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Day Tripper Top – Shwin Designs

Dolmans! Everywhere I look there are dolmans. It’s not part of my regular tv show rotation, but I love this one Allison Janney wore on Mom. Actually, she rocks a lot of dolmans on that show. Not that I would … Continue reading

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Parisian Top – Go To Patterns

A little self-care sewing going on in my house this week; in the form of the Parisian Top by Andrea Pannell for Go To Patterns. I needed a break from the madness that is Halloween costume sewing. Seriously, guys, my … Continue reading

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Benylin and Sewing: A Cautionary Tale

This post originally appeared Crafting Con for the My Little Pony theme on July 10,2015 Hi, I’m Laura from Manning The Machine. Back again. Sick of me yet? You might remember me from Disney (Non-Princess), Doctor Who, and Harry Potter. … Continue reading

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Mandy K Designs – Knock off & Costume Hacks Blog Tour

I’ll admit that shortly after signing up for this blog tour, I was completely uninspired. Why did I pick The Princess Party Dress?! Why?? Our house already looks like the princess aisle of Toys R Us threw up all over … Continue reading

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EYMM Hoodie Blog Tour

BAM! I made a hoodie for myself. Check it out!! How awesome is it?? So freaking awesome, that’s how awesome. I found this fabric at a for charity sale that happens right around my birthday. Fabric is donated and priced … Continue reading

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CraftingCon July – My Little Pony

Hey! I’m guest posting over on CraftingCon today – they’ve got a shiny new website!This month’s theme is My Little Pony. You’ll have to head over there to see what I sewed up for this month.

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Sofilantjes Summer Surprise

Welcome! Bienvenue! On the 23rd Sofilantjes turned one year old! Bonne fête, Sofilantjes! Wow, look at all those exclamation marks – it’s my favourite punctuation. Where was I? Oh yes, it’s Day 3 of the Summer Surprise Annniversary Tour for … Continue reading

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Doctor…. Who?

This post originally appeared on Friends Stitched Together in January as part of CraftingCon’s Doctor Who month. Hey Everybody! I’m Laura, I blog over at Manning The Machine. I’m ridiculously excited to be a contestant as part of this month’s … Continue reading

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Where’s Perry?

This post originally appeared on Friends Stitched Together in April as part of CraftingCon’s Disney Non-Princess month. Hello all! It’s Laura from Manning the Machine. Yep, I’m here again. You might have seen me back in June for Harry Potter … Continue reading

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Women’s Bundle Up Blog Tour – EYMM and LLK

Are you ready to BUNDLE UP? The current Bundle Up is live and it is all for women! I had the opportunity to test the Women’s Everyday Essentials by Everything Your Mama Made (EYMM). I would say “that’s me, in … Continue reading

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