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Just what I need, right?

new sewing machine

This thing makes buttonholes ALL BY ITSELF. It is like magic. I love it. I made a dress for Nora to wear to a cousin’s wedding last month. She likes to eat, and so she is wrapped in napkins in every picture and the dress is so protected from getting dirty that it cannot be seen.

Nora's party dress

I found the pattern and fabric at Bolt, a fabric store in Portland. This is Heather Ross fabric, I don’t remember the names. I will pay make better notes for future projects.

party dress pattern

We have had visitors from New York and have visited Seattle. We are home for a week, then we go to the beach for a few days.  The garden is doing well, I think this year the vegetables are doing better than the weeds.


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