Cozy Tree Frogs

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I’m back for another season of Project Run & Play!  I’ve been a bit less organized this time around, so hopefully I can keep up and make all the deadlines!  As with last season, I wanted to combine as many of these challenges with my spring sewing to-do list. Some of them…

Wearing Daddy’s Shirt (plus tutorial!)

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Project Run & Play’s challenge for week 3 this season is “Repurposing.” We are to design a look where the majority of the materials are recycled or upcycled.  The last time this challenge rolled around I took the simple route and upcycled several of my old tshirts into nightgowns for Dinah. This…

A Winter Playdate

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It is time once again for Project Run & Play! This season is a “favorites” season and the contestants are all previous sew-a-long winners (one of which I will be…hopefully…someday!) and the challenges are all favorite challenges from seasons past. When they announced all the challenges I was excited to see that…

Halloween 2013 – Dorothy and Glinda

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Once upon a time, a little girl named Dorothy lived a simple life in Kansas. She dreamed of visiting far off lands… lands beyond the rainbow. One fateful day a terrible storm came… The tornado took Dorothy and her little house to a strange land called Oz. Once there she discovered that her…

Signature Strawberries

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Here we are…the final week of this cycle of Project Run & Play!  Traditionally the final week is the “Signature Style Week.” My signature style really hasn’t changed since the first time I thought this through…age-appropriate, classic, solids or subtle prints, simple embellishments. I actually started these dresses way back last spring…