Sewing News IX – You Only Frog Twice

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Afternoon!  We’re nearly at the end of the summer break, and I think it might take me a little while to recover…   Who knows, I might even do some sewing!   I’m stalling over cushion covers right now – having got as far as cutting out all the (many, many) pieces, and even sewing one together, I’m struggling for the motivation to do the rest.  Really, I just need to suck it up so I can get on with my ever-growing sewing queue…  Here are some lovely things to add to your queue this week ;):

Sewing News
  • Megan Nielsen’s Darling Ranges dress is having another moment in the sun (part of some challenge or other), and it’s looking very tempting.  I missed it when everyone made it first time around, but Beth’s and Jessica’s versions in particular make me wonder if I might need another shirt-dress pattern…  I don’t, though…  Really…
  • Sarah’s Catarina dress is all about the fabric…
  • Whit-woo!
  • I’m starting to feel I’ve missed the boat for summer sewing, but this post of Tenille’s reminded me it might soon be OK to sew a quilted full skirt.   Phew!
  • I very much wish I could go to the Dior Haute Couture exhibition in Paris, but reading Heather’s acount of it (with many pictures, yay!), will have to do…
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And I’m off to bed, because it’s 10:30pm, and I decided to stop snacking, and I’m SO HUNGRY.  Take care, and see you next week!  Hopefully less hungry…



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