Category Archives: Garmet Sewing

Me Made May

Thanks again to everyone who played along with my last post where I previewed my new book.  The winner of the copy of the new Trendy Table book is: Leslie Sorenson.  Please drop me an email at to claim your … Continue reading

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I thought I would share a little garmet sewing in between the Let It Snow QAL posts.  Last December, I finished this top and forgot to share it.  It’s too good of a pattern to forget to share, so I … Continue reading

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Alabama Chanin

Have you discovered Alabama Chanin yet?  It’s a business founded by designer Natalie Chanin and they make the most beautiful hand-made clothing. I first came upon this name on Pinterest.   You can click here to see a sampling of their … Continue reading

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I’ve been taking a little blog break the last few weeks –   Spending a little more time outside – With this guy and this guy   I made one more top – again something to wear with leggings.  After spending the … Continue reading

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A Fun Little Top Pattern

I have been having a little fun with this pattern – Simplicity 2147.     In fact, I have made it 3 times.  I tried to make them each a bit different – but it’s so nice when you have a … Continue reading

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