sewing

WIP: Aprons

I’ve made one apron so far and I love it! I made it in a Christmas print that is black with wrapped gifts on it. I plan to crochet on a border and then it will be ready to donate to a local missionary fundraiser. Its an adult one size and I hope someone finds it
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Craft Splurges!

My last round of shopping for craft supplies was awesome! My husband and I went to a number of different places on his day off and along the way, I think I went to every place that sells craft stuff in one form or another! For starters the local habitat resale shop had a ton of
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WIP: Stool Covers

I started two stool covers for my daughters. Our craft/study/office room is rather dark in colors. It has a wood looking panels on all four walls so its mostly a dark brown in color. 🙁 My husband is completely against painting it so the only way to add colors to space is through the curtains/valances
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WIP: Doll Accessories Sets Completed!!!

I’m really happy my girls like their sets. 🙂 1. Livy’s Livy selected a dark pink for her border/ trim.  She wanted a pink as the primary color, so her purse is all different shades of mostly solid pink prints.       2. Abbys  She chose a green border with a light pink. She
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WIP: Burgundy Dress - Getting it together!

Yesterday, I worked some more on the burgundy dress! I had my girls helping me on doing the pin portions. Livy would put the pins in and Abigail would take them out. 🙂 When the bodice was sewn together I did manage to get the geometric shapes/patterns to line up all around! So YAY! It
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WIP: Burgundy Dress

Last night with help of my daughters I got to cut out the pieces to make my first dress! Its another project from the “Easy Stitch ‘n save” M4567 by McCalls’. This was a lot of fun. Olivia really, really, wants to help out and do a lot more than just pull out the pins (like
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WIP: Solar Eclipse Viewing Robes

I made these for the Solar Eclipse 2017 ! I just can’t say no when my girls ask for something.. especially when its something that was this easy to do! I followed the pattern in the “Easy Stitch ‘n save” M4567 by McCalls’. I got the pattern for free from a local women’s missionary place. Its
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