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Japanese Robe

Fabric: Silk Habotai 8mm- 45″ wide-  3 yards. Pattern: Lekala.co: Short Dressing Gown – Sewing Pattern #5247 Year: contemporary Notions: thread, fabric dye, resist, string, paintbrushes Time to complete:  About 3 days. First worn: March 23, 2014 Wear again? Yes! During the … Continue reading

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Hipster Happy

I made two pairs of PJ’s  for my teen granddaughters this last week. The fabric is a lightweight white stretch knit and the pattern I used was  McCalls 6848. My college class was doing a workshop on fabric dying, so … Continue reading

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