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Ang Pao Clutch Tutorial Part 2: Assembling the Clutch

This is a continuation of my last post, so make sure you have followed all the previous instructions first! 538 more words

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Ang Pao Clutch Tutorial Part 1: Preparing the fabric pieces

So, if you read my last post, I had made a PDF pattern for an Ang Pao Clutch. In this post, I’ll write a tutorial which will hopefully lead you step-by-step in creating your own clutch. 581 more words

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Ang Pao Clutch Pattern

This weekend I took a break from sewing clothes to put together a tutorial for the clutch/fabric envelope you see in the picture above. 193 more words

Sewing Projects

My First Self-Drafted Bra!

It’s 2017! What a great way to start off a year. I am so very proud of this as I’ve been working on drafting my own bra pattern for almost a year now. 1,184 more words


The Wedding Gown: Inside Details

My youngest son was recently married and I had the joy of creating my new daughter-in-law’s gown. But before elaborating on the details of her gown I thought I would share photos of gowns I created for my other two daughter-in-law’s. 526 more words

Wanna Learn How To Sew?

Mimi G is a self-taught sewer and fashion DIYer. I started brushing up my skills in sewing by watching her YouTube videos . She became such an inspiration to me.   133 more words


Birds of a Feather-Dress

I really like statement pieces. I like being loud, or forceful, or aggressive without having to even so much as open my mouth. The hair, I know, is pretty loud all on its own, but sometimes there’s no substitute for a punchy dress. 1,585 more words

Clothing & Dressmaking