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Blogroll | My Favorite Sewing Blogs

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Just for the record, this is officially becoming a sewing blog. Sewing is quickly replacing all of my other hobbies, so it’s not surprising that this blog is reflecting that as well. I still love to photograph, read, go on hikes, and travel, so this blog won’t always be 100% about sewing. It will always […]

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Anita Boeira is now Sew Anita

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Hello! You might have noticed that things look a bit different around here today. That’s because I spent this past week coming up with a new brand for my blog and website! I felt it was time for a change, my latest blog redesign dates from early 2012, and at that time, it was just […]

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Completed Project: Simplicity 1419 Dress

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Ta-da my latest completed sewing project! The Simplicity 1419 dress. It looked so adorable on the package, I had to have it. It went straight up to my to-do pile, where it ended up being held up by a couple of shirts (I need separates more than I need dresses) and hanged unfinished in my sewing […]

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Sewing Inspiration | Tropical Skirt and Top

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1 | 2 | 3 It’s summer, and even though I’m not a fan of hot weather, I can’t help but be inspired by the other things that the hot weather can be reminiscent of: time spent at the beach, vacation, palm trees, and tropical everything.  And then I saw this awesome fabric from Michael […]

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Vogue Patterns Fall 2014

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Vogue just announced last night a bunch of new patterns for Fall 2014. Fall is not as exciting as Spring/Summer, so all patterns felt very bleh. But a few stood out, so I thought I’d make a quick pattern wishlist for next $5,99 sale! V1408 – At first glance this dress doesn’t look very exciting, […]

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#SundaySewing |A Sewing Room Tour

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Hello, hello, come on in. Don’t mind the mess. I thought today would be a great day to share what my sewing room looks like! I was away the past two weekends on a road trip (hope you checked my posts on Portland and Seattle already!). I have a dress that I almost finished before […]

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Nachos Quest: BBQ Nachos in Boise, ID

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It’s been WAY too long since I blogged about my Nachos quest, over a year to be exact (blame it on the healthy lifestyle). If you’re new here, you might not have heard about my quest to find the best nachos I ever ate, and that pretty much sums it up: I go out, I eat […]

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Seattle Trip Report

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It was just so much fun writing and taking pictures of our trip to Portland, I made sure I did the same in Seattle. We didn’t eat out as much as we did in Portland, but on the other hand, we covered a lot more touristy attractions in the emerald city. Places we visited: (from […]

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Portland Trip Report

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We just wrapped a 4-night stay in Portland, OR, and I wanted to make sure I wrote all about our trip before I moved on to our next stop and completely forgot all the cool things that we did. To be fair, I have been using Instagram and Diptic (a collage app for the phone) […]

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June 2014 Recap

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May was a crazy whirlwind of a month, I had so much going on, I wrote one of my longest recaps ever! So I guess I needed to slow down in June, and that’s just what I did! June was a very introspective month, with most of my free time dedicated to reading and sewing. […]

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