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I've been making the blocks a few at a time, laying them out like this before sewing them together to make sure I'm happy with my fabric choices.

But since I've made (and posted!) many, many versions of the Scout before, I figured some quick hanger shots were fine. I don't see myself falling out of ...

... for Christmas, and I'll be back next year with some Christmas presents. a set of vague plans for next year, and whatever I've managed to make for myself ...

I rarely sew for myself, but lately I've had the opportunity to test a few women's patterns. This is one that I really like and plan on making more of.

But the dress showed me that I will need to make an upper back adjustment and take out some extra fabric there. I've never altered a pattern like that ...

Heres a cuter than cute Lazy Day Hat, made from the Make it Perfect Pattern. I love this pattern, I've actually made a few of them for my kids too, ...

A lot's changed for me in just one year, and one day I remembered all the good times I've had here on Pocket Writers. I'm sure all of my friends ...

I just love the look of crocheted or knitted pillow covers... They add so much texture and warmth to a sofa or bed. I've been wanting one of my own…

At the risk of sounding like I'm boasting (and I am boasting, just a little bit) in the last two weeks I've made myself a poncho, 2 sweatshirts, ...

This Kimono style jacket by the very talented Fiona Hesford of Sew Girl, ( Love Sewing 19) caught my eye straight away and I knew that it was, again, ...

I've made this list with myself in mind, but if you're looking for some ideas ...

For a few weeks now I've been mulling the idea over in my head about starting a new Alabama Chanin project. Oh, you know how I love some hand stitching!

I found a dress like this on the net and made the dress myself then some friends of mine requested me to write down the pattern so here it is for t…

I've seen a few beautiful cards around made with the Paper Piecing technique and the Beautiful You stamp set, and I just had to try it for myself.

KnitPro have sent me an assortment of goodies which I've made into two prizes: a Midi set of Royale Interchangeable needles and some needles and a notions.

I so rarely make things for myself, but I signed up for the Selfish Swap over at Things for Boys and it seemed like the perfect chance to make some things ...

I decided to turn them into a shopping tote, based on my favorite pattern from Alicia Paulson. I've made several of these for myself and friends and family, ...

If only people valued others as they wish to be valued.... Be

I had a play with the candles from the Merry Patterns and I love them. I'm banning myself from making another Christmas card until I've made a ...

I think I've boxed myself in here... as I'm looking at this pattern next to the hero pattern, I'm thinking it's more a blender pattern instead of a ...

I've made several of these for myself, some like Du Barry 5172, Hollywood 1530, and Mail Order 2588 I've sewn more then once. I used Simplicity 1782 for my ...

MIY March Day 30: When I sew I aim to use fabrics I love to make outfits I can wear everyday! Special occasion outfits are great, but I love that e…

I really loved using this pattern, these two blouses are actually my favourite items of clothing I've made for myself so far! Even though I know I messed a ...

I have endured. I have been broken. I have known hardship. But here I stand, still moving forward, growing stronger each day. I will never forget the harsh ...

Besides making art and reading during these extended periods of time to myself, I've also been tackling little house projects that have been on a list in ...

I really loved using this pattern, these two blouses are actually my favourite items of clothing I've made for myself so far! Even though I know I messed a ...

I believe this might actually be my first time making a Tilly pattern, which is kinda shocking considering that I've known her for over ten years and have a ...

I used to think being sensitive and crying easily made me a weak person, this last couple years has shown me that's how God made me and I'm happy with ...

Faux Leather Bows from Made By Melli

I've included simple processes to get beginners started - pockets and closures - but I've included a few more advanced methods, like draping new necklines ...

Some of these patterns I've had for what seems like forever but never had the time. Making some changes in 2018 and working on myself, learning new ...

I admit it, I'm a nerd. And I'm proud of it! I love to sew, but in the last few years I've limited myself to making bags and purses instead of clothing.

I am taking this class in hopes to make better color decisions for my surface pattern designs. Here are a few patterns I've made that I'd like to play with.

I was talked into running a 5K. So of course, my first step was to make some cute stickers for my planner. I really enjoy making these for myself, but I've ...

Since I was a little boy, I've had a lot of energy. Some teachers believed it to be “too much” energy. Attempts were made at ADHD medication, ...

Keep reading to get the free tutorial. I've also linked up a few other free baby blanket patterns at the bottom of the tutorial that I think you'll enjoy as ...

I've heard about zentangle and have seen a few drawings but have never tried

I love Valentine's Day! Over the past year and half, I've taught myself how to tat and I'm experimenting with ways to incorporate what I make into more than ...

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You know, I've pinned this before. But really, this is important

I've loved this design since I first saw it, but I almost talked myself out of starting it. I really really don't like insects of any type, and I'm actually ...

This is a pattern by Jen Kingwell. I've seen a number of these quilts on Instagram and would like to try one myself. I don't know how big I'll make it, ...

I really loved using this pattern, these two blouses are actually my favourite items of clothing I've made for myself so far! Even though I know I messed a ...

KnitPro have sent me an assortment of goodies which I've made into two prizes: a Midi set of Royale Interchangeable needles and some needles and a notions.

I made the Muslim from nice linen, do I think I'll dye it turquoise and add some Battenburg lace to cuffs and collar.

I really loved using this pattern, these two blouses are actually my favourite items of clothing I've made for myself so far! Even though I know I messed a ...

Do you know how to poo? This may sound like a joke, but I

And here's a peek at some of the pillowcases dresses I made for the sew-along. The deadline is this Wednesday to be entered into the drawing for prizes, ...

The pattern is Raw Honey and I've made them before a long time ago in a super bright pink and thought why not make them in a bright green this time?

I've been in love with the Swoon pattern for quite some time, but I know it will be years before I can see myself tackling an entire Swoon quilt.

But unseen barriers do.

... make a difference and stop me from making up excuses. Do you have anything you'd like to change in your life? Small or big? Let me know in the comments.

I am fortunate to have a customer who loves my Yin Yang Socks and I've made a few for her already. She challenged me with translating the pattern into a hat ...

I've made a few for myself too. And I feel like sharing some of them, so here they are!

I like being able to spot bits of other projects in this block – my first quilt and several different gifts I've made in the last couple of years.

The Archer Shirt is my first Grainline pattern. I've seen so many Archer shirts on Instagram, I've been chomping at the bit to have a go at one for myself.

Since I've started designing patterns for him to stitch, I hope this gives some people a better idea of how much work goes into creating a piece.

My 30th birthday is rapidly approaching, but I'm (mostly) not freaking out about it. Instead, I've made a list of goals (big and small) that I would like to ...

Because I've made this pattern so many times before, I like to tweak it a bit sometimes. I've done split sides, added a skirt, and I have a plan to add a ...

I've never done this before, because although I've made a few bits and pieces for myself, I've never made anything that I felt looked finished enough to ...

I look back at some of the music I've made and I can't remember making the melodies or writing those chords. It feels like a total blur.

Right now, these hats are all the rage! I've made a few myself for holiday gifts and I wanted to try a few different designs so my friends weren't all ...

I loved the idea of creating fake little bubbles for this banner! I think after the Christmas season I'll grab some clear ornaments to make faux bubbles for ...

I've already made a few myself~!

GIVE IT ALL!WHO SAYS THINGS DON'T CHANGE?GIVE IT A SHOT! AND SEE WHAT MAGIC IT CREATS!! Happiness will come running to hug you tight and never leave you:):)

I've also starting making myself bralettes... These are so fun - especially with all of the open backed shirts I've been making!!! I've made a few bralettes ...

I like being able to spot bits of other projects in this block – my first quilt and several different gifts I've made in the last couple of years.

What I've been working on: Nothing concrete yet, but I taught myself a new trick. I can now make some super intricate patterns like the one above!

I'm done chasing after someone I've know my whole life after they tell me ...

I'm trying to learn how exactly to do program design. I've had some really great resources and ...

I have loved all the versions that I've seen of the Sirocco Top in Insta-Land and I was so excited to make one for myself using some very loved and ...

Quote It's sad to know I'm done. But looking back, I've

i've seen you in my mother's eyes when she tells me to marry the type of man i'd want to raise my son to be like”

The first is made out of a wicking polyester. I run in this one in the summer.

You can find some quilting/blanket posts I've written in the past at the end of this post under the “you might like” section. But ...

This week I've been doing some simple pillows and am having to restrain myself from making a fancy placket like the one above has. The ones I'm making are ...

And on that note, I did a bit of Spring cleaning to get rid off some old clothes and one thing that stood out was how much clothing I've made for myself ...

I've made a few brooches for myself in the past but they usually come out sort of awful and I always feel like I could use some guidance ...

Waitin' in the Mornin Firebreathing Mr. Cody On My Mind Marie In The Money Sawdust Girl Boneyard

I've been wanting to make a red and white quilt, turns out I'm making a red, white and black quilt. All the patterns use the mini quick curve ruler, ...

This set is perfect for greetings, invitations, apparel, logos, decor and so much more. I've also included some ...

Interview / Shoot with Japanese Artist Minori

This was for a quilt swap and I really need to make myself a copy of this cause I just love it so much! You can find these butterfly patterns here.

It was subtle. That “cracking” part was to show a kind of fragility in myself. I'm not made of glass or anything like that, but I ...

Therefore, it's hard for me to pick a favourite! I don't think there was one apron that I didn't like/wasn't proud of. I've only made myself 2 so far too!

Last time he wore the tee, someone asked me if it was Sooki Baby (love that brand!) but I was happy to proudly tell them no, I made it myself 🙂

I rarely sew for anyone but myself (don't want the stress) but making something like this as a surprise is fun.

Coming up next week on the Wanderstitch blog… a little looky at some of the vintage patterns I've bought myself recently 👁 👁 Subscribe below to make ...

... a picture of her Rose Pincushion Cuff and it inspired me to sew up a few more myself. So here is the second one I've made in the last few days.

The final size of the blanket was 94cm by 110cm. Of course I could have made it longer by just adding some more stripes, but I was just wanting to make a ...

I went slightly more detailed here, but you can choose to keep it simple like the first one, if you'd rather. I've got another video for you, ...

How I conquered my anxiety disorder before it ruined my life - HelloGiggles

After months, possibly years of wanting to share some knitting patterns with you, I've finally done it. Giving myself a big high five. There's nothing like ...

Love this top! I really want to make a few more. I will say that since I started sewing for myself, I've made almost exclusively dresses and well… sometimes ...

Caron Cake Pattern Roundup

I love cowls that can be wrapped twice. I wear them the most and yet I own few that I've knit for myself!

My grandma liked to do a lot of applique but I've never made an applique quilt myself. I have a couple of ideas for some modern applique designs I would ...

P.S. If you'd like to see some behind-the-scenes work on the making of this plush, check out my Patreon! For just $1 a month, subscribers get all of my ...

I have also been toying with the idea of selling patterns, but I don't know whether I would be shooting myself in the foot, or if people would even be ...

And so far, I love how it's coming together. It's just so huge!! I think this might be the first time I've ever made a quilt and haven't seen it get smaller ...