February 2012
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it’s invisible


Made a go on the first invisible zipper I’ve ever put in. Since all zippers seem intimidating to me right now after getting back to sewing after ten years or so,I figured might as well tackle that one right away. Although I don’t own an invisible zipper foot,I found some information online assuring […]

fixed! and pattern review

My sewing machine part arrived on Monday –with a corner broken off by going through the mail machine. I decided to try it and it worked,so I am keeping it. It was a hard to find part,and I’ve already squandered two free weekends when I could have been sewing. I am busy […]

today’s bounty

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look at these colors

It may not yet be spring,but it’s a coming,and along with it a burst of refreshing colors. Trends for spring include some beauties! The Pantene color report features these colors,with links to ideas for how to pair them in clothing. I’m picturing them in jewelry! Flowery earrings,color block bracelets,inset into […]


Samoas Fudge Babies by Chocolate Covered Katie

Samoas Fudge Babies by Chocolate Covered Katie

On the very same day I got my first appeal to buy Girl Scout Cookies,I also found this recipe on a web site called Chocolate Covered Katie,featuring –oh yeah,can it get any better? –healthy desserts. She calls them Samoas Chocolate Babies. I […]