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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
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  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> McCall's> 6111 (Misses' Dresses)

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Reviewed by:ryan's mom
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Posted on:9/25/12 7:44 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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Heatherrique said... (9/27/12 2:41 PM) Reply
That is one fine looking dress on you, Ryansmom! The length really suits you. Your expertise made this dress look better than McCall's version.
TJSEWS said... (9/27/12 12:12 PM) Reply
What a great dress! And entertaining and informative review...I had a few chuckles here and there. Thanks!
Jstarr4250 said... (9/26/12 9:25 AM) Reply
Imho, if you have college age daughters and look that great in that dress, you need to keep it!
cocosloft said... (9/26/12 9:02 AM) Reply
Great review and what a cute dress!
Mufffet said... (9/25/12 10:43 PM) Reply
I concur with what JEF said! ;) Great "little black dress!"
JEF said... (9/25/12 9:09 PM) Reply
Love the review! It may be for your daughter but you are rockin' that dress!
 
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