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  • ABBA Merry Christmas! (Or, 2018’s Nativity Outfit)

    Whatever happened to school nativities? When I was a kid there was this huge box of nativity outfits that would get pulled out of the…

    A Pinafore Alternative: Simplicity 1325 Dress

    The Pinafore – Love It or Hate It? I can’t make my mind up about pinafore dresses. On one hand I love the look of…

    Sparkly Gold Disco Shorts – Simplicity 1144

    It’s been a funny week here. School was closed on Monday and Tuesday because of the snow, so we had a nice extended weekend. The…

    Simplicity 2226 The Stamp Edition

    I like Simplicity 2226. It’s easy. It’s simple. It has pockets. Winning. There will be more of these in my wardrobe for sure, they’re just…

    Making Shorts with Simplicity 1144

    Poor blog. It’s feeling a bit neglected. I feel like this month has absolutely flown by though and has been very karate-centric for us, beginning…

    Simplicity 2226 Skirt: Version One

    I love this skirt. I love love LOVE it. That’s kind of this post in a nutshell really. Instagram is great for inspiration and advice;…

    Simplicity 1325 Dress Hack

    Recently, I bought Simplicity 1325 basically because I want the exact outfit on the pattern envelope (and how often does that happen?!) and it definitely fits…

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