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Matching T-Shirts For My Little Loves Are Like Fabric Hugs Across The Miles

My daughter and grandchildren live hundreds of miles away from me, but that doesn't stop me from wanting to wrap my arms around them in a loving embrace. Since real, in-person hugs are few and far between, I like to provide the next best thing: soft, handmade clothes that they can feel against their skin… Continue reading Matching T-Shirts For My Little Loves Are Like Fabric Hugs Across The Miles

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My Granddaughter, My Husband And I Made These Cute And Colorful Leggings

A couple months ago I asked my youngest granddaughter whether she'd like to design her own leggings. I told the budding artist that she could draw a few things that could be printed on custom fabric, and that I'd sew the leggings from that. Her eyes got big and she nodded her head yes. That's… Continue reading My Granddaughter, My Husband And I Made These Cute And Colorful Leggings

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Me-Made-May 2019 Makes For Some Material Musings

Like many other sewists out there, I've signed up to participate in the increasingly popular sewing event called Me-Made-May, which is now in its 10th year. Created by sewing blogger Zoe, MMM has helped to promote the do-it-yourself ideal of creating handmade clothing and then wearing it every single day in the month of May.… Continue reading Me-Made-May 2019 Makes For Some Material Musings

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All The Sewing News That’s Fit To Print (Or, “What Have I Been Up To Lately?”)

There are a few projects I've worked on this month and last that didn't fit into any particular sewing category, and as such I didn't mention them in any of my recent blog posts. But they're still worth mentioning, which is why I'm writing this new post, which we may as well call "Danita's Chop… Continue reading All The Sewing News That’s Fit To Print (Or, “What Have I Been Up To Lately?”)