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Shirt Dress Hack

So I bought this gorgeous brown cotton with pink polka dots. Its basically shear.

You can see my machines through the fabric, not a good sign for a skirt. 244 more words


The tale of two “muslins”

Are you a muslin (toile) maker? Or do you get straight into the pattern with your fabric and fit as you go (or, like me, hope for the best)? 645 more words


Underlining McCalls 6696

Has anyone ever underlined the shirtdress? I have some cotton voile that would make a pretty shirt dress, but its far too see-through!


Learning New Sewing Skills: Simplicity 2444 Draft

When I started sewing, learning new skills was my main goal–it still is. Here’s one of my early hits/misses, a first draft of Simplicity 2444, sewn in February 2014: 250 more words


Trying to Underline

This happens to me more times than I care to admit. :D