Monthly Archives: March 2011

A Plethora of Pintucks

Anthropologie put out this dress about two years ago and I loved it and knew I wanted to use aspects of it in a version of my own. I loved the navy and cream, the pintucks and lace down the … Continue reading

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My mostly done, mostly perfect, mostly awesome muslin

I have finally finished my second muslin for my self drafted jeans.  It turned out so well I decided to finish it up and now I have a nice pair of corduroy pants that fit perfectly?  Some of you may … Continue reading

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The FUN way to do home dec sewing!

I know there are many of you out there who think home dec sewing is boring and only worth doing if you are saving ALOT of money.  Well, last weekend I had so much fun doing home dec sewing, the … Continue reading

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mini-wardrobe contest

I have decided to join my first sewing contest.  Patternreview.com is having a mini -wardrobe contest where you have to make four items that go with something you already own.  Here is what I plan to make White jeans (still … Continue reading

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Warm and Fuzzy Stash Busting

Today I de-stashed 6 yards of fabric, 8 spools of serger thread, yarn, and a bunch of buttons.  How did I sew all that you may ask?  I didn’t!  I put it in a box and sent it off to … Continue reading

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HELP!!!!!!

I really need some help.  I am attempting to draft a pattern for jeans and am having some fitting issues that I don’t know how to fix.  Now I am trusting that you all are not going to be to … Continue reading

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