Archive | February, 2011

Grainlines, and when can you ignore them?

Thanks for all the feedback on the Sew-Along! I really appreciate everyone’s comments, especially those that spoke up with what they didn’t like. You’re not offending me! It’s great to hear all the little ways I could make it better next time. Today’s question: when can you ignore the grainline? When can you disregard the […]

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Rate the Pendrell Sew-Along!

Things are busy these days, no time to sew anything new! So today’s post is a question: now that the Pendrell Sew-Along is over, what do you think? Did you enjoy the Pendrell Blouse Sew-Along? Was it what you thought it would be, and is there anything we should do differently next time? This was […]

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More Pendrell Blouses by You, Round 3!

Hello everyone! Hope you enjoyed a romantic night with your sweetie, or a blissfully single night of eating ice cream and hanging out with girlfriends. (Or perhaps a quiet night of sewing!) I turned off the computer for the evening and enjoyed a lovely night in with Mr Sewaholic. He brought me a beautiful bouquet […]

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More Pendrell Blouses by You, Round 2!

Happy Monday, everyone! Today I’m showing off some of the beautiful Pendrell Blouses I’ve seen now that the Sew-Along is over. There are so many, I might have to post a Round 3 and a Round 4! I could even start grouping them together in themes: florals, dots, solids. I didn’t have a chance to […]

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A Vintage Vogue Pattern Story

Happy Friday, everyone! Here’s a pattern story for you, as I am still tallying surveys. (We’re at 688 responses now – tons of feedback to review!) Back in December, I linked to a vintage Vogue dress pattern on my Facebook page. Sometimes I chat over there, ask questions and post pictures of patterns I like […]

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A Massive Thank You!

I wanted to say a HUGE thank you to everyone that responded to yesterday’s survey. Thank you for taking the time to answer my questions! It’s only a few minutes of your time but it makes so much difference to me. Especially some of you who said you don’t usually comment, or take polls, but […]

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Wanted: Your Opinion!

Hello, everyone! I’m wondering if I can ask a favour of you today. (Sewing-related, of course.) If you have a moment, read on! Would you take two minutes and answer a quick survey for me? It’s an easy ten questions about sewing, and it would be massively helpful for my school assignment. I need fifty […]

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