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Pressing Impressively Without Impressions

Pressing Impressively Without Impressions
The Pressinatrix shows you how to avoid the "pressed-to-death" look, and how to achieve a perfectly pressed seam in impressionable woolens.

Quick Tip: Template for Fly Topstitching

Quick Tip: Template for Fly Topstitching
A super easy, and free (!) way to make sure your fly top stitching always looks great.

Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit

Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit
An easy, comfortable jumpsuit or dress pattern for knits.

Thoughts on Simplicity S1358 Dress

Thoughts on Simplicity S1358 Dress
An easy, peasy tank dress for summer!

Thoughts on Style Arc Armidale Dress

Thoughts on Style Arc Armidale Dress
A slightly vintage-y shirt dress that's perfect for summer.

Thoughts on Butterick B6680 Dress

Thoughts on Butterick B6680 Dress
A pretty dress for not-so-pretty times.

Thoughts on Style Arc's Richie Knit Tunic Dress

Thoughts on Style Arc's Richie Knit Tunic Dress
We had a fleeting moment of spring last weekend here in Boston, before the cold weather came roaring back on the winds (literally) from Canada. Bu...

Thoughts on Style Arc's Thea Paper Bag Pant

Thoughts on Style Arc's Thea Paper Bag Pant
Linen pants are my go-to for summer. These ones are a great version!

Thoughts on Simplicity S8875 Dress

Thoughts on Simplicity S8875 Dress
A cute, 1930s-feel dress from Simplicity. In a fabulous fabric, of course!

She's Back!!! Gorgeous Fabrics (re-)Introduces The Pressinatrix

She's Back!!! Gorgeous Fabrics (re-)Introduces The Pressinatrix
The Pressinatrix explains the priority of proper pressing!

DIY Face Mask for Uncertain Times

DIY Face Mask for Uncertain Times
Strange days call for strange creations...

Thoughts on Simplicity 8056, And Deep Stash IG Challenge

Thoughts on Simplicity 8056, And Deep Stash IG Challenge
New trousers for spring, and a chance to win a Pantone Color Deck!