May 2 2017

Cool and breezy daygowns for Summer?  That’s what I featured in the Summer issue of Classic Sewing Magazine!  Little embroidered frogs on daygown pattern #128 with entredeux trimmed collars makes a simple outfit special.  The collar treatment is a simple technique for the beginner and complete instructions can be […]

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Jan 22 2017

Spring arrived yesterday afternoon in the form of the new Classic Sewing Magazine.  The poor mailman waded through a torrential downpour to place it on the front porch which I immediately snatched up and rush back in to show Tiffany.  It’s always much more fun when someone is […]

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Oct 8 2016

The new Holiday Issue of Classic Sewing Magazine arrived in the mailbox and we just had to take a break from work and go through every page!  We were thrilled to see our Jon-Jon with our smocked “Christmas Truck” and even more excited by the other articles where […]

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Jul 13 2016

Do you remember our hint for the Back to School Issue of Classic Sewing Magazine?  Well, here it is and we are thrilled! Pattern #134 was used for the outfit and features a sweet baby skunk.  The skunk is hand embroidered using a Chain Stitch which is a […]

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Dec 4 2015

My issue of Classic Sewing Magazine arrived in the mail and I beyond thrilled to have an original smocking design featured along with the two newest patterns!  And how is the premiere issue you might be wondering.  Just fabulous.  No other words are needed. 🙂  The magazine is […]

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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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