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Cowgirl Costume & New AGF Fabrics

Cowgirl Costume | MadeByJaime

  Happy Friday! Some of you may remember earlier this year I posted this Cowgirl project on Instagram. Well I finally got around to blogging about it over at TheFabricMarket.com. I got absolutely everything I needed from their local store, F&M Fabrics, as they have the best prices overall, but especially for costuming. Click here…

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Let’s Go To The Opera

Opera Costumes | MadeByJaime

A few month’s back I was asked to make two dresses for a local high school opera production. When I got the text of the pattern I’d be using to make the dresses, I was immediately ecstatic. Simplicity 1715 is an Edwardian style dress that reminded me of Downton Abbey. My husband and I had just…

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It’s November!

DIY Halloween 2014 | JaimeSews

In Central CA, it’s not uncommon for October and November to stride by without so much as a hint of fall – you know, cloudy days, rain, cold…? It’s been known to be 75 degrees and sunny on Thanksgiving! But my facebook feed was full of local friends gleefully welcoming the storm we had Friday…

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Pretty Pink Princess Dress – In Progress

Every year for Halloween we go all out. Not because we particularly love Halloween, but mostly because it gives us a chance to go all out! What other time of year do the kids get to parade around town pretending to be someone else? And sewing for Halloween definitely is a different change of pace…

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Star Wars Wife Guest Post 2 – Kids Costumes!

(This post originally appeared at StarWarsWife.com) Hi there  – I’m back – this time to cover kids costumes. If you missed my previous post, click here! Well, once we started having kids, most of my costuming efforts transferred to whipping up whatever the kids requested from year to year. Each year I made various costumes…

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Star Wars Wife Guest Post

(This post originally appeared on StarWarsWife.com) Hi there – I’m Jaime, Star Wars Wife and sewing blogger over at madebyjaime.com! September is here and now’s the time to be a good Star Wars Wife and start thinking about which Star Wars Costumes you’re going to make for Halloween! Over the years, I’ve gathered and made…

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