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diy pixel dress

I think this is the best garment I have ever made.

I still consider myself on the beginner side of intermediate when it comes to sewing, since I have followed commercial patterns and not much else.  But I felt as though my skills got a little more refined with this one, since I adapted a pattern, and had to deal with print matching (a new concept for me!).

It all started when I found this incredible pixel fabric, and knew it would be perfect for a dress to wear to PAX East (on our non-cosplay day).  For some reason, I see it as a floral print – but maybe I’m just imagining things? 🙂


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he just wants his balloon


My first weekend look on the blog!  My husband and I were hanging out in the city and I was so excited to wear this shirt.  I bought it a while ago, wore it a few times, and then it disappeared.  Apparently, it was hanging out in the depths of my closet, only to be recovered about a year later!

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