Leg Warmers

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I love Lillian in skirts or dresses and tend to put leg warmers on her when it’s not quite warm enough to wear the skirts.  I found a few tutorials online on how to make them using tube socks.  So I bought some tube socks from Target and made a few pairs.  This tutorial by… Read more »

Paper Piecing

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Awhile ago I took another class at the local quilt shop.  This time is was on paper piecing.  Have you ever tried it?  It’s not the easiest thing to understand, but once you get it, it’s not really hard, just time consuming. The lady that taught the class brought in her scraps for us to… Read more »


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Awhile ago, someone messaged me asking about thread.  So I decided that I would write up a post about what I know and what I have found while researching.  (Sorry Tayrn for taking so long!) I have found that it’s best to choose a slightly darker shade than a lighter shade.  It will blend in… Read more »

Kindle Case Tutorial

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I made a case for my Kindle back in February and wanted to share a tutorial on how I made it.  I am just now getting around to posting the tutorial but it’s a super quick project so you still have time to make a few for Christmas gifts if you would like. This case… Read more »

Blind Hem

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One of the reasons that I wanted to learn to sew was because I can never seem to find pants that aren’t too long.  I guess you will have that when you are only 5’2”. Shortly after I bought my machine I did actually hem some pants but completely forgot to take pictures.  Well, recently… Read more »