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My First Long-Sleeved Deer and Doe Melilot Shirt

I’ve always had issues finding the perfect button-down blouse. Store-bought shirts would either be too tight in the shoulders and back, or too tight in the hip area. Thank God for the joy of sewing and the plethora of indie patterns that allow me to finally feel comfortable in button-down shirts! I’ve had lots of… Continue reading My First Long-Sleeved Deer and Doe Melilot Shirt

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I’m Back and Now on the Other Side of the World!

OHMYGODIMISSEDYOUGUYS!!!! I’m popping in to say hello, I’m still alive, and I’m mostly settled into my new home in Japan! Check out my previous post to see why I made the move in case you missed it. To say the past couple of months have been a whirlwind would be an understatement. It feels more… Continue reading I’m Back and Now on the Other Side of the World!

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Fabric Shopping in Japan and Other Cool Stuff

Japan is a sewist’s dream come true. All of the evidence is there. I mean, how many sewing bloggers in the past couple of years alone have traveled there to splurge on high quality fabrics and super cute notions? Just to name a few, Cashmerette, Sew in Love, and Crab & Bee! I have always… Continue reading Fabric Shopping in Japan and Other Cool Stuff