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Working with Panel Prints and Thoughts on McCalls M7637 Bomber Jacket

Working with Panel Prints and Thoughts on McCalls M7637 Bomber Jacket
I've made this jacket three times now: once for DH, and twice for me. So for the basic construction notes, I'll refer you to Larry's version.  As y...

Thoughts on Simplicity S8389 Shorts

Thoughts on Simplicity S8389 Shorts
An easy to make, easy to wear pair of summer shorts.

McCalls M7874 and My Beef About Bad Instructions

McCalls M7874 and My Beef About Bad Instructions
A decent pattern, with some instruction problems, but it turned out okay.

A Hybrid Style Arc Ann-Riva Top

A Hybrid Style Arc Ann-Riva Top
An easy, quick top, with a slightly different construction method for fast and clean results.

Thoughts on Style Arc Evie Knit Top, and Mettler Seraflex Thread

Thoughts on Style Arc Evie Knit Top, and Mettler Seraflex Thread
A cute and super easy top for warm weather.

Thoughts on Style Arc Barbie Pants and New Look 6838 Top

Thoughts on Style Arc Barbie Pants and New Look 6838 Top
Thoughts on a new pattern, and one I've used before, along with an easier way to construct pants.

Thoughts on Naughty Bobbin Patterns' Amare Dress

Thoughts on Naughty Bobbin Patterns' Amare Dress
I wanted a nice, knit dress for Thanksgiving. I missed the deadline (life got in the way), but I did end up with a nice knit dress!

Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit

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

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 Jalie Nico Raglan Sleeve Men's Tee

Thoughts on Jalie Nico Raglan Sleeve Men's Tee
An easy shirt that makes a great base piece for any man's wardrobe (boy's too).

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...