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I had some extra fabric from my Milly Pulitzer top. There wasn’t enough to make a garment, but there was a perfect amount for a scarf. So I cut a square, using the measurements from my Hermes scarf (a gift … Continue reading
Do NOT read any further if you haven’t seen the finale episode of The Great British Sewing Bee. Watch it here first: And if you do read further before you watch, don’t blame me. Congratulations to Ann Rowley on winning … Continue reading
Today one of the premier events in Boston was marred by death and wanton destruction. Dozens of people were injured and two are confirmed dead at the Boston Marathon. One of those killed was an 8-year-old boy. I can’t begin … Continue reading
I didn’t think I was that strong! Next on the to-do list is a pair of black linen shorts. The pattern I’m using is StyleArc’s Karen Walk Short. I figure they will be nice for dressier shorts for Orlando, and … Continue reading
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I got several questions about the “L” crotch curve in my post about the Crime Against Humanity McCalls 6707 Fashion Star Capris. Here’s a little more information on it. I’ve sewn pants for years and years, and while they looked okay, … Continue reading
Well that was informative. Thank you all for your comments, emails and votes about Fabric of the Day emails. A couple of people suggested adding an opt-in mailing list at Gorgeous Fabrics. Of course – why didn’t I think of … Continue reading
I have been sewing, though there hasn’t been much to show until today. I liked Phyllis‘ idea of silver snaps with the brown lacy version of my Butterick Blouse. I haven’t been to New York recently, so I ordered pearl … Continue reading
Miss me? The past few weeks have been crazy busy, and I haven’t had much time to sew. Hopefully I’ll have something to show later today or tomorrow. And what have we been busy with, you ask? Kid stuff! Our … Continue reading
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