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One Thimble Issue 14 Bonus

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One Thimble Issue 14 Bonus

I had so much fun designing these graphics as the bonus for Issue 14.  And I want to show them off to you so that you don't miss out - because they will only be available for Early Bird purchases through the weekend! When Jen and I were chatting about me doing some designs, I asked her to throw out some phrases that to her fit the vibe of the magazine.  Typography is so much fun to play with and is such an on trend feature in graphic design.  I took some of those phrases, and some poetry and music...

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Boys Can Wear Pink

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Boys Can Wear Pink

It is so fun to be back this year with another contribution to 'Boys Can Wear Pink'!  I love breaking the notion that a gender can own or be excluded from a color.  Historically it just has never been true in fashion so why perpetuate a myth.  My kids get the range of the rainbow to dress in, and it is totally cool that Mack's favorites are pink and purple and Asher's worst WORST favorite (meaning least favorite in 5 year old speak) is pink - ok Ash, I hear ya, no pink for you this year.  But that leaves...

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Blithe Blouse and Dress New Release

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Blithe Blouse and Dress New Release

Back in December I teased out the illustration of this phenomenal shirt dress I was starting to work on... in my head it was just going to go together so easily and quickly and I even had illusions of grandeur that I could release if before Christmas.  HA!!!!  Fast forward through testing revisions and life complications and here on the last day of January I finally get to introduce the Blithe Blouse and Dress!!!!  I have to take a moment to say thank you to the amazing testers who put up with my sluggish post holiday brain.  These ladies made...

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Magnolia Sew&Tell: Fabric from LDGTextiles

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Magnolia Sew&Tell: Fabric from LDGTextiles

I'm super excited to talk about today's Magnolia Sponsor,  LDG Textiles.  LDG was a 'new to me' company, so I figured they might be new to you as well.  This is a family run small business based out of LA that know what they are doing.  LDG carries a wide variety of apparel knits making them the perfect one stop shop for all your Magnolia needs.  We can all thank Jackie for throwing this shop in my lap, once I knew of their existence I did a bit of Black Friday shopping for myself.  LADIES!!!!!   These fabrics are dreamy....

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Magnolia Sew&Tell: Chest Pocket Add On

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Magnolia Sew&Tell: Chest Pocket Add On

Today's Pattern Add On and Tutorial is of course sewn up in Girl Charlee knit.  This soft jersey is  one of my favorites and one that I have another shirt sewn up in that I wear all summer long.

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