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Selvedge Denim Tote (updated 5/15/18)

I’ve had some spare time recently, and put together a pair of denim tote bags for a friend. I’ve been hanging onto a few yards of 12 oz Cone Mills Denim, and decided it was time to use some. 605 more words

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Working With Selvedge Denim

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I’ve been on the quest for the perfect me-made 1940’s jeans.  I haven’t quite hit my self-appointed mark, but I’m getting close!  For these jeans, I used a 1940’s wide leg trouser pattern (Simplicity 3688) and altered it to add pockets and a side button opening as well as a ton of contrast top-stitching. 407 more words