My MeMadeMay 2019 Pledge

I, Jennifer Baker, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May 2019. I endeavour to wear at least three handmade items per week during May 2019. Links for more info: Me Made May FAQs

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Sewing is for everyone.

I have been plus size for as long as I can remember. My wardrobe has always something that has always felt external to me – full of items I may not have liked but bought because it was in my size and I didn’t have other options. I loathed shopping for clothes because we would […]

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Best Back to School Finds for Your Sewing Room

Back to school season has always been my favorite time of year. Full of transitions, fresh starts, and brand new notebooks waiting to be filled with meticulously written notes. Whilst I am no longer a student, it’s not stopping me from shopping the aisles for school supplies I can use in my sewing room! Here […]

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Pattern Review: Simplicity 8051

hen my sister and I bought tickets to see the Trixie Mattel “Now With Moving Parts” show, we both thought it would be a fun idea to make a dress for her to wear. And by we, I mean I did all the work and had to buy everything. Because she’s a child, with no […]

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The Cloth Pad Survey Results

Hello All! I thought I would share the results of a recent survey I did in my facebook group for my business, The Wittle Whale, where I sell handmade ecofriendly reusable and baby items like bibs, cloth wipes, and cloth pads. I’ve been an avid user and promoter of this reusable menstrual item for the […]

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Jaku + My Failure to Blog it

I’ve been in a bit of a blogging lull this month. I have been so busy with work, Etsy, and being sick that I’ve had to put publishing on the back burner. One post this past month that never made it up was about my visit to Jaku, a new-ish restaurant on GR’s north east […]

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