Archive | August, 2010

Tips for Productive Sewing

Dear readers, I just wanted to let you know, I’m not a perfect seamstress. No, really. And I get very easily distracted. Not because I’m slow or unfocused, I just usually have a few things on the go at once, and float from task to task. Computer’s on, laundry’s on, and there are at least […]

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Your honest opinion, please!

As you may already know, I’m participating in Zoe’s Self Stitched September Challenge soon! Me-Made-May was a blast and I learned a lot about myself, and what I wear vs. what I sew. If you missed it and want to hear about how it went, here’s the link to my reflections on Me-Made-May. Here are […]

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Something blue: more vintage fabrics and thoughts

Before going on vacation, I was trying to be good and not fabric-shop for a while. Mostly so that I could buy DIFFERENT fabric in new and exciting stores on holiday! Anyways, a few lovely pieces caught my eye on Etsy and I gave in. Three lovely pieces, in various shades of blue. This one’s […]

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Meet Diana

I’m always thrilled to receive sewing-related questions from readers using the contact form! I secretly love it, I’m flattered that you guys trust my opinion and want to hear what I have to say. Luckily I always have plenty to say about sewing, fabric, patterns, et cetera! One of the questions I see most often […]

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