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Scrappy Owl Teether Sewing Tutorial

There are times where I am still shocked when I come up with an idea and work out how to make it happen all on my own.  No blog inspiration.  No Pinterest picture to copy.  Just an idea in my head that becomes something I love.  That happened with this adorable little owl I made for my 6 month old niece, Addison, for Christmas. Unlike the nephews, Addison is still too little for the dress up,...

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Roarrrrrrr!!! - Dinosaur Costume Sewing Tutorial

For Christmas this year I tried to make as many presents as possible.  Last year when I was teaching full time, trying to make Christmas presents was fun, but slightly stressful trying to find time to get everything done.  This year when I have so much time to focus on sewing and to really think about all of the people I love, it was fun and fun!  And making things for the kids was extra fun!...

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Miss Jenny Apron Sewing Pattern

Last year was the first Christmas as an adult that I was determined to make as many presents for the people I love as possible.  I realize that was more than 10 months ago, stay with me, I promise this quickly comes to a project I just finished yesterday!  One of the presents I made (for my super cool Little Sister)was a super cute and stylish apron. I chose three different beautiful fabrics...

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The Perfect Baby Blanket Sewing Tutorial

This blog (and my life) has gotten so caught up in the business part of this business! Taking the time this week to remember why I am doing it - because I love it! Duh!  So here it is, an actual post about sewing! The whole point of all of this.     Now, I know you all know the different things I make (most likely because every time I make something new I show it off on the Facebookand the...

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Here we go! How My First Small Business Began!

After about a year of thinking, and hoping, and a little bit of sewing (when I had time, for the people I love) I am finally really trying to make this work.  I am not going back to teaching next year.  Teaching which has been my job, my passion, my love for the past 6 years, plus grad school, plus undergrad.  So it is scary.  And different.  And very exciting. Everyone in my life has been...

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