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Pattern Roundup – Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studio

Pattern Roundup – Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studio

By on Sep 26, 2014 in Where I Sew | 0 comments

Top Left – Caroline Amanda, Top Middle – Oh,She Dabbles, Top Right – Alisonrea, Bottom Left – notes from a mad housewife, Bottom Middle – Sewn By Elizabeth, Bottom Right – K & L The Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studios was on my must sew list all summer. I actually want it for my winter wardrobe to wear with leggings, boots...

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Where I Sew 2014 – It’s a Wrap!

Where I Sew 2014 – It’s a Wrap!

By on Sep 9, 2014 in Where I Sew | 6 comments

Year 4 of Where I Sew Month comes to a close. Whew, what fun! The thoughtful contributions from participants always unfolds with an elegance and transparency that makes me glad to be a part of the sewing community. Thank you for making the month over-the-top-fabulous with images of your own sewing spaces. And the comments – goodness – so nice! A full...

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Where I Sew – Leanne of She Can Quilt

Where I Sew – Leanne of She Can Quilt

By on Aug 5, 2014 in Where I Sew | 45 comments

I like to make quilts and play with color and design. Although I enjoy exploring all kinds of quilting styles, I am happiest when I am making  minimalist quilts in a style I call modern industrial. I like to include a lot of texture in my quilts through the quilting process and I am having great fun learning how to do that with my new longarm quilting machine.  I...

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Where I Sew – April Rhodes

Where I Sew – April Rhodes

By on Jul 31, 2014 in Where I Sew | 67 comments

I am a fabric and pattern designer with a passion for modern simplicity mixed with eclectic and vintage style.  I love to sew clothes for myself, though I greatly enjoy all types of sewing, patchwork/quilting, home decor, embroidery and so on. My crafting adventures bring me a sense of fulfillment hat nothing else does. I have two young daughters and my house is...

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Where I Sew – Amy Ellis of Amy’s Creative Side

Where I Sew – Amy Ellis of Amy’s Creative Side

By on Jul 30, 2014 in Where I Sew | 80 comments

Amy Ellis is an author, fabric and quilt designer, quilter, blogger, wife and mom to four. Her books include Modern Basics, Modern Basics II, and Modern Neutrals, and has contributed to a number of other books. She lives with her family in a small town in the Utah mountains, where the hot summers and cold winters are a great excuse to stay inside and sew! Amy writes...

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Where I Sew – Tamara Kate

Where I Sew – Tamara Kate

By on Jul 28, 2014 in Where I Sew | 88 comments

Tamara Kate grew up in the hot and colorful Caribbean island of Trinidad, where one cannot help but be influenced by the beauty of the land and the vibrancy of the multicultural population. She was raised by a father who is a skilled draftsman and a sewing, needlepointing, quilting, rug hooking mom who encouraged constant creativity from the get-go, both at home and...

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