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Repurpose knits

Thrift stores, consignment shops, and gently worn closet castoffs are my favorite sources for sweater knits. The knits I have collected are great, but the styles..eh…not quite my taste or fit. Sooo they each are going to become something else.   This little bear friend fellow below (Simplicity 8155) is designed to fit within a...
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Sew festival accessories

Batik fabric has had a growing presence in the quilting and big box sewing stores. Every time I passed the bolts of batiks I would think: “those beautiful organic colors and prints are an inspired design  just waiting to happen.” Well it happened!   Batik fabrics also inspired the “no-sew”...
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