Monthly Archives: December 2013

Keeping promises: The Bauhaus dress

Back in July, I said I’d post more about this dress. When I put this chambray dress on last week, I realized I never had. Oops. This blue chambray dress was the test run for the hurricane weather pattern dress. … Continue reading

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It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas

There’s a wreath on the front door. thanks to Gardenmamas terrific tutorial, Felicity’s excellent execution and my fabulous fabric scraps The tree has been decorated. This important event required Felicity and Rory to wear appropriate clothing. And one of the … Continue reading

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Coral skirt

Despite my neutral expression, I am very pleased with this skirt! My plan to cut out a size larger worked; the fit is good, even when I lean back too much and it wrinkles! The diagonal pieced front is flattering … Continue reading

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Christmas jammies

Girl version BurdaStyle 12-2007-126 I made them without the leg band. Mine have red and white snowflakes and Felicity has patchwork robins. Why did I use such an old Burda pattern when there’s a version of pjs or french knickers … Continue reading

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