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Focus on Details: This March, We're Rocking Collars

This month's boxes mark our 51st theme that I've put together at Needle Sharp. That...

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Stay Snuggly This February with Knit Turtlenecks

Looking back on the past few years, I've come to view February as the month...

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It's Jacket January! Slow Sewing for Winter Weather

  Did I possibly make up the term "Jacket January"? Yes. Do I wish it...

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This December, Sew a Wardrobe Hero - The Nap Dress

Ah, December. What a strange and glorious month. Post Thanksgiving, it's like we enter a...

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Sew Frosting this November with Gorgeous Wrap Dresses

  Ever since the hashtag was introduced a few years ago, I've always been fascinated...

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We're Going Preppy this October with Handmade Blazers

Back in the very first year of Needle Sharp, we featured blazer boxes. In October,...

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Start Fall in Style with Your Own Handmade Hoodie!

Retail is all about cognitive dissonance. From my decade at Barnes and Noble, I've taken this idea...

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Top Notch Tiers: August Brings Floaty Peasant Dress Patterns

It's happening already. I can feel it as I sit here writing. The summer heat...

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It's Time for Elasticized Everything: July is for Pull On Shorts

In the words of the classic turn of the century movie, Almost Famous, "It's all...

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Bright Colors, Big Florals: This May We're Sewing Tea Dresses

Can you feel it? If March comes in like a lion and out like a...

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Overalls Everyday: This April Sew Our Favorite Wardrobe Workhorse

If you haven't had a pair of overalls in your wardrobe, can I tell you,...

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This March, We're All About Sleeves

  We are nearing the one year anniversary of lockdown here in the United States,...

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