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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> Vogue Patterns> 8747 (Misses' /Misses' Petite Shirt)

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Posted on:1/25/12 6:35 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 1 people   
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SewWil said... (1/27/12 10:36 AM) Reply
Very pretty blouse!
1SewSweet said... (1/26/12 8:01 PM) Reply
Great top!!! I need to add this one to my sewing que!
knottygnome said... (1/26/12 10:57 AM) Reply
i really like your shirt. the color is perfect for you.
Sassy T said... (1/26/12 6:57 AM) Reply
Great blouse.
FreyaStark said... (1/25/12 10:52 PM) Reply
Very nice, and a perfect fit. It is good to learn of another pattern with separate cup sizes, too.
Jrhee said... (1/25/12 7:43 PM) Reply
I love the blouse in this fabric! The pink is so pretty.
Kuby said... (1/25/12 7:00 PM) Reply
Looks beautiful on you!
trumbelina said... (1/25/12 6:58 PM) Reply
Great shirt! I just got this pattern in the mail along with a bunch of others. Your review makes it sound so easy, so I might bump it to the front of the line.
RadarRadiance said... (1/25/12 6:52 PM) Reply
Another great blouse and your sewing is the best! Looks great!
EleanorSews said... (1/25/12 6:43 PM) Reply
Very pretty blouse. That neckline is really graceful.
Amanda.Claire said... (1/25/12 6:42 PM) Reply
Your shirt is soooo pretty! I am tickled that I have this pattern. I have not used it yet, but I will soon.
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