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I know some of you have been waiting to hear this: Birch Fabrics' "Storyboek" is here!  This is such a darling line, including these two fantastic cheater prints.  The colors are fresh, images sweet and classic, perfect for creating a darling nursery.  The added bonus--it's all organic fabric with low-impact dyes! 

We also have some super nifty backpack straps.  They are 19" long, padded, and shortenable.  April has made a fantastic backpack with pre-made straps like these and I've eyed it for a long time.  I think it's time I make one for myself.  Don't get me wrong, I love a tote bag, both making and using, as much as the next sewist, but I grew up with my Dad suggesting what my shoulders would end up like if I didn't wear straps on both shoulders.  Of course, his demonstration was extremely exaggerated, but his point was taken.  The straps are sold individually, just in case you only need one.

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Don't forget this Saturday is the Alberta Street Fair!  Good times to be had, for sure.