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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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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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An Almost Sinclair Valley Skater Dress

I love knit dress patterns that I can use to build my wardrobe with a million variations. The Muse Natalie dress and my Plaintain dress hack are great examples of patterns that can be made…

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The Austin Top

This past January, we spent a week in Austin. Before our trip, we spent a lot of time doing research. My boyfriend and I like to do research—when looking for a restaurant, buying a product,…

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A Gray Grainline Linden

A few years ago, I tried to sew a Grainline Linden. These were my pre-muslin days, when I would hack into fabric with the absolute certainty only granted to those who know nothing. The fabric…

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