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Beachtime!

This post is a little recap from a recent trip to Coronado. It offers a little jewelry, mostly vacation pics, and some pretty foliage. Here is a little peak into some pretty images and some images of people you don’t know. It is a quick scroll-through. Thought I would mix it up a little. Our […]

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Sewing Bee Coming to the U.S.!

If you are not familiar with the Great British Sewing Bee, it is time to go onto YouTube and check it out to get ready for the U.S. version.   I wrote about it in a previous post here. Those I know in the garment sewing world, are thrilled we are now going to have […]

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Santa’s Words To Sewists

Merry Christmas to all of you who may be celebrating in the next few days. I have a little sewing poem to share that came from Judy Kessinger of FitNice Sew Slim, a personalized pattern system. I was able to attend one of Judy’s 2-day seminars when she visited the American Sewing Guild Tucson Chapter […]

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Crazy Shoes From Fashion Week

These examples of shoes are just too wild. Thought you might enjoy a smile. Color Blocked Wingtip-ish. The socks and tights are a nice touch. Ruffles hide a bad pedicure. That’s a lotta’ boot going on. Hot, sweaty foot? Allow a little more time to get out the door with all that lacing up to […]

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Loes Hinse Sewing Seminar

I debated back and forth with myself about writing this post because although I had a great time with my mom at this seminar, my little point-and-shoot camera was new to me and I wasn’t in the habit of taking commemorative photos of the event.   I hope the photos are enough to give you […]

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Fall Colors 2013

As you may know, Pantone is the well known authority on color and provider of color systems and leading technology for the selection and accurate communication of color. It is one of the “go to” system used to help create consistency in color in a variety of industries, such as fashion, interiors and paint manufacturers. […]

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Scarf Tying-All Options

Using a pant hanger, arrange all your beautiful scarves at a glance so they are easy to grab when getting ready in the morning. This video is brilliant!! It doesn’t take much time and the ideas are wonderful. The scarf seems to have worked it’s way into our wardrobes as a year round accessory. I […]

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Sit and Sew 2nd Anniversary

It has been 2 years since I started hosting our little gathering on Friday nights. I am so grateful for the time we spend together. Our lives are busy and we still make time to sew our individual projects while laughing and sharing bits of our lives together. Check out how tis all began here. […]

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How To Do An Easy Updo

I receive a lot of compliments and questions about my updo so I thought I would give you the details and demystify what looks like a time-consuming hairdo. It looks complicated, but with a few items, I hope to show you how easy it can be. Okay, a little disclaimer; I have a cosmetology licence […]

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