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Happy and Warmer New Year!

Pattern for girl

Wishing each and every one of you a very Happy and Warmer New Year!   Have you thought about making your own snow skirt for this new year?  Wondering where you will get the supplies?  If you don’t have a store near you that sells parka insulated lining or nylon ripstop, you can sign up […]

300+ Snow Skirt Patterns Sold!

Snow Skirt patterns sold

Much to my surprise, since August 2012, I have sold more than 300 snow skirt patterns!  And over 100 people have taken the snow skirt class that I teach at Seams Like Home in Anchorage.  This has been an amazing, and unexpected  journey.  I have met some very creative sewers and each new snow skirt […]


Grocery Tote

Have you ever recycled an article of clothing?  Taken it apart and made something completely new? I have done just that and find the process challenging and rewarding!  I love to see if I can use as much of the original garment as possible and still create something that is completely different and unique.   […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hem your blessings with thankfulness so they don’t unravel.  ~Author Unknown For those of us who enjoy the entire sewing process ~ from planning, to choosing fabric and a pattern, to beginning the project (be it a quilt or an article of clothing), to tackling the difficult parts, to completion ~ this seemed a very […]

When did I first make a snow skirt?

Children in the snow

I am often asked when I made my first snow skirt.  A few winters ago, I was working as a teacher’s aide in a kindergarten classroom.  As I was in charge of the children during recess, I was spending a lot of time standing outside in the cold (sometimes at -15 degrees).  I did own […]

Make a snow skirt for a favorite little girl!

Pattern for girl

Snow skirts are not just for grown-ups…. you can use our Girl’s Snow Skirt pattern to make one for a favorite little girl.  Just like with the grown-up version, you can choose the color of the skirt and add trim or embroidery to dress it up.  The pattern calls for a sport separating zipper on […]

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