Category Archives: Other Sewing

A flirt, I am not.

But I DO love the “Flirting the Issue” skirt! I may not be as cute as Anna Maria Horner’s daughter who is modeling the skirt for her in the tutorial (Seriously? Good genes much?) but I think I look nice … Continue reading

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I have to tell you…

…it’s not that I don’t want to finish it. It isn’t that I’m perplexed or perturbed. The thing is, I kinda like this guy hanging over my landing. It adds color to my very large, very white walls. We’re going … Continue reading

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Messed it up and made it again…Monday.

A LOONNG LOOONNG time ago I saw this post on Penny’s blog. I fell deeply and immediately in love with her footstool pincushions. SERIOUSLY. How adorable are they?! I took no time in jumping over to Etsy and procuring myself … Continue reading

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Handmade Happy…the process of my handmade Valentine’s present.

Valentine’s Day. I don’t know why, but this holiday always sneaks up on me. I don’t know how I forget, what with all the red and pink and cards and commercials and ridiculousness that precedes it…but I do. Once I … Continue reading

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My mailbox.

Two weeks is far too long to wait between posts! I have so much to put up here, and at first, none of it seemed connected or possible to put in one post. (I imagine that’d be one reason to … Continue reading

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Bits and Pieces

I’ve done a lot of sewing this week and despite my best efforts, haven’t posted any of it! So, you’ll excuse me while I cram three posts into one! First up-my apron for work. As many of you know, I’ve … Continue reading

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Busy Girl for the Baby Girl!

The last week has been a whirlwind! High Holiday services (Shana Tovah ya’ll!), family visits, baby showers…whew! Even with all the distractions, I carved out some time to sew. Ok-so I had a finite deadline in the form of a … Continue reading

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Sewing (for me) Sunday!

I bought a panel of Anna Maria Horner’s Little Folks Voile (Square Dance) a while back. You may remember, that I also tried to make a scarf out of it and that it didn’t exactly work out. I love the … Continue reading

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Finished it!! Friday :)

FIRST, let me say I’m pissed at my mailman. Though I never actually get to see him (her?) I’m STILL missing my swap stuff, my VQB fabric and various and sundry other things. ::STEAM:: I think he (again, she?) withholds … Continue reading

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Cell Phone/Camera Pouch

I was super motivated about sewing this morning! Ok, I may be avoiding paying bills and running last-minute errands before we leave for Charleston… Anywho…after reading yesterday’s post about my little dreidel pouch, my Mom asked me if I could … Continue reading

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