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That Time I Won 3rd Place in the Mimi G Style Conference Fashion Show

Did I ever tell you about that time I won 3rd place in a fashion show?  Not just any fashion show.  First of all, this was my VERY 1st fashion show ever.  Second of all, this wasn’t just any fashion show.  It was the fashion show at Mimi G’s 6th Annual Fashion, Sewing and Style Conference!  Can you believe that?  I still can’t.  You can read all about the conference by reading Mimi’s recap here.

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My Anitra Jumpsuit from Style Sew Me

Hello!  Happy 4th Of July!  I hope you got to enjoy the day celebrating America with your family and friends.  Today I am bringing you my version of the Anitra Jumpsuit from Style Sew Me Patterns.  I’ve been following this sew sister for years now and have learned so much from her.  Her Youtube channel is the bomb.com.  To this day I use her zipper install, gathering with cooking twine method and her box pleated skirt tutorials.  You can find her YouTube channel here.  You’re  ...

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Pattern Review: Simplicity 8216

  Hi! Sew way back when, before the So Very Jo blog was born, I got an opportunity to collaborate with LA Finch Fabrics.  I jumped at the opportunity to review their fabulous fabrics!  I received two different cuts of fabric and one of them was this Arcadia Rayon Challis which is still available for purchase HERE. The description on their site reads: Description: Look chic with this gorgeous abstract rayon challis! Overstock from a high end LA designer.  Drapes nicely, soft hand!  ...

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