Crescent Sew-Along #3: My Fabric Choice

Hey everyone! Remember your suggestion about using a solid fabric for the next Sew-Along, so you can see the construction steps better? Well, I heard you! I’ve picked a fabric that has a distinct right and wrong side, that’s (mostly) solid coloured, and that isn’t shiny. You’ll be able to follow along with the sewing […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #2: Choosing Your Fabric

The best part of any sewing project? Choosing fabric! There’s nothing like heading into the fabric store with purpose. Today, I’ll share my fabric recommendations for the Crescent Skirt. I know they’re on the back of the envelope, but it’s nice to have some reasons why certain fabrics are more suitable. Knowledge is power, even […]

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Tips and Tricks and Other Sewing News

Hey everyone! It’s Friday, and it’s the first of April. No, I’m not going to play any sort of silly April Fool’s joke on you. That’s not my style! (And I’m a very literal person, so that kind of joke just makes me mad, as I always fall for it.) Anyways, it’s finally happened. I […]

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Crescent Skirt: Metric Measurement Chart

Hello everyone! Thanks for all the encouraging words in response to yesterday’s post. It’s great to have such positive comments whenever I announce a new development in the business. I knew I was making the right move, but it’s even better when I can picture you all nodding along! Just a quick post today, letting […]

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The Wrong Kind of Fans

Hey everyone! I wanted to share a really excellent post by the Slapdash Sewist with you today. If you use Flickr for photo sharing, then keep reading! I never knew about activity feeds until yesterday, much less the danger of creepos saving my photos to their favourites folder. (Yes, there are people out there that […]

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