Tag Archives: summer

Spring Blue

I have made this New Look 6976 peasant blouse before and wanted a non-white, non-black floaty crinkly cotton for another one.  I love blue so this is perfect. The pattern is very straight forward and has plenty of room so … Continue reading

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Things a tickin’ along

I haven’t done much actual sewing in the last couple of weeks other than this little top for my girls.  Shirring is pretty but boy does it take ages to secure all those ends so thank GOD for zig zag … Continue reading

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Merry Merry Ho Ho Ho

The kids are in the paddling pool.  Now they’re on the trampoline with the hose.  And back into the pool.  And and and….  Is their energy boundless? Fortunately they seem to enjoy squirting the garden with the hose as much … Continue reading

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