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Sewing jeans: Muslin 3

Before I show you what muslin 3 looks like I first want to show how I adapted muslin 2 into muslin 2.1 to determine how to change the pattern. 552 more words


New Sewing Book

Hi All

Just wanted to share a pic of my new sewing book

Its Patternmaking for a perfect fit by Steffani Lincecum. I took her Patter Drafting from Ready to Wear class on Craftsy (once I worked out how to turn the HD off) and loved the class. 501 more words

Show & Tell

Sewing jeans: Muslin 2

If you are now wondering whether you missed a post about muslin 1. You didn’t. I had originally planned to blog the whole fitting process but muslin 1 was unfortunately not suitable for public display due to indecent exposure of underwear. 835 more words


Lace "Strongman" Suit

Hi All,

I wanted to sew a playsuit or cat suit of some kind as I had some stretch lace I bought I while ago. I originally wanted to make a dress from it, I have a lot of dresses so I wanted to make something different. 261 more words


Dress finished.

I am so glad to have finally finished this dress. Towards the end of the process is when I get ideas for what I should do or could do differently. 39 more words


Taking pattern up one size.

Since Kwik Sew 3884 didn’t go up to my husband’s size. (the largest size is one size smaller than he wears) I needed to size it up one size. 139 more words


i'm calling it the halloween dress

i’ve been learning flat pattern drafting, specifically using illustrator. it’s been kind of crazy hard (the drafting, not so much the illustrator part), and in typical fashion i have bitten off more than i can chew. 144 more words