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Too Big for the Suitcase

Since my last post, things went downhill quickly health-wise. On the Sunday morning, I ended up in the Urgent Care Center/Emergency unable to take a deep breath and an unending tight cough and fever. Thankfully, I was able to be … Continue reading

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Craigslist Finds

I like to troll Craigslist for all sorts of crafty things. I have bought 2 sergers and blindhemmer and fabrics in the past and I have sold many things on there too. It is also a great way to get … Continue reading

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Nancy Fashions and Soup

What does a girl need on a cold Winter night? How about a new robe made from thick knit sweatshirt fabric? Nancy had this grey fabric just waiting to be a robe, so using Very Easy Vogue 9232 and a … Continue reading

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Sewing for Me

Some of you may be wondering…What IS Mrs. Mole doing with all her free time in January? Well, I have been yearning to replace some 15 year old flattened chair cushions in the kitchen, so I did. I bought four … Continue reading

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Knit One, Purl One

Hands up, who likes to knit? I used to knit long, long ago but never in my wildest dreams would I have ever thought about making a wedding dress. This season, a darling girl showed up with a hand knitted … Continue reading

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Too Much Tulle

This dress looks so simple from the front doesn’t it? But are no side seams in the lace as the scalloped design is placed over the satin under-dress to form a continuous pattern all around. This will become the main … Continue reading

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Two Many Choices

Six months ago a bride came to me with 2 dresses and expected me to tell her which one to choose for her cowboy wedding complete with old broken-in, dirty farm boots. The story went like this, “my sisters made … Continue reading

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