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A Tale of Four Tees - #3

I finished Patternreview’s TNT Tee Contest.  My 4 Tees are done, submitted to Patternreview, now I can finish posting about them here.  I have my Tee #1… 397 more words


B 6114 Military steampunk

McCall’s deed eerder deze maand de aftrap voor het nieuwe Steampunk mode seizoen met een Steampunkpatroon voor heren en een voor honden. Inmiddels is duidelijk dat de nieuwe steampunkmode voor dames kort is, variërend van korter dan we gewend waren tot echt kort. 110 more words


NYC Part 2: Touring the McCall Pattern Company

Ok, y’all, time for part 2 of my NYC journey – touring the offices of the McCall Pattern Company! Whoop whoop!

Before I get too far into this post, there are a couple of things I’d like to address, as I’ve had some emails and comments about this: 1,649 more words


A Tale of Four Tees - #2

Today I have for you my #2 Tee for Patternreview’s August TNT Tee Contest.  I have used the very same pattern as my #1 Tee posted… 321 more words


SEWN: 1970's Baby Blue Gingham Prairie dress

It is not a secret that I love mid-century style. But lately, I have been slowly venturing into the fashion of the 1970’s. In my opinion, the fashion of 1970’s is a lot more easy to replicate than mid-century for everyday wear if you are just starting to experiment with vintage fashion. 223 more words


Retro 60's Dress

This is a really cool pattern. The upper bodice parts can be a bit confusing but it isn’t unmanageable. If I were to make a dress with this pattern again, I would lower the neckline just a bit. 45 more words


Little Black Dress

This little guy was made (once again for 8th grade) for the decades unit, I was in the 40’s group because jazz is awesome! Originally my Mom and I made it with sleeves and it was longer. 37 more words