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Sporty Piko by Patterns for Pirates

Sporty Piko by Patterns for Pirates

I told you that I was on a kick of sharing projects from last year that never made it to the blog, right?  Here's another instance of that -- because we released the Sporty Piko from Patterns for Pirates back in April of last year and I somehow didn't brag about this...

Joggers + Leggings = Loggers

Joggers + Leggings = Loggers

I cannot believe that I haven't shared these pants yet, especially considering that I get all heart eyed when I think of them! Forever ago, we released a pattern at Patterns for Pirates that is basically the pant that the sewing world has been waiting for.  It wears...

Chapter 2: The Child

Chapter 2: The Child

Along with the rest of the world, our family has fallen head over heels in love with "The Child"...also known to the internet as Baby Yoda.  The Mandalorian has been the best thing to come out of Disney+ so far and we are greatly looking forward to the next level of...

Twist Back Top by Patterns for Pirates

Twist Back Top by Patterns for Pirates

It's a P4P Release Day, y'all!!!!  Wooooo!!!! I've been a bad kid for a while now and haven't participated in a full test.  I've been SO bogged down and overwhelmed by work and it's just been taking away from my fun sewing time.  BUT, I didn't want to miss out on this...

Threads of the Month :: November 2018 / February 2019

Threads of the Month :: November 2018 / February 2019

When Halloween is approaching and you're posting images of yourself in a headband made of clovers, you start to question yourself.  These photos have been a pending share on my site since March and I wanted to get them onto the blog.  Better late than...

The Making of a Superhero :: Thor

The Making of a Superhero :: Thor

For July 4th I created superhero themed shirts for the entire family to wear.  Honestly, I didn't need to make them.  But I wanted to make them.  So...it totally happened.  And I totally love it. I decided to make myself a Thor shirt.  But I really didn't want to wear...

Just Write Skirt by Patterns for Pirates

Just Write Skirt by Patterns for Pirates

I love sharing new patterns on here, but it's extra super special when I get to share patterns that I've created.  Yesterday, we officially launched the newest freebie over at Patterns for Pirates: the Just Write Skirt. Let me tell you that naming a skirt with pencils...

The Making of a Superhero :: Captain America

The Making of a Superhero :: Captain America

On July 3rd, I decided that somehow none of our red, white and blue clothes were good enough to be worn this year for the 4th, and that I needed to stretch my sewing wings a little bit and make us some new tees.  I'm sure you know by now that I'm a huge fan of...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 5

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 5

It's hard to believe that we have reached the final day of our Sew Americana Blog Tour!  It has been an incredible journey this week with all of my bloggy friends.  I'm honored that each of them was willing to play along for the fourth year of this tour, and I am...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 4

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 4

Is it really Thursday already?!?  You'd better believe that we've got another set of four incredible bloggers sharing their sewing projects and they are live RIGHT NOW!!  So much red, white and blue goodness I can't hardly handle it! Today's foursome has me all starry...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 3

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 3

We've hit the third day of our Sew Americana Blog Tour and somehow the fun just keeps coming.  Wait until you see what our tour members have in store for you today!  OH. MY. GOODNESS.  It's all so good! Here's the lineup for Day 3: (Swimming in a) Sea of Estrogen ·...

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