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Merryweather Hack

Nursing and Maternity Merryweather Hack

The Merryweather Top & Dress is already a very versatile pattern, “3 neck options, 3 sleeve lengths, and 2 widths along with optional color blocking and tunic and dress lengths”. But when someone showed me a shirt with an envelope opening in the front, I knew I could do it with the Merryweather! The envelope […]

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Momiform Makeover

When I first heard about the Momiform Makeover series, I jumped at the opportunity. My “mom uniform” desperately needs a makeover! My son started preschool this year and I want to be as involved in his school as possible. I’ve always wanted to be the classy PTA mom who always looks her best. The problem is […]

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Using Your Sewing Time to Make More

Stitch Junkies! Last week we talked about finding more sewing time within your already filled schedule. We’ll be talking today about better ways to use the time that you found to make more pieces. We all know that once you make one Stitch Upon a Time pattern, you almost need to make another right away! […]

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3 Sewing Hacks to Save Your Sanity

I don’t think I’m the only one who didn’t spend a lot of time reading my sewing machine’s manual before turning the beast on. I just couldn’t wait to start sewing and I figured I’d address each issue as it came up. For the most part that method has worked, but often times I find myself […]

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Tips for an Organized Sewing Room!

Sew many patterns, sew much fabric, and the accessories…don’t even get me started! A sewing room is a place of creation, and sometimes creation leaves behind destruction. In this case, it’s the destruction of a sewing room. We all know that at times it’s easier to just toss a pattern to the side right after […]

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Knits~ Take the Plunge!

Knits, you hear about them, you see them, feel them, but probably avoid using them when sewing. Im not going to lie, they have a bad wrap (see what I did there?). Too stretchy they say, impossible without a serger they scream. Im here to help you learn the tips and tricks so you can […]