Dining Room Redec

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Happy belated Thanksgiving, everybody! This year we hosted for the first time, and I wanted to make sure that our dining room was nice and presentable for company. We hadn’t really decorated our dining room since we moved in back in February, so I ended up making most of what we needed. I made placemats, napkins, and curtains for our dining room, plus I reupholstered our dining set.

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Baby Boy Gift Set

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This was my first experience sewing for a baby boy. Somehow, up until now, all of my friends’ babies have either been girls, or the parents went the gender neutral option. It was fun to sew up boy clothing for the first time.  Since I tend to make baby clothes out of scraps leftover from making my own clothes, which tend to be on the girly side, I had to get a little creative for these pieces. Continue reading

Black and White Jasper Sweater

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I made my first version of this pattern about a year ago. For this version, I wanted a more versatile make, so I stuck with the sweater length. I can vouch that this sweater is comfy and cozy. I wrote it all day Friday and am very happy with it. The fit is nice and relaxed, but still fitted enough to give you some shape, thanks to the princess seams.

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