SWYFC Weeks 1-2: Video Darling

I’m not really sure a presser foot can be a vixen, so…*wink* [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=THfsoyMKz7s] Today’s video is a tutorial on how to use the leveller foot, a handy little foot best used on thick fabrics. As fall approaches, we may make jeans, coats or jackets, all of which have many thick layers to sew together. […]

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A Cookie For Your Thoughts

It’s been a month since I returned from my trip out west, and therefore it’s been a month since I fiiiinally finished a very special project. I mentioned it briefly last month, and even sneak peeked the fabrics on Instagram, but my first mention of this project occurred before it was even a project, back […]

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Secret Sewing and Stashbusting

I’ve been doing more and more sewing for others this year — voluntarily!!!! You saw the costume, the pillow, and the baby blanket already, but I’ve got two more projects in progress for others. One project is making cut-and-sew patterns for a local T-shirt designer. Later today we’ll look over the mockups for two of […]

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Spring According to Clover Canyon

I stumbled upon Clover Canyon in the March 2014 issue of Cosmo, and was impressed by the creative, fresh approach to their tired old T-shirt.  It took me awhile, but I fiiiinally checked out their whole line. I love, love, love their colorful aesthetic! The Spring 2014 collection is awesome because it actually feels like […]

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