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Layer Me Up- P4P

Like may others I have obsessed with sewing a Capsule Wardrobe.  Poured over patterns, raided my stash and nothing.  Over and over again I reach for solids and layering pieces for both work or play.  So what better way to start than with Patterns for Pirates‘ (P4P hereafter) Layer Me Up shirt pattern.  I started… Read more »

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Xfactor Tankini and Ultimate Bikini Bottoms: 5oo4 patterns

As my friend comes around the corner to meet me for a photo session highlighting my new tankini, the first words out of her mouth were “ooh that is CUTE!”  A big smile on my face and mental happy dance, we head off for the indoor pool.  Skip forward a couple of hours and I… Read more »

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Weekender Tunic

Who doesn’t love the fashion trend over the past year of longer shirts, tunics, sweater dresses, OH MY?!  I have a couple RTW sweater tunics that I love to wear with skinny jeans, leggings or with dress pants for work.  So when I was asked by Jessica over at 5 Out Of 4 Patterns to… Read more »

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Resolution Tank and Bra: 5 out of 4 Pattern Group

Happy New Years (yes,yes, I know that we are almost into February)!  I love the New Year, winter and the urge for new beginnings and habits.  Like everyone else I have my own resolutions and sad to say some are the same from last year.  This year I am celebrating my 35th birthday, yikes!!  This… Read more »

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Ascent Fleece Pullover Review

The fall has been gorgeous with great weather and vivid fall colors.  The mornings have been crisp enough to want a lightweight jacket, but not to pull out my wool peacoat.   Luckily, 5 out of 4 Patterns just released their women’s Ascent Fleece Pullover jacket. The lines of this jacket are fantastic with the contrast… Read more »