Category Archives: Sewing

Copied a Shirt – Now I have three more

I copied a shirt and now I have three more just like it. Well, almost like the original. My husband bought be a shirt from LL Bean. I love it. It is a lovely henley type shirt. It is made … Continue reading

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Simplicity 3688 – Retro Pants

I have been wanting to make the Simplicity 3688 Retro Pants for a while now. I haven’t ever made anything other than pajama pants before. So this was an interesting pattern. ¬†When looking at the pattern on the front of … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Gathered Skirt

One day I was wanting to make something different and new and found a beautiful gathered skirt video from Gretchen Hirsch. The link can be found here. I will state right off that that I am not overly fond of … Continue reading

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I love blue flannel shirts.

I love blue flannel shirts. They are my favorite. Flannel in general I love because it is so warm and cozy when you wear it. I found this particular flannel at Joann’s. It is really nice and thick. So cozy! … Continue reading

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Halloween 2016

Halloween 2016 was crazy. I don’t know why my children want such strange costumes. Okay, just my son. My daughters had normal costumes. My youngest was a puppy and my eldest daughter wanted to be a mummy. But nothing on … Continue reading

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How I put together the shirt from a copy

So in this post I will show you how I put together the shirt from a copy that I made. I am going to assume that most of you know how to sew. I am also going to assume that … Continue reading

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How I copied a shirt – DIY

This is how I copied a shirt. There is this shirt that I really love. It fits well and it looks good on me. One of those rare few. I wanted more of this kind of shirt but I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Blue Lunch Box -DIY

Because I made my son a red lunch bag my daughter wanted a blue lunch box of her own too. Also, she conveniently lost hers at the end of the school year. So I told her I would make one … Continue reading

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Swiffer mops are cool too – DIY

I am sorry for the late post, If you missed my swiffer dust mop post click here. I do have some awesome posts coming up so even though this one might stink a bit, the next ones will be better. … Continue reading

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Summer Shorts – Part Two – DIY

If you missed part one of the Summer Shorts post click here to check it out. So to pick up where we left off… This is where we should have left off. The fabric was cut, edges serged, leg seams … Continue reading

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