Author Archives: amy mayen

The Big Round Barn on Historical Route 66

I did some sightseeing this weekend and wanted to give you a tour of the Big Round Barn on Historical Route 66. You can see more photos and read about the Big Round Barn’s history at The old photos and … Continue reading

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Asymmetrical Drape Top for Tween Pattern Parcel

I’m sharing another project from the Tween Pattern Parcel #5: the Asymmetrical Drape Top from EYMM! You can purchase your pattern parcel at the end of the post. This bundle is a righteous edition to your sewing stash! Asymmetrical Drape Top from EYMM … Continue reading

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Everyday Yoga Pant Pattern : Tween Pattern Parcel #5

I’m excited to be a part of Tween Pattern Parcel #5! Today I’ll show you what I made with the Everyday Yoga Pants pattern from Greenstyle. Then we’ll talk about the sale! Everyday Yoga Pant pattern by Greenstyle I couldn’t be … Continue reading

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DIY Tin Man Costume for less than $20!

DIY Tin Man Costume Sof’s mom brought me some inexpensive stretchy metallic fabric and red trim with a request for a Tin Man costume. Total cost for this project was around $20, including the funnel to make the hat. For … Continue reading

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Button Up Jumper Pattern Release + Discount Code

Today is the Button Up Jumper pattern release! Rachel & Donna from Once Upon A Sewing Machine have made a fun play on a traditional jumper, with buttons at the waist. It’s designed to be worn with an undershirt, so … Continue reading

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