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Nov 17 2015

Our newest pattern #146-S is ready to ship!   We have added a sweet little dress with a smocked insert or a plain yoke to our collection.  You will also notice …….. “drum roll please” ….. short OR long sleeves!  Sizes 3 – 24 month are included in the […]

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Nov 13 2015

Inspiration for your Christmas sewing. Michie’  

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Nov 11 2015

A Holly embroidery design for your Christmas stitching.  Shadow stitch with French Knots.  DMC: 321, 699     Satin stitch with Granito Knots. DMC: 321, 3346, 3347 Michie’  

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Nov 7 2015

A few years ago the challenge for Sew Beautiful Magazine was ‘Ribbon.’  I remember as this was announced, Anna and I looked at each other in horror!  I was writing the ‘For the Boy’s’ column at the time and there was no way we were going to able […]

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Nov 3 2015

We love to see what our customers are making with our patterns!  Beautiful look for pattern #138.  Thank you Gisela for sharing! “Wanted to share with you the jumpsuit I made with your #138 downloadable pattern. I found the pattern very easy to put together. Its so wonderful […]

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Oct 30 2015

After months of work and with a deadline rapidly approaching, our newest pattern should be off to the printers on Monday!  What deadline, you might ask.  This was not made up just so that we would complete something, but is connected to the new Classic Sewing Magazine which […]

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Oct 27 2015

With holidays rapidly approaching, let’s not forget that an outfit does not need to be time consuming or fancy.  We love a basic Jon-Jon with machine embroidery! The Jon-Jon was made using pattern #137 and is also available in a Printable version. Michie’  

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Oct 25 2015

It’s time for the boy to have a new quilt for his bed.  Since I find picking out fabric for a quilt a little overwhelming I had been putting the project off.  I wanted fabric that was masculine, like a man’s shirt,  like the ones my husband wore […]

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Oct 16 2015

 We can hardly wait for  the premier issue of the new Classic Sewing Magazine due out December 5th!  What an honor to be a contributor to a magazine featuring wonderful techniques and lovely photos for inspiration.  For more information about the magazine, go to www.classicsewingmagazine.com Michie’

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Oct 14 2015

With Christmas decorations starting to appear in the stores, it is time to start thinking of Christmas sewing.  This is one of my favorites and is a simple design for those new to smocking.  It also happens to be the dress that I made for my granddaughter’s first […]

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