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Sew for Victory project complete!

I finished my Sew for Victory skirt and by the deadline too! (the deadline was extended to 1st April). Here are my thoughts on the project… 489 more words

There have been more sewing the knitting her lately

This is Colette 1013 Crepe sewn in a medium weight cotton fabric, I love it and will most likely make another soon.

And this is my new under dress sewn by hand in silk, natural fiber is always nice to have close to the skin. 40 more words

Sewning

I hate zips

The zip has been my deadliest foe ever since I started sewing. I’ve come to terms with the invisible zip, thanks to this tutorial from Colette… 380 more words

Sew for Victory pattern

I’ve chosen my pattern for the Sew for Victory sewalong. I’m going for a reproduction pattern, Simplicity 3688, and I will be making the skirt. 242 more words

Sew for Victory!

Last year, I began to explore vintage shopping. Since then, my interest in vintage has grown and I’ve become fascinated by the 1940s, especially the wartime years. 365 more words