All paper patterns 50% off!

I'm clearing out my sewing area for the new pattern work I'm going to be doing in 2017 and all my old NVL women's paper patterns are on fire sale! Priced below cost, really! I just want the space. 
They are all ready to go! 
Get them while they last. In stock patterns only!



Fat People on TV: the 2016 edition

I haven't done this series in a while and frankly, it's because there have not been many fat people on TV lately.

With #oscarssowhite last year, and minorities of all stripes fighting for representation, you are starting to see more different types of characters being shown in TV and movies. Sometimes, that isn't the case for fat people. Most of the time when characters are fat, often like race, it's a huge if not singular part of their story arch or the main focus of the show/series altogether.

With diversity becoming a mainstay instead of a novelty, thankfully we are seeing more types of different people exploring different dynamics of the same root identity. Fat people too.

If you recall my last post on Fat People on TV, I highlighted quite a lot of different shows. Some I thought were stellar and gone too soon, and others I felt could bump it up a bit. This time is no different and while I'm sure I haven't seen all the shows of diversity in body representation, I want to showcase some that really stood out to me this year and perhaps a couple years before.

We're funded!


 Thank you all for helping me get this pattern line off the ground. I'm going to be hosting a Facebook live session this Thursday at 5:30PM PST to answer questions or whatever else you all want to know about me :) Then after that I'll touch base after the holiday and we will get things rolling!
#yaysewing   

Last hours of the Kickstarter!!! ITS ALMOST OVER!!!


Whew! In the last hours of my kickstarter. Just a couple hundred dollars (literally) for the stretch goal of extended sizing (listed above). Oh! You all have no idea how excited I am about this.
If you've pledges, consider adding a few bucks more, or share the campaign, or...just cheer me on! 
Thanks so much for all the support!
Yay sewing!!!
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