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Fixing Store-Bought Socks

Isn’t the phrase “store-bought” kind of funny when you think about it?  Maybe I should have said mending “factory-made” socks?  Maybe not, that sounds weird too.  957 more words

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Tips and Ideas for Sewing Cover Buttons, DIY and Store-Bought

As I mentioned in my knitted cover button post, I got into some online research on DIY cover buttons, and I couldn’t resist making up a couple of sewn ones.  1,357 more words

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A Cashmere Scrap Rainbow Baby Blanket—Selfless Sewing

After reading this post in the spring on Ginger Makes, I started thinking about how I do actually sew things for other people sometimes, and maybe I should post about some of them.  256 more words

Sewing—Form And Fabric

A Cabarita Top Variation, with Tips for Matching Stripes

The first picture I saw of the Cabarita Top from Cake patterns must have been one where Steph is wearing the “back” as the front. I’m hardly ever struck by the sudden need to make a pattern exactly as shown, but in this case I knew I needed… 982 more words

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Thoughts about Sewing, Empowerment, and Body Image

As we near the end of Me-Made-May, it seems like a good time to share some thoughts about sewing, empowerment, and body image. Although I get a huge boost of self-sufficiency when I’m wearing the clothes I made, I actually don’t think much about sewing as it relates to how I feel about my body. 626 more words

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