Category Archives: sewing

Learning

I’m so excited!  I just received my video course on sewing.  I’ve been sewing for more than ten years now, but am mostly self taught and this course looks as if it has a lot of techniques I can benefit … Continue reading

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Catching Up

I hadn’t realized that it had been so long since the last post.  I guess that’s what happens when I focus on getting things done at home.  I finished a pair of pajamas for myself, after my sewing machine acted … Continue reading

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Working for Productivity

The past couple of weeks, I’ve been working on my sewing stack, I’ve started writing a (hopefully) book, I’m fighting this sick bug then that one, and like every other mom on the planet I’ve had a thousand daily chores.  … Continue reading

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Progress Report

My progress report, not a school report.  The goal this year (as in many years running) is to catch up on the sewing stack.  This past weekend I went through the scraps and pulled out all of the flannel left … Continue reading

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Feeling Inspired

Walking through the garment district in New York City was a lot of fun for me.  The rest of the family was mostly tolerating it for my sake, so I drank in a lot through store windows and didn’t pester … Continue reading

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Forward Momentum

Finishing the rug for DD1 gave me momentum to keep going.  The rug from old sheets is finished for DD2 and so is the cotton dress for DD1.  Finishing the dress gave me scraps for a quilt I’m making for … Continue reading

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I Finished a Project!

Friday night I decided to get with it and pulled out a project I started many months ago: a rug for DD1 to take to college, made from two old sets of flannel sheets.  All of the girls’ sheets gave … Continue reading

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