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Shaky Endings, New Beginnings

There’s always a sort of nostalgic review process that accompanies the end of a year – at least for me.  I’ve noticed that many of my fellow bloggers have great posts documenting their successes and their “learning experiences” for the … Continue reading

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McCalls 2401 Sheath Dress – Breakfast at Tiffanys, Anyone?

Who doesn’t love a great little sheath dress?  So classy, so wearable, so Audrey Hepburn! Since my Washington, DC daughter needs relatively conservative work clothing, and she has the perfect shape for it, she has graciously consented to be my guinea pig model … Continue reading

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Jumping In: There’s a Lot of Neat Stuff Out There!

As noted in my first post, sewing has sure changed over the years!  Although I adore my old faithful made-from-industrial-strength metal straight stitch machine that I’ve used over the years to make valences, pillow covers and, yes, the occasional child’s … Continue reading

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Inching My Way Back to Wearables…One Stitch at a Time!

Like many of us, I learned to sew in my “tweens”.  After an eight week course, I was bristling with knowledge and ready to create a wardrobe full of fabulous dresses that would be the envy of all my friends! … Continue reading

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