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Eryn Shields

Eryn Shields

DIY Off the Shoulder Knit Loungewear - Lisa Pattern by Style Sew Me

DIY Set: Lisa Pattern here // Fabric: Ribbed Knit (similar) My, my, my how I love this set! I envisioned this set from my Lisa Pattern to be a "Netflix and Chill" kind of vibe. It's that set you where when you want to feel beautiful without any effort. My husband loves this set and I've worn it for our at-home date nights. Those usually consist of looking up the worst movies we can find, pouring a drink, and cackling at the tv. The absolutely yummy fabric was at my local Joann's. The last time I visited, I saw it...

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Mind Your Manners: Unsolicited Opinions and How We Can Do Better

Mind Your Manners: Unsolicited Opinions and How We Can Do Better

Yesterday, I shared a post on Instagram of one an individual experience of getting unsolicited criticism on this coat I made last year. I'd shared that someone decided to comment that she was bothered about me not matching my stripes on the coat. I used it as a teaching moment to encourage people to continue to do what they do because there will always be some Negative Nelly who will find some microscopic and unimportant detail that they don't like. And they will feel the need to share it with you, regardless if you ask their opinion or not. See...

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Plan Your Fall Sewing - Fall Style Book Now Available

Fall Cardigan Style Book I've talked in the past about how I have been making an active effort to get the most out of my all of pieces by incorporating them into my every day outfits. I've shared how I used to spend time and money making pieces that didn't fit me, my taste, color preferences, body style, or lifestyle. They were just all types of wrong for me. I also noticed that this is a common struggle in the sewing community where we get so caught up in our craft that we create pieces that do not fit into...

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