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With Coffee and Gingham

Last week’s posts featured the word calico.

Now I am thinking of gingham.

And I wrote this haiku poem:

Coffee and gingham
Take a sip, stitch a project… 57 more words


Sewaholic Hollyburn Skirt

Hi there! Last week I finally had time to sew up a Hollyburn skirt from Sewaholic Patterns. I’ve spent the better part of a week taping the PDF together and nearly went crazy(there’s… 314 more words


My May Minerva Make - Polka Dot Shirt Dress

Greetings.  I hope you all had a lovely weekend.  Today I’m showing you my latest sewing project for the Minerva Crafts blogger network: a shirt dress made with some lovely red and white polka dot fabric. 592 more words


Stationary Fetishist

Day 3: My favourite store. As an artsy-fartsy type I love any shop with a big ol’ stationary section. The Range 100% delivers here. I don’t know what the U.S. 272 more words

Challenge Posts

God of Sparrows

Summer of April is always better than the summer of May and the latter is always better than summer of June. Summer of July is worst, it burns the synthetic fabric which then melts and gets stuck to the vest and leave its colour there, like a stamp of authority, as if the vest belongs to the shirt, as if the shirt forgets who’s its master for a while in the heat of the sun. 1,229 more words


Bed of Roses BOM

I decided a while ago that I would like to start a new quilt.  Something a little simpler (ok…a lot simpler!) than “Friends of Baltimore” and “To Everything There Is A Season”. 989 more words

Sue Garman Pattern