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Upcycled Dresses
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Upcycled Dresses

Every year I go through my closet to try to clear out some of the clothes that I don’t wear, and every year I end up putting back every piece telling myself that I will wear it someday. I mean you never know, right? Maybe someday I will be in need of my bright red Dickies….

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Sweet Slouchy Cardigan
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Sweet Slouchy Cardigan

I have a new obsession–sweater knits! They are amazing. I love fall and all things that come with it, including sweaters, so to be able to make so many great original pieces is fun. Darcey from Oh Sew Rylee is a great source for sweater knits and offers mystery boxes in a variety of yardage, which…

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A First Birthday Dress
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A First Birthday Dress

Brynn had her first birthday back in April, but I didn’t get a chance to take many nice photos of her, so we had a photo shoot last week in her birthday dress. I saw a dress like this at Carter’s and decided to try to recreate it. It was self-drafted and turned out to…

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Owl Tankini
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Owl Tankini

  I love this cute little owl tankini. I downloaded the pattern from See Kate Sew and modified it a bit to fit Brynn. And this fabric is so soft and cute. It’s another Girl Charlee KnitFix fabric. The scoop back and gathered ruffle straps are adorable. I lined the top with a bathing suit…

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Cowl Neck Sweater
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Cowl Neck Sweater

I tried my hand at a cowl neck a couple of weeks ago. This was also one of my first times sewing with sweater knit. I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. I wasn’t too sure if I liked this fabric, but it looks good on Brynn. Although I’m not sure she agrees. She’s done…

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A French Terry Hoodie
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A French Terry Hoodie

My favorite piece of clothing would have to be zip up hoodies. Love them! I’ve always wanted to try sewing one, so when I got this French terry fabric from a Girl Charlee KnifFix, I couldn’t wait to give it a try. I was thrilled with how this turned out and I will be making…

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