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Summer Sailboat Wiksten Tank

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I picked up the Wiksten Tank pattern after spotting a sample of the tank at Fancy Tiger Crafts in Denver. It was made of some awesome Liberty of London fabric and I immediately wanted to make the exact same one too – so I quickly snatched up the pattern and the same fabric. It must have […]

Tutorial | Super Easy Elastic Waistband Skirt

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Winter stuck around a little longer than normal this year in Colorado, but it’s finally feeling like summer! To celebrate this warm weather and Skirt Week  (Hooray!!!), I whipped up this super duper easy elastic waistband skirt. Want to make one too? Supplies: 1 inch elastic Fabric (I used Anna Maria Horner’s Field Study Voile […]

Colette Patterns Peony Dress

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Whoohoo! It’s a miracle! I’ve finally finished my Peony Dress by Colette Patterns! I signed up to make this dress at a 2 part class that Fabric Bliss, my fav local fabric shop and sewing studio, was teaching. The Peony is labeled at a beginner level, so I thought it would be the perfect dress to […]

Mission Maxi Dress

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I’ve taken more classes than I can count at my favorite local fabric boutique and sewing studio, Fabric Bliss, and I was so excited when I heard they were ordering sergers! I had never used a serger before but I knew they were amazing. Turns out, they are just as wonderful as I had though […]

Tutorial | Mitered Corner Napkins

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This year I wanted to make something extra special for my sweet momma for Mother’s Day. For my wedding, my mom spent hours helping me cut out fabric for napkins with pinking shears. We knew we’d never be able to sew them all if we wanted to keep our sanity, so we left them with […]