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Happy Fourth of July! Your makes make me happy!

We’re spending a couple of weeks on Cape Cod. It’s vacation and yet things are, as always, quite busy. We fall in bed, exhausted, late at night and find ourselves awake early in the morning with a warm little body cuddling us and a tiny sweet voice saying, mommy, daddy, I’m hungry! I think children grow more in summer sunlight, just like plants.
And Happy Fourth of July! Are you ready for fireworks?
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A Zsálya top and a little spring sale

Teri of Fa Sew La’s gorgeous new Zsálya topTeri of Fa Sew La’s gorgeous new Zsálya top
Have you seen Teri of  ’s gorgeous new Zsálya top? She made it as part of the blog tour for Pat Bravo’s new Etno fabric line forArt Gallery Fabrics. It’s the Read More…

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Limited Edition Hand Printed Zsálya Blouse in collaboration with Anna Joyce Design

I am super thrilled to announce the results of a new collaboration with Anna Joyce Designs: limited edition Zsálya blouse in Anna Joyce’s amazing hand painted and hand printed fabric available for purchase!
These one-of-a-kind, handmade blouses feature the Zsálya’s crossover neckline and scallop-shaped cuff detail. The sunny, joyful and oh-so-soft fine cotton voile is hand painted and Read More…

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Comings & goings, along with some Zsálya blouses

As is its wont, life marches on through loss and laughter.
Have you seen some of the Zsálya tops popping up for Perfect Pattern Parcel #6? They are gorgeous:
Top row – one | two
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Perfect Pattern Parcel #6: La-La-La-Ladies, and the Zsálya pattern

You have probably heard of Perfect Pattern Parcel? It is the brilliant online pattern popup shop that simultaneously supports children’s education and independent pattern designers. For two weeks at a time, a carefully put-together parcel of sewing patterns goes on sale, each with a specific theme and available for only two weeks. You pay as much as you like for your Read More…

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Selfish Sewing Week Fall 2014, and more about the Zsálya pattern

After all the very businesslike (and sparse) posts on this here blog, we’re back to sewing, and folklore!
The Zsálya is one of the patterns featured during Selfish Sewing Week (and isn’t it high time we all all took a deep breath and made something that pleases just ourselves?). So let me tell you a little bit more about this pattern!
I really love to learn about folklore from different places. There’s something so meaningful in the way folkwear remains connected to the past, Read More…

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Selfish Sewing for Fall 2014

Are you ready to pamper yourself a bit? Do some sewing just for you? In short, are you ready for Selfish Sewing Week?
Imagine Gnats and Kollabora are back with another week of self-indulgent garment-making just for you! It’s two weeks away:
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Midtown Collection Pattern Testers, Part 2.

The best part of publishing sewing patterns is seeing what others make with them. Let’s take a look at some Zsályas from creative and lovely pattern testers!
First, we’ll visit Handmade by Carolyn – how stunning is this dress:
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