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So Many New Items, Sew Little Time!

2019 Coupon Code Do It Yourself New in Shop Patterns

So Many New Items, Sew Little Time!

Most of the shop is 20% off through the end of the month...

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Looking to Upgrade Your Bedding? An Organic Pillowcase Tutorial (Beginner's Project)

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Looking to Upgrade Your Bedding? An Organic Pillowcase Tutorial (Beginner's Project)

Your skin is your largest organ, and your face has your most delicate skin and houses your respiratory inlet/outlets.  Pillows are an inexpensive and practical way to upgrade your bedding! 

To make your own standard pillowcase, you will need:

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Geranium Dress in Llama Life from the New Faraway Places Collection - Coupon Code Inside

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Geranium Dress in Llama Life from the New Faraway Places Collection - Coupon Code Inside

This past week I had the pleasure of finally cutting into some advanced yardage from the new Cloud9 Faraway Places collection.  It took me a long time to figure out what I wanted to do with all of this beautiful fabric!  After buying a pair of boots for my daughter that didn't work out, I figured out the perfect project; the Geranium dress in a size 10.  This was my first time working from the larger sized pattern.  I usually stick with baby dresses (they are so cute!). Like the smaller version, the larger Geranium uses medium weight woven cotton. ...

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Baby Teething Ring Tutorial - D.I.Y. Baby Shower Gift (Updated)

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Baby Teething Ring Tutorial - D.I.Y. Baby Shower Gift (Updated)

Hello!  I have a few different patterns in the works, but this one has been extremely popular, so I figured I'd start with an update and then move forward from here. :)

Feel free to experiment with your own patterns to get a shape that you love.  I recommend keeping the length the same as mine to ensure it wraps around up to a 3" ring size without trouble, but you can experiment with the shape at the ends of the pattern and get great results. 

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San Diego Local Crafting Class Saturday 11/3 & Sunday 11/4

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San Diego Local Crafting Class Saturday 11/3 & Sunday 11/4

Good morning!  Don't forget today (Saturday 11/3) and tomorrow (Sunday 11/4) we are hosting a crafting class lead by Coco of Coco in Bonita Crafts.  It will begin at 1pm on either day and will run for about 2 hours.  The class costs $20 and includes all materials plus a great time!  All attendants will be entered into a special drawing, so don't miss out and bring a friend!

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