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For Amy - studiofibonacci. Plus Size Women Gallery Pics [Slideshow] Misses' Dress and Belt. Misses'/Miss Petite Dress In 2 Lengths and Bias Sash. Rainbow pastel stripes - raveneve. This is how you wear a housedress. Happy Saturday one and all.

This is how you wear a housedress.

I hope your weekend is full or rest, cookies and some booze if needed. My weekend is full of projects as usual. I'm planning on writing, drawing, and finishing the editing on a piece of animation. I'm also going to read some. I'm reading Cloud Atlas and I want to finish it next week. You know what I've been doing? Yes, that is my FIRST finished block. It has some minor cosmetic things that I'm planning on fixing when I get it sewn to it's cotton backing near the end of the project, but all in all I'm quite pleased with this block. Speaking of sick, I am of this project. I am very pleased with how my MnM robe came out. I didn't want to do a belt, not for a house dress. It turned to swell and after much, much hand sewing and some fighting with the collar, it's complete. Death Head - Blue Cat Buttonworks. Death head buttons were a subset of the Leek button (named for the English town of Leek).

Death Head - Blue Cat Buttonworks

They consist of thread wrapped around a core of wood or bone. Death Head button variants on the top row (l.to r.) are metallic, hand-dyed linen, wool, mohair, and silk. Bottom row are metallic, silk and two-tone silk. Yet another pattern in silk..... For folks who REALLY love stripes! PIT STUFF. Tutorials, tips, & tricks   Stockdesigns Search. Cranberry Upside Down Cake Recipe. Baking times will vary, depending on the brand of flour, size of pan, thickness of sour cream.

Cranberry Upside Down Cake Recipe

The batter should be gloppy, not runny, so add a little more flour to get to gloppy if your batter is too thin. Some readers have needed to cook this cake longer than the baking times indicated, so definitely test before turning out! Method 1 Generously butter the bottom and sides of a 9-inch diameter cake pan. 2 In a small saucepan, place the 1/4 cup of butter and the 3/4 cups of packed brown sugar. 3 Pour the brown sugar butter mixture into the prepared cake pan. 4 Preheat oven to 350°F. 5 In a separate bowl, use an electric mixer to beat the butter until light. 6 Mix a third of the dry ingredients into the mixture. 7 Pour batter over the cranberries in the cake pan, and smooth the surface.

Suit Yourself: Gertie has a New Online Sewing Course. SewStylish and Quick Stuff to Sew author Gretchen Hirsch on the set of her new Craftsy.com course, "Sew Retro: The Starlet Suit Jacket.

Suit Yourself: Gertie has a New Online Sewing Course

" Courtesy Gretchen Hirsch/Craftsy Gretchen in a glorious buttercup rendition of her Starlet Suit. In her online course at Craftsy.com, you can learn to make your own. Gretchen teaches different methods to match your skill level and available time. Machine Embroidery Designs at Embroidery Library! - Search. Amish Sewing Cabinets. A sewing cabinet from Country Lane Furniture is the perfect furniture addition for the professional seamstress or for those of you who enjoy sewing or quilting as a hobby.

Amish Sewing Cabinets

We offer a huge selection of Mennonite and Amish handcrafted sewing machine cabinets, and we’re also America’s best source for a beautiful handcrafted sewing table. With so many available sizes and types, you’ll have no problem finding a handmade sewing cabinet that’s just right for your sewing room or workspace! Solid Wood Sewing Cabinets That Stand the Test of Time When you purchase a solid wood sewing cabinet from Country Lane Furniture, you get a beautiful, user friendly and enduring furniture piece that could possibly remain in your family for generations to come.

Our cabinets are made from the finest Pennsylvania-grown hardwoods, a locally grown product that represents the gold standard for quality in the furniture manufacturing industry. The Best Materials Deserve the Finest Craftsmanship. Sewing Discussion at Stitcher's Guild Sewing Forum - Index.

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My Garden Friends - Baby. Sewing Discussion at Stitcher's Guild Sewing Forum - Index.