On My Mind: Seamwork Georgia

The Seamwork Georgia has been on my list of projects since it came out. I favor empire-waist dresses, and I like some room to breathe—the Georgia checks both boxes. When I muslined the pattern for…

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Because Not Enough Cat: Kitty Print Throw Pillows

I have been sewing for some time now. I am really bad at measuring time, so I cannot give you a set-in-stone date for when I started sewing; I would guestimate 15 years. And in…

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More Scrap Busting: Stay-at-Home Shorts

A few years ago, I used a bunch of woven remnants I had to make a few pairs of shorts. I don’t usually wear outside clothes indoors, so I have a separate set of garments—T-shirts,…

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Keeping It Cozy: DIY No-Knit Fabric Cowl

I have been trying really hard to use all of my scraps. I was able to use a big bag of them when I sewed my yoga bolster, and I have two more bags ready…

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Dress as Pajamas: Empire-Waist Plantain Hack

There was a lot of sewing going on in the house for the holidays. In the midst of a lockdown, I sewed two pretty cocktail dresses, one a velvet smock inspired by a Vampire’s Wife…

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