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How I select fabric

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This week we are going behind the scenes to see how I select a fabric or a range to create my pretties for your little ones. This comes from an Australian exclusive fabric we have coming in dresses this Friday. Let me first say that my original selection process has changed since owning a fabric store so here is my refined criteria. Firstly the fabric must come from a top quality brand. This ensures that your items won't run when washed on a cold cycle, shrink if you happen to put it in the dryer or warp over time. Any new...

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Micky Mae in the USA

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Once in a life time something truly amazing happens for you as a creator. Check out our latest big news.

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Super busy at the sewing machine

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We have been stitching up a storm these past few weeks. See what we have new in our Children's boutique this week.

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When your sewjo mojo has gone.

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We all have those times when everything comes together and we have free time in our sewing space, but when we walk in the door our minds go blank. We start staring into our fabric stash hoping for something to jump out that we can sink our teeth into, but nothing comes. Just a blank.

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