again! I'm doing another Blast From the Past sewing post, and today I'm delving into the era of poof and fluff and all things gathered that, all together, make up the fabulous silhouette of the 50's skirt. This look was all about the Fit and Flare, where the waistband is cinched, and the skirt… Continue reading From The Fabulous 50’s: The Full Gathered Rectangle Skirt