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Date: 10/16/13 2:48 PM

I had a few months when I wasn't feeling well, and I put aside my sewing. The upside is that I lost weight (an inch at waist and hips). Now, I'm trying to get back into sewing.

I'm a bit discouraged since my last effort for myself was not a great success. (My husband's semi-opaque PJ bottoms were a rousing success).

Currently, I am tracing out my next project. I am concerned I'm making it too large, but after discovering that most of my fitting problems last time were from the hips being a bit too small, I figured it would be safer to start from the other direction.

No question here, just saying hello again and hoping for encouragement!

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Date: 10/16/13 3:49 PM

Welcome back. What are you working on?

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Date: 10/16/13 4:24 PM

welcome back! So glad you are feeling better and back to sewing. What are you working on?

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Subject: Im back! Date: 10/16/13 7:02 PM

Thanks. I am working on Simplicity 3750.

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Date: 10/16/13 7:19 PM

Welcome "home".

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Date: 10/16/13 9:50 PM

Welcome back!

Which sleeve option are you using for top 3750?

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Date: 10/17/13 1:52 AM

Well, I was going to do the sleeveless one, back when I planned the top this summer . . .

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Date: 10/17/13 4:46 AM

Hey welcome back! Hope your feeling so much better and keep well

I remember those opaque jammies well and am glad to hear they worked out. Do you have a matching nightie??
Never fear, your own garments will be fabulous too once you've got them fitting the new figure

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Date: 10/17/13 9:43 AM

welcome back demoislle, I'm glad you are feeling better and back to enjoying your sewing.

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Date: 10/17/13 9:47 AM

Welcome back - here, and to yourself.

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