Tag: thrifting fabric

Budget Sewing // Thrifted and Gifted

So I’d like to take a minute and talk to you about something that comes up frequently when I talk to people about sewing, and something I’ve long wanted to bring up here on mad mimmy. How do I afford to sew?  Many people say you know everybody used to sew back in the day because… Read more »

Election Day Big Bow Dresses

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These dresses just kill me. Aren’t they astronomically adorable? A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to test out my good friend Miranda‘s fabulous new pattern, the Big Bow Dress (available for purchase here).  I decided to finally cut into some beautiful slubbed navy polka dot cotton that I thrifted probably three years ago. Match… Read more »