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craft interests: crochet, fashion, quilting, restyle, sewing

Member Since: 06/03/2009

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Fall 2012 Knit Coordinates

These are four garments of six that I sewed for the foundation pieces of my Fall wardrobe. I travel every week on business and need easy to wear, easy to throw in a suitcase and shake out with no...

Cynthia Rowley Jacket

This is the jacket from Simplicity 2443, done in stretch twill. After installing the ribbon closures, I decided there was just too much going on, removed them and replaced them with buttons. Love the...

Shades of Summer

This is a small piece of free-motion and hand quilted raw edged applique that I intend to make part of a casual lightweight jacket. Holding out for the warm weather here in the North East!

Multi-purpose Garment

I was doing some internet research looking for one of those convertible dress things that you can wear many ways, but the couple that I found and that have been heavily retailed really donrsquot...

yoga mat tote

Yoga mat tote with velcro-fastened pocket for keys and whatnot and drawstring closure. It was so quick and easy that I amde one for a friend too! I adapted this design from...

embroidered linen yoked skirt

This lovely beige linen, embroidered with an eggshell perle cotton made the perfect summer skirt for my daughter's first office job.

recent comments

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: "All Sewn Up"

wow, this would be great to own!

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: Fashion by Design

As a self taught sewist, I'm always looking for texts to help me learn. I would love to own this book!

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: "The Art of Fashion Draping" by Connie Amaden-Crawford

I've been dying to drape an elegant dress, and would love the info this book has to offer!

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: A Field Guide to Fabric Design

i have a customer wedding dress fabric in mind! would love a peek at this book!

Re: DVD GIVEAWAY: Industry Insider Techniques with Louise Cutting Volumes 1-4

I want to sew like a pro!

Re: Felting for the future

this is fabulous!

Re: Book Giveaway: Successful Serging

I just got my serger and it baffles me! Boy, do I need this book!