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Simplicity 2258
In this video, you learn how to:
  • Use some of the basic tools
  • Choose fabric
  • Use patterns
  • Measure yourself for patterns
  • Trace and cut out the pattern
  • Lay out and cut out the pattern from fabric
  • Stitch together and press your skirt
You'll also learn about sewing machine features and pattern language and symbols.

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Complete List of Videos

  1. Introduction and Tools
  2. Fabric Types
  3. What the Information on the Pattern Envelope Means
  4. Types of Patterns and What the Markings Mean
  5. Taking Body Measurements
  6. Tracing the Patterns and Understanding Markings
  7. Preparing the Fabric, Laying Out the Pattern Pieces, and Cutting Out the Fabric
  8. Getting to Know your Sewing Machine
  9. Sewing the Skirt
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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 5714 (OOP) 

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Posted on:4/8/12 3:11 PM
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Carol Sexton said... (4/24/12 8:50 AM) Reply
I love this blouse and like your attention to detail. It fits in with todays fashion too!
Margaret said... (4/22/12 6:04 PM) Reply
Looks great, and I love the buttons!
sew4real said... (4/20/12 10:13 AM) Reply
Blouse still looks fashionable today...very pretty.
House of Pinheiro said... (4/17/12 5:05 AM) Reply
Voted darling xx
ChantillyDreams said... (4/16/12 5:39 PM) Reply
What a sexy top, and you wear it so well! Nice job!
petro said... (4/14/12 4:49 PM) Reply
Super top!
House of Pinheiro said... (4/12/12 10:39 AM) Reply
Looks great x
pdiddly said... (4/10/12 5:34 AM) Reply
thank you all for your kind comments
norie creates said... (4/9/12 11:26 PM) Reply
Wow! It's beautiful!
velosewer said... (4/9/12 11:08 PM) Reply
Such a classic top. It looks great.
Aroura said... (4/9/12 11:43 AM) Reply
This is just so very pretty!
pdiddly said... (4/9/12 7:13 AM) Reply
SewWil, how funny we were both about the same age when we first made this.
zoe said... (4/8/12 10:46 PM) Reply
Very pretty! I love your recycling/thrifty approach; so creative that way!
SewWil said... (4/8/12 10:11 PM) Reply
Gorgeous top! I made this also when I was about 19 years old. It looks great on you!
VirginiasDghter said... (4/8/12 3:43 PM) Reply
LOVE this top which you have styled so nicely!
lcdrbetty said... (4/8/12 3:18 PM) Reply
Really a lovely blouse! Love the gold touches and the pretty!
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