Category Archives: Sew-along

9 Week Sew-Along News!!

This year I made myself some sewing goals and one of them is to make and give more handmade gifts this year.  So far I’ve made and gifted 2 but would like to continue on throughout the year. Let’s face … Continue reading

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McCall Pattern’s NEW Sew-Along Announcement!!

The NEW McCall Sew-Along has been Announced!  Since finishing  the Shirtdress Sew-Along, I’ve been waiting for the new reveal.  As promised…..McCall Pattern’s has picked a Great one.  Here’s a little sneak peek to tempt you to join…..

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McCall Patterns Shirtdress Sew-Along Dress Reveal!!

Several weeks ago I decided to participate in the McCall Patterns Shirtdress Sew-Along using McCall’s Pattern # 7387.  Here’s my finished dress!!  I’m very happy with how it turned out.  I will be using this pattern again, however with a … Continue reading

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Sew-Along Fun hosted by McCall Pattern Company!!

A few days ago I saw a post about a Shirt Dress Sew-Along being hosted by McCall Pattern Company.  I have a “few” shirt dress patterns in my stash and thought it would be fun to participate and see all … Continue reading

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My LFJ Plan!!

The time has FINALLY come!!  The “Little French Jacket” Sew-along has begun!!  Of course I’m talking about making my version of the Iconic Chanel Jacket.  If you missed my earlier post with all the Sew-along specifics, please check it out … Continue reading

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Inspiration!!

Hi Everyone!  Some of my recent posts have prompted messages from you about how I come up with some of the ideas for things I’ve shared here on my blog.  For example, the Cut, Twist, Sew, Repeat….Maxi!! skirt and most recently, My Version of the “Marin” … Continue reading

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