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Johanna

  • Book update!

    This morning I submitted the finished print file to Amazon and now I’m impatiently waiting for their approval (should come within 24 hours). If the file passes their print specifications it means that next week I will be able to release both the digital version…

  • Video: Why I began sewing my own clothes

    It’s video time! The format is a little different from my usual videos, as it’s me telling the story of why I began sewing and what it was like sewing in the 80’s and early 90’s. I’m sure some of you old timers can relate,…

  • FehrTrade Surf to Summit top

    So this is the finished Surf to Summit top by FehrTrade. I was drawn to this pattern because I like long sleeve activewear tops with a zipper front. In fact, FehrTrade might be the only one making those kinds of sewing patterns (correct me if I’m…

  • 10+ budget friendly sewing tools

    Looking for great sewing tools that won’t break the bank? Then this list will be very useful. I’ve listed over 10 tools that are inexpensive but do a great job. Everything from the best tracing pens to some interesting options that can replace the seam…