A Striped Jeanne Tee from Ready to Sew >> MaddieMadeThis.com

My Stripey Jeanne Tee

Hello from New Orleans!  I’m down here all this week for work, getting ready to relocate an archival collection from here to St. Louis.  It’s amazing down here — I’m staying basically next door to Audubon Park and in a beautiful old house.  I’ve spent my evenings reading a book on the front porch and

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My Marigold Trousers

Another month has come and gone, and with it a #SewMyStyle2018 prompt!  It was so fun being the leader for April’s prompt, the Marigold Trousers, and I’m already looking forward to doing it again in the fall.  It’s always a little awkward talking about the patterns that maybe didn’t work for you so well —

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Stockholm Blouse >> MaddieMadeThis.com

A Blue Floral Stockholm Blouse

Last week I posted on Instagram that I was in a blouse rut.  After many month of wearing jeans to work as I unpacked dusty boxes and yank rusty staples out of documents, it’s time to transition back into business casual.  I have a few pairs of pants that I rotate through, but I often

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Asana for Bloggers

Between work and this blog, I often feel like there’s a lot to keep track of in my life.  Meetings, to-dos, WIPs, things to buy, plans with friends,,, and I’m just one person!  I can’t imagine having to manage all the things that go along with families and kids.  Having a good organizational system is

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Affiliate Links for Sewists

Hey friends, and welcome back to another installment of Sewing Blogger 101.  I’m really excited about today’s topic, since I think it’s important and tricky!  We’re talking a little about paid/sponsored content, but a lot about affiliate links for sewists.  I’ll fill you in on how I feel about monetizing your blog, what affiliate programs

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Marigold Styling Inspiration

Hey there, me again!  I’m really excited for this month’s Project #SewMyStyle2018 garment, the Marigold Jumpsuit and Trousers from Tilly and the Buttons.  I’m even more excited because I’m the leader for this month!  Yesterday I posted a dozen fabric options for your make, and today we’re talking about Marigold styling inspiration.  Each of these photos

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Marigold Fabric

Hey everyone!  I’m so excited to be this month’s leader for Project #SewMyStyle2018.  This month’s garment is the Marigold Jumpsuit and Trouser from Tilly & the Buttons.  I’m really excited to get into this one!  Today I’m sharing some Marigold fabric recommendations for you, in case you haven’t purchased yours yet.  Tomorrow, we’re talking styling

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