Monthly Archives: July 2013

Summer Style – Shorts

Fortunately for those of us that know how to sew we are not relegated to wearing short shorts, Daisy Dukes, itty-bitty barely-there summer wear.  These short looks on the runway this year are all about structure, a bit of coverage … Continue reading

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Create Your Signature Style Winner

Hope everyone had a long summer weekend to sew and of course to be with family.  I  completely reorganized my sewing room, inspired by upcoming tips in the latest Sew News Aug/Sept issue! Last week I asked what your favorite … Continue reading

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Creating Your Signature Style With Free Stuff Friday

Hope everyone is able to take a long summer weekend to celebrate Fourth of July.  We are now firmly in summer!  If you are sweltering in your sewing studio and need some easy and quick projects get inspired by Signature … Continue reading

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Sew a Maxi Skirt in 20 Minutes

The fireworks festivities are starting today and I’m going to the park near my house for food trucks, free music and some sparklers. I want to wear something comfy that will keep me cool while shielding me from mosquitoes. So … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Rhonda Buss & The Sailor Collar Tutorial

The Sailor Collar The Sailor Collar isn’t just for sailors! It’s also a collar that seems to always find its place in fashion. The collar does not need to be the typical navy and white. Any color combination will work. … Continue reading

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Handmade Hostess Winner

For Free Stuff Friday we had the book Handmade Hostess up for our weekly giveaway. A lovely book indeed with great ideas for making parties sweeter with handmade touches. And, on to the winner!  Maddie M has won the book … Continue reading

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