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Workin’ Day and Night

Lately life has been all about the hustle.  But on occasion I get a chance to work on a project just for me.  If you follow me on Pinterest, you have probably noticed that I have been pinning album covers.  They are just one of the many things from my childhood that have made an…

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School is out, but I am back in the classroom

That’s right. I am back in the classroom. I’ve designed a new series called Garments for Quilters. These ladies work magic behind the sewing machine, but many steer clear of making things for themselves because they can’t conquer fit or alternate fabrics. That needs to change. Garments for Quilters is a series designed for people…

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My week with the Weekender

I’ve been working on this project for what seems like FOREVER.  Seriously.  It started out because I saw the Weekender pattern at remnants:fiber[culture] and Jessica offered to trade me the pattern for a sample out of shop fabric.  I said sure.  Then we chatted about me teaching a class on it later in the Summer….

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Meant to be

Have you ever had a project haunt you? I did. It was this dress. It hung in the doorway at Amelia’s for a really long time.  It was damaged, it had a 22 inch waist, but it had one or two good parties left in it.  I knew that it was mine to restore if…

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