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Patti B

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Pattern Review 8/4/15 4:10 PM
No Pattern Used - Pants Pants
Wrap around pants have always interested me ... until I thought about wearing them and public restrooms ... so I have shunted aside the desire for wrap arounds. Until I saw a pair on The Artful Home that were a faux wrap! Lust overcame the lack of a pattern and now I have a new design for pants. I ... more...
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Pattern Review 8/4/15 2:19 PM
Japanese Pattern Books - Basic Black, pattern f Boatneck dress with bust darts
Line drawing details Full length view Side slit view Basic Black: 26 Edgy Essentials for the Modern Wardrobe by Sato Watanabe is full of ideas to add a little zip to your garments. Alas, the photos are of lots of black garments showing little detail. Fortunately there are patterns and instructions... more...
25 comments
 
Classified 7/30/15 3:27 PM
Couture Bridalwear; pattern layout and design
Couture Bridalwear Paperback book in excellent condition written by Margot Arendse, pub. in 2000. A friend gave me this book and while it looks wonderful for the topic, I don't do this type of sewing so it is wasted on me. It must be OOP and the least expensive copy on Amazon is $55. Price includes... more...
 
 
Pattern Review 6/13/15 9:06 PM
Vogue Patterns - 8760 Bags
Sewing a tote or a purse seems to get my sewing mojo going so I browsed through my pattern collection and selected view A of this pattern. It is the smaller of the style (16 w x 10 h). For fabric I used a very heavyweight linen jacquard, natural color, from Fabrics-store, interlining or shaping is ... more...
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Pattern Review 4/21/15 5:00 PM
No Pattern Used - Sweatshirt dress Sweatshirt dress
I have been seeing up-cycled fashions and decided it was time to dip in my toe. This is a shirt from DH and a navy sweatshirt combined to make a very casual, comfy dress good for running errands or a quick dash to the grocery store. Virtually no fitting was done because the shirt wasn't enormous on... more...
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I'm on the 'mysterious side' of 50 and got back into sewing garments a few years ago after a very long hiatus. I blame this fabric fetish all on picking up a copy of Threads and seeing all the creati... more

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