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Today I bring you one of my favorite patterns.  One I use over and over again.  I'm talking about Ellidactyl Zane Joggers. They are super stylish, modern, and so unique! They also have a huge size range running from Newborn to 12 years!     Zane joggers are packed full of options and make color blocking so easy.  I remember being terrified to sew my first pair but they came together like a dream.  Here is a little visual chart of all the options you can choose.    You can even choose to do different options for the front and back to...

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Baby Blanket, DIY, Gauze, Gauze Blanket, Satin Binding, Satin Bound Blanket, Sewing -

Real talk- I never thought I'd actually use Satin binding on a blanket because, quite frankly, that sounds worse than going to the dentist.   Then my littlest, Emerson, attached to a tiny lovey one he had.   So of course with all of Ambers amazing prints on double gauze, I knew it had to be done.  To my very happy surprise, it's actually way easier than I thought!! I figured I'd share a little tutorial.  I'm not an expert by any means but my kid loves them and everyone who has gotten one as a gift does too!  Supplies-   Double Gauze,  Pre-made...

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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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I know, I gave it away in the title but today's "Hump Day Pattern Pick Me Up" is a HUGE favorite among the Rockerbye Team because, like all of you, we want our precious Rockerbye sews to last as long as possible!! Insert-  Halla Forever Fit Joggers . These amazing pants will quickly become a staple in your little one's closet.  They work amazingly with any kind of knit that has decent stretch and recovery. The size ranges are NB to 3/6 months, 6/9 months to 3/4 yr, 4/5 yr to 7/8 yr, and 8/9 yr to 11/12 yr.  Emerson is wearing the 6/9m-3/4 years here...

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How to hack a sleeve for a thumbhole - tutorial guest posted by Danielle Homesewn Couture. Featuring fabrics by RockerByeDestash Fabrics and Fabric Anthropology.

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