1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, Fabrics, I made it!! 2020, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, sewing patterns, Tops

Time for tops! The Folkwear Old Mexico Dress

I am still finishing off replacing some of my casual wear.  One of the summer tops I am making is the "Old Mexico Dress/Top" from Folkwear.  I won this pattern on IG through the @sewover50 giveaway #so50sewalong.  Love @sewover50, you should check it out! My sewing partner @auntie_pauwa_sews won the same pattern and finished her's… Continue reading Time for tops! The Folkwear Old Mexico Dress

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How to Sew a …

Have you ever tried googling that?  Just start typing it and see all the choices that pop up?  Blogs ... YouTubes ... I've been sewing since Grade 8 (I think).  I have always tried everything, didn't matter whether I failed or succeeded, I just kept on going.  In the beginning, I followed the instructions word… Continue reading How to Sew a …

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Time for Tops!

It appears that the past months of working remotely at home, in casual clothes, has worn out the limited Collection of Casual Clothes I had in my closet! Since I have been on a #RTWfast since 2015, I am going to remedy this by putting aside my bag making and bag pattern designing, temporarily, and… Continue reading Time for Tops!

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1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, Fabrics, I made it!! 2020, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, sewing patterns

I think every story I tell nowadays starts with the same line …

... when I was at the store the other day ... Anyway, when I was at the store the other day, I forgot to buy "Swiffer Duster refills". Well with two cats and a forest in the back yard, vacuuming and dusting is really important to us.  Then again, staying home and limiting our trips… Continue reading I think every story I tell nowadays starts with the same line …

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It’s June! What’s new? PART TWO!

I told you in my last post here, I'd be posting photos of my (Virtual) Walk to End ALS. Everything went off flawlessly. I even received some orders for fabric face masks at the last minute today. The $10.00 I ask for them is going straight to my ALS fundraising account. So yes, I did… Continue reading It’s June! What’s new? PART TWO!

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I made it!! 2020, Lányos Handmade, Sewing

It’s June! What’s new?

Do you remember my last Lányos Handmade Newsletter ... showing how my garden was growing?  I just had to show you today how much things have changed in just a month! (If you'd like to sign up for the Lányos Handmade Newsletter and missed the pop up box when you came to this site, there is… Continue reading It’s June! What’s new?