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Heather Beckley
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The Other Navy Outfit
Well hello there everyone, guess who's been working a lot. Nope it's not Froggie. In fact he suddenly disappeared yesterday when I needed to hand sew two sets of shoulder pads in two dresses.  I don't keep you around just for your looks Frog!  You'd better ...
The Other Navy Outfit
The Other Navy Outfit
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Failures
Preface - If you follow me on Instagram you might want to skip this blog post. You've already heard my mini sob story. Enjoy your favorite tasty treat and join me back next time for a fun FO post. Mmmmm chooooocolate. Most of the stuff I post on the blog ar...
Failures
Failures
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Sewing to Match your Accessories - Hollywood 1064
Early this summer I looked in my closet and realized a few things.  A - I have a lot of navy hats and shoes.  B - I have no navy clothing to wear with said hats and shoes.  C -Then I looked through my stash and found no navy fabric to sew up matching clothi...
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We get it, you like lemons - Butterick 6556
Honestly, is there a lemon print I've ever said no to?  Are lemons the new bird?  Just put a lemon on it?  Putting a lemon on it would actually work for me. "Look Steve! I bought a new power drill because it has lemons on it! I know we had a black one alrea...
We get it, you like lemons - Butterick 6556
We get it, you like lemons - Butterick 6556
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2017 Flashback - Addicted to Plaid
Well lookie here, my camera card still has more unblogged garments on it. There's also 3 different garments that haven't been photographed at all, but now I'm playing chicken with the summer sun. If I could take blog photos successfully in the rain I'd do i...
2017 Flashback - Addicted to Plaid
2017 Flashback - Addicted to Plaid
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Hollywood 1413 - The Easter Outfit That Wasn't
Hello everyone, happy summer 2018 to you heat loving people out there. You all are currently flooding my instagram feed with giant smiles on your faces as you gleefully break out your sandals. "Finally it's warm and I can ditch this sweater" you exclaim! I'...
Hollywood 1413 - The Easter Outfit That Wasn't
Hollywood 1413 - The Easter Outfit That Wasn't
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2017 Flashback - Suit Jackets Galore Part 1
Confession - I have always loved suits.  Back in high school I had a black pinstriped pantsuit with a double breasted jacket that was my pride and joy.  It was a cheap ass polyester blend purchased at *Fashion Bug but I felt like a million bucks in it.  One...
2017 Flashback - Suit Jackets Galore Part 1
2017 Flashback - Suit Jackets Galore Part 1
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Meanwhile on another blog....
When one of your virtual sewing besties asks if you can write a guest post you don't say no! Which is why I'm over on the Sewicalist blog today. Gillian,  of Crafting a Rainbow , asked if I'd like to talk about my transition to wearing vintage styles full t...
Meanwhile on another blog....
Meanwhile on another blog....
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Turning 40 - A Review
Hey guess what?  It's officially my 40th birthday day!   I've been celebrating all month because a "birthday month" is a thing and I'm secretly dramatic. Or maybe that's not a secret. Does a not dramatic person wear a hat like this?   No girl, they probably...
Turning 40 - A Review
Turning 40 - A Review
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2017 Flashback - I might be too pale for this dress
Is there an expiration date on unblogged garments? It's not like any of you live near me and are thinking, "God Heather, I've seen you wear that dress for 3 months. You're blogging about it now?  As far as you all know this dress never existed until now.  W...
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