Category Archives: Inspiring Me

I tend to be inspired a lot. You might be too!

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Inspiring Me

This giveaway is now closed! Thank you for all your comments! One lucky winner will be announced February 15,Click here to view the full post »

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Wrinkles

Sigh…… These are all images I gathered from around the web. The first two are from Oprah.com where theyClick here to view the full post »

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Noteworthy Bottoms

I’ve had many questions and such about why I chose Burda #127 for the Trouser Sewalong. I’ll admit now,Click here to view the full post »

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A Discussion on Pants with Cal Patch

I was reading in Design It Yourself Clothes the other night. Just before going to bed. I’ve been having a littleClick here to view the full post »

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Interview with a real life Sewaholic

I simply could not resist doing an interview with Tasia Pona from Sewaholic Patterns. Her debut pattern, the PendrellClick here to view the full post »

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Delicious Fall Fashion from Talbot’s

I used to work at Harold’s when I was in college (it’s since gone out of business, I think). Just a littleClick here to view the full post »

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What Aging Means to Me

It all started at work. Many exasperating topics start there for me. I work mostly with women which can also beClick here to view the full post »

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Recreating a Boyfriend’s Jacket

You’ve probably been wondering if I will ever sew a garment again. I haven’t come out with a garmentClick here to view the full post »

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McCall’s 7377 – A Zip-Up Dress with…..a Knitted Sweater

As I mentioned last week, I made a serious haul on vintage patterns. Most are in the shop as I type, a few yet still toClick here to view the full post »

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Guest Post: Vivat Veritas

It’s been quite some time since I’ve had a guest over here on the blog. Ms. Chie of Vivat VeritasClick here to view the full post »

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A Look Back at Self Stitched September

Yeah, it’s now October. Whewwwww! I have really loved participating in Self Stitched September, but I am gladClick here to view the full post »

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The Last of Self Stitched September

I wasn’t able to post last Sunday, so this post is extra long as I decided to fit all of those days up until theClick here to view the full post »

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For All You Fabric Addicts Out There

If you’re going to sew, you’re going to want to buy fabric. Fabric is my Magnificent Obsession, and ifClick here to view the full post »

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Fashion Photographer

I decided to write this post not only in honor of Self Stitched September, but also because I get several emails fromClick here to view the full post »

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The Real Me

I know I’ve been a little absent these days. To be real with you for a minute, its been really hard for me toClick here to view the full post »

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Self Stitched September – Right in the Middle

Nearing the middle of Self Stitched September days has been interesting for me. I’m actually taking more interestClick here to view the full post »

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More Self Stitched September Days

I have to admit that I really love featuring and wearing my handmade garments. For me, participating in this event hasClick here to view the full post »

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The First 5 Days…..

I’ve decided to keep you abreast of my Self Stitched September adventures on Sundays. So here goes: the first 5Click here to view the full post »

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Stitching Spotlights 9.3.2010

For this glorious month of September, I thought it would be fun to feature those who were participating in the SelfClick here to view the full post »

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Self Stitched September Kickoff

So here we are. September. The moment we’ve all been waiting for. A full month long event filled with days andClick here to view the full post »

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Pencil Skirt Sew Along & A Gazillion Ways to Build a Better Pencil Skirt

Oh, Oh, Oh! I’m so excited to have a little sew along! Hip Hip Hooray! So, the whole goal of this is to getClick here to view the full post »

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Stitching Spotlights 8.6.2010

I’ve been doing some heavy duty cleaning out, which is why the delayed posts. The latest spritzer upper wasClick here to view the full post »

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Pencil Skirt Love

A smattering of different ideas to fuss up a pencil along the top row of images I decided to tackle a couple of pencilClick here to view the full post »

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Stitching Spotlights 7.23.2010

This week has been a terribly good week for me. I’ve been able to get some sewing done and go thrifting, whichClick here to view the full post »