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Pantone color predictions set the tone for the coming seasons fashion trends.  When a blog call went out for the spring into color blog tour I was excited to accept the challenge  of working with colors out side of my normal range.  Having many to choose from with the current shop selection made my task a bit easier.  This quilted is a perfect match for lime punch.  This liverpool a beautiful little boy blue. Or this one for arcadia. ( I immediatly think of troll hunters with a name like that, can't tell I'm a mom huh?)  Or maybe this...

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The Breaking Ground Blog Tour is all about trying new thing and pushing your boundaries.  One perk to this is trying new to me designers and patterns.   For our first stop on this tour ( holy cow we have two this time!) I decided to try making socks. This is something I've never messed with but always had on my list to get to at some point. Our wonderful owner Brandi suggested The Wolf and Tree Going Rouge Sock.  So I was off to try them. I chose our firearms and freedom print on cotton lycra and happened to...

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Our Play Palace  *  Elli and Nels  *  Max California Tales From A Southern Mom  *  Phat Quarters  *  Darrel Rob Crafts  *  GYCT Designs Threadistry  *  Sprouting Jube Jube  *  Manning the Machine My Sewing Roots  *  House of Estrela  *  The Berry Bunch Kathy's Kwilts and More  *  Paisley Roots  *  Aurora Designs  *  Natalie Bug Creations Sponsored By Sunshine Rae Fabric _ I love a good blog tour, as you might have guessed by now. So when the call went out for this blog tour I immediately applied.   I recently discovered GYCT Patterns and so far...

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One of the designers I tend to go back to over and over is CKC Patterns. With a huge amount of variety from basic items to those more unique its no wonder they are so popular and have a great facbook community So lets highlight something Unique! Orlena : available in baby, girl's and woman's This pattern has such a fun back I just love it. I chose to make these beauties using  a starwars strike from our current pre-order ( closing on the 2nd). I am infatuated with this print and have been dreaming of all the things I will make...

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The perfect assignment (for something I've been needing to make for a while) I signed up for the red white and pink blog tour hosted by Sewing by Ti a little late in the game however it ended up being just the push I needed to get in gear and make my neighbors daughter a red dress like she has been asking for.  Gwen really wanted a red dress. She is young but built a lot like me despite her age this makes finding ready to wear  clothing that fits well hard then when you add the need to be...

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