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December 8, 2011
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How to get one more year out of sad, sad Uggs

Morning you long-haired, wooly freak creatures. Sheep. What manner of strange beasts are you? Speaking of sheep, I came across an AWESOME idea for refreshing an […]
November 13, 2011
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Flop Week wrap up… tips’n’tricks.

Greetings, weekend parrots! I missed the blog boat yesterday, as I had a sick basset on my hands (she’s fine, but now hates me for ramming […]
November 10, 2011
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Flop #4: Sleeves for my Legs!

Morning wombats! Here we are on Day #4 of Flop Fixin’ week! Today’s flop, like yesterday’s, isn’t technically a flop, it’s more of a creative restyle […]
November 9, 2011
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Flop Fix #3: Fine-tuned Thrift Find

Morning basset hound child stars! Today’s project isn’t TECHNICALLY a flop, as I was not involved in the construction of the offending garment. I DO have […]
September 7, 2011
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How I did it: Crepe ‘skirt’ and the portrait collar sweater

Greetings you humpy bumpy camels and chimpanzees! Yesterday I showed off my new skirt and sweater and today I’m back with a few more details! First, […]
August 14, 2011
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Circle skirt calculator – for the drafting of full, half and 3/4 skirts. With bonus grading worksheet!

Special Sunday greetings you naked molerats! Since you’re so naked, I thought you might want to make yourselves some nice little circle skirts. And perhaps, like […]
August 12, 2011
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Tutorial: How to make a simple zippered bag

Greetings squirrels! It’s getting to that time of year where you rascally types begin excavating our mulch, hiding away your treasures to tide you over for […]
August 10, 2011
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How-to: Pressing board edition

Morning you brightly colored koi! Your little cousins, the goldfish, were here yesterday. You guys sure are a lot more flashy! I think it’s super cute […]
July 26, 2011
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A mixed Macaron. Fitting, part 1.

Morning bunnies! My, you are a¬†proliferate lot, aren’t you. Could you please stop hopping around and driving my poor hound crazy? One day she actually will […]
July 14, 2011
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Sewing School: Patterns 101… envelope art, technical drawings and descriptions

Morning Muskrats! I’m back with another post in the sewing school series. we kicked this off a while ago with an overview of the different places […]