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McCalls 4769 Goes #NYLon2014

The day started well. I rolled over in bed and gave a big, fat kiss to my dog’s small, furry belly. When I die and go to heaven, nirvana will smell of Ella. A quick photo shoot later, the dog walker … Continue reading

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McCalls 4769 – I Made A Cotton Dress In January

Want a fast track to bonding with colleagues? Make a dress out of a ker-razy digital print and wear it to the office. This dress received a lot of attention. I’m hoping for the right reasons! At stages during construction … Continue reading

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The Shirt Dress Cometh

Thanks so much for your suggestions on what to do with my vintage buttons and buckle. The overwhelming majority vote was for a shirt dress. I’ve been scouting about and I think I’ve settled on the McCalls 4769. It’s another … Continue reading

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