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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> 5495 (Misses' Top)

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Reviewed by:Shari B

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Posted on:3/19/12 9:37 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 5 people   
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QuikSew said... (4/4/12 1:32 AM) Reply
Great top. The fit is so flattering on you.
Nessa09 said... (3/20/12 9:35 PM) Reply
marec said... (3/20/12 11:05 AM) Reply
What a flattering top! Love the color and the fit.
LynnG said... (3/20/12 10:53 AM) Reply
Your top is very pretty. Love the colors.
Bonnie O said... (3/20/12 7:22 AM) Reply
Super cute top that looks fantastic on you! Glad I found your blog!
jlg said... (3/20/12 5:20 AM) Reply
Great top on you. Beautiful color.
imsewcrazy said... (3/19/12 11:05 PM) Reply
Very pretty and flattering on you!
Judy Kski said... (3/19/12 11:00 PM) Reply
The top looks great on you.
Raye Ann said... (3/19/12 10:39 PM) Reply
Looks great!
sewing for fun said... (3/19/12 9:50 PM) Reply
That fabric is wonderful! Color and fit are beautiful together and on you :)
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