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Joggers and Carefree Cardigan

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Baby Bear Joggers (elastic waist) and Mama Bear Joggers (modified yoga waist) from Patterns For Pirates in Loungeletics textured knit from JoAnn with cotton/Lycra bands. I made XXL but should have made XL. I took them apart and  trimmed down the hips, made the waistband smaller, and put buttonholes in the waistband for a drawstring. They are super comfy. This time I did the banded pocket hack which made the pocket opening sit nicely compared to topstitching it without a band.
Carefree Cardigan in So Sew English galaxy rayon/poly/spandex French Terry. This is a really drapey/soft French Terry. I made XXL at first (with CL bands) and took it completely apart because it was too big/pajama-like. I  cut the pieces down to XL and used the same fabric for the bands. I pieced the neckband together because I didn't have any more pieces that wide. I didnt do the flat felled seam for the neckband because I am lazy and my grey serger thread was pretty much the same color as the inside of the f…

Cricut craft roundup

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Lots of vinyl (adhesive and heat transfer), felt wreath flowers, and a card. Wreath and card were projects from Cricut Design Space, the puppy shirt and mug were cobbled together from elements in Design Space, knitting design and the "Rebel Scum" phrase from Thread & Grain, BB8 from another blog, love cats from LoveSVG, bootleg Lego, Paw Patrol, and Odd Squad stuff imported from images I found online (coloring pages are a good thing to search for) and tweaked by me.