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    Sewing With Scuba Fabric – My Coco Dress

    I chose pretty gingham Sewing with Scuba fabric. I love trying out new fabrics and especially fabrics that have different characteristics and qualities. So, when I chose this pretty gingham Scuba from Minerva I was so looking forward to working with it. Never having sewn with it before I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I only knew that it was…

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    Ida Blouse – Lady McElroy – Queen of Heaven

    My Beautiful ‘Queen of Heaven’ – Ida Blouse So, I am into my second year into my handmade wardrobe journey and I am loving every second of dressmaking.  I am so enjoying working with different fabrics and trying out new patterns. And Lady McElroy from Felicity Fabrics is no exception! I am an old-fashioned girl at heart and love the…

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    Sew A Raggy Fabric Brooch Tutorial

    In this easy step by step sewing tutorial, I show you how to sew a raggy fabric brooch. Make this pretty shabby chic vintage style fabric raggy brooch using your leftover scraps. My latest creation, it really is quite simple to make and you can use all your scraps of fabric or even upcycle your old clothes or even use…

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    Sew A Patch Pocket Tutorial

    In this easy step by step tutorial I show you how to use up all your scrap fabrics and recycle them into pretty fabric that you can then make into other projects. I will be making a patch pocket in this tutorial but the process is the same for other size projects …. it really is quite simple to do…