Category Archives: Sewing for Women

The Hills Are Alive…

With the sound of music….ah, ah, ah, ah.So I made some shorts for me…out of some upholstery fabric that was in my stash.  And Josh says, those remind me of The Sound of Music.  Oh well…I like them!  I was … Continue reading

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Follow Directions

I bought a whole pile of vintage patterns this summer and have been trying to work my way through them.  From this pattern loot I’ve sewn Sweet Pea some shorts and a tank top, then some shorts for me from … Continue reading

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Black Knit Dress

I am very blessed with an amazing thrift store near my house.  I know when I go in there, I have to be prepared to walk away with nothing (just like any thrift store), but usually there is some hidden … Continue reading

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Shorts for Me

So, this was supposed to be a post about a pair of shorts I made…for myself.  It was supposed to be about how I graded up the pattern I used for Sweet Pea’s shorts last week to make me a … Continue reading

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April Rhodes The Date Night Dress

This week the kiddos have been off at Camp Grandma’s.  It’s a tradition my mother in law started five years ago; Sweet Pea and Bubba are invited every summer to spend a week at Grandma’s, no parents allowed.  The first … Continue reading

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Orange Gingham Archer

Back when I started this blog, one of the first projects I planned to post about was an Archer.  Jen had just released her button up shirt pattern and I quickly bought it!  She announced she was going to have … Continue reading

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Knit Skirt From Knit Dress

The other day I was walking through WalMart and saw this great knit dress.  I snatched it up, without trying it on because, well,  it was only $3.  Well, when I got home I realized that this cute knit dress … Continue reading

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