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My present from Vietnam

A Vietnamese silk blouse made with something of a 70’s vibe, although it was easier to sew than some of the stuff that I made in the 70s. 1,366 more words


Paul Smith fabric blouse

I made another shirt! I’m not sure which is better; having the time to make all these work clothes, or going to work to wear them. 227 more words


Moto Jacket Pattern Adjustments

A Sew-A-Long should really be prep-a-long first! This jacket has a lot of pieces! Here are the “final” adjustments at this point:

First, the FBA for a C Cup, which is crucial for a fitted jacket. 290 more words


White seersucker shirt

I think that a lot of us sew a bit ‘off season’ i.e. we are sewing for the forthcoming season rather than for ‘now’. This blouse is for ‘now’, when ever now might be. 722 more words


March's Project: Aprons

When I was at the fabric store for the hundredth time a few weeks ago, they were having a sale on Butterick patterns. They were all $1.99–ONE DOLLAR AND NINETY NINE CENTS. 511 more words


Leopard Wrap Bodice Dress - B5950

I have wanted to make this dress ever since I saw Mimi G’s version on her blog. This was heightened when I saw it also had a ton of great reviews on Pattern Review. 312 more words