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It’s Skirt Month at Sewtropolis!

Hey everyone, it’s Skirt Month! At least it is at Sewtropolis, the latest retailer to start stocking Sewaholic Patterns. It’s been skirt month around here, too, with our Crescent Skirt Sew-Along! So let’s go with it. May is unofficially Skirt Month! You may know Patty from her blog The Snug Bug, did you know she […]

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Sewing for the Rain

You may already know I live in rainy Vancouver. On the  wet coast West Coast. I’m sure there is some statistic on the number of rainy days per year, and it’s not a small amount! I’ve started riding my bike to work, which is awesome! I get to work refreshed, wide awake and pumped to […]

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A Day in the Life

Want to know what I do all day? Check out Tilly’s blog, Tilly and the Buttons! She wanted to know what it’s like to be me for a day – so I told her! I’m honored to be the first person featured in her new ‘A Day in the Life’ series. Here’s a bit from […]

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Me-Made-June: Jumping In!

Hey everyone! I’ll be checking in on the Sew-Along group and putting together a Pre-Sewing Checklist tomorrow, so I thought I’d talk about something else today – an upcoming challenge! Our favourite fearless leader of the Me-Made revolution is at it again! This time, it’s alliteration-free, somewhat. Me-Made-June is the next challenge to wear, show […]

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School’s Out!

And I’m free to lead Sew-Alongs, design sewing patterns, and build up the Sewtionary! Four weeks of daily seminars are finally done! It’s been an intense four weeks. We had the amazing opportunity to learn from professionals and past graduates of the Self-Employment Program, all of them successful business owners who came in to share […]

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