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Fabric, Halloween, Panty, Patterns, Pre order, Stitch Upon a Time, SUAT, Underwear -

Okay I know the title is a little nerdy but seriously you all need some Rockerbye Scrudies or Bunzies in your life!  I'm talking about Stich Upon a Time underwear patterns!  They are amazing and a favorite in the sewing world.   First - Bunzies.  These are cut to show a little me "cheek"  giving you the option of super booty, booty, and full coverage for leg cuts.  You can also choose between the high rise, low rise, or a maternity cross front.   For leg and waist option you can use knit or elastic bands.  They even give you a cute booty...

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Fabric, Made For Mermaids, Pattern, Pattern Release, Sewing, Swim, Swim Fabric, Swimsuit, Swimsuit sewing -

Oh my gosh, I don't even know where to start!  Made for mermaids just released 6 new patterns and 4 of them are swim!  The other two will work perfectly for gauze!  Now, unfortunately, I only had time to test one of them so I'll explain and show you the Mama Alexandria first.  I LOVE THIS SUIT!   It's actually a one-piece suit with a faux wrap or tie wrap option.  You can also choose from an optional flounce and 3 different strap options.   It's fully lined with sewn in cup and elastic shelf bra options as well! I didn't use my Rockerbye...

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Fabric, Handmade, Rashguard, Sewing, Sun protection, Swim, Swimming, Zombies -

Hooray!!  We are so close to the official start of summer I can taste it!   My kids love to be outside and love the water.   I love when they are outside- that's less time they are bothering me inside.... kidding.... kind of.   What I don't love is the sunblock game.  We use the super natural blah blah blah kids kind and they are always really thick and sticky and trying to chase down my kids to get it on is always super fun.  Plus that's another bath or two when I'm already giving two a day from the dirt!  Insert...

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Brindille and Twig, Fabric, Featured Pattern, Handmade, Pants, Pattern, Sewing, Shorts -

This week I bring you a company feature is very special to my heart.   Brindille and Twig Pattern Company is essentially how I learned to sew clothing.  I actually started off sewing cloth diapers and then, of course, wanted to move into upcycling clothing.   Someone recommended Brindille and Twig as a great place to start and I was hooked!   The patterns are very easy to follow, have great instructions, and are of course adorable!  They even have videos for techniques that really helped me as a beginner.  Even now after sewing for years B&T is a go-to for me when sewing for my kiddos. ...

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Blankets, Custom Fabric, Dresses, Fabric, Gauze, Patterns, Pre order, Sewing, Summer, Summer Sewing, Washcloths -

So by now, you've all seen this gorgeous gauze floating around Rockerbye land (which, by the way, gets softer with every wash),  but what do you do with it!?!  Well, most of what you've seen I'm sure is the awesome wash clothes and blankets it makes but there is so much more to do with it!   Let's start with blankets though-  There are quite a few different ways to make blankets from this gauze,  It can be as simple as serging around a square and you are good to go!  You can make it double sided and then turn and...

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