|Pattern Review ||12/17/13 9:14 AM|
|Kwik Sew - 3089 Baby Sleep Sacks |
"Baby sleeping bag with ribbed collar and front centre zipper opening. Can choose between sleeveless or long sleeves with mittens styles." I sewed the sleeveless version and it was a quick and very satisfying project. As usual, Kwik Sew instructions are hard to beat and these work beautifully.
|Pattern Review ||12/12/13 8:55 PM|
|Liesl + Co. - LC004 Late lunch tunic |
Pattern Description: From the website: This cute, comfortable, loose-fitting pull-on tunic works great with leggings and boots or with skinny jeans and ballet flats. It's perfect for looking pulled together on a relaxed day, without compromising style for comfort. The impressive tailored details, ...more...
|Store Review ||10/9/13 10:57 PM|
|The RainShed |
The RainShed is a long time seller of good quality polar fleece and other outdoor technical fabric. They also carry many of the findings you need for your project, such as zippers, foldover elastic binding, webbing and closures, etc. For many years they were located in Corvallis, OR, but moved in Au...more...
|Book Review ||9/22/13 1:47 PM|
|Make your own patterns |
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Drafting Basic patterns
Blouses & Tops
Quarter Scale Patterns
Additional description from Amazon: With this guide to patternmaking, it’s easier than ever to design ...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/28/13 5:20 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8876 Misses Dress |
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Pattern Description: Loose-fitting dress has collar with casing, yokes (self-lined back, cut on crosswise grain), princess seams, side pockets, back pleat, and hem band. A and C: self-lined cap sleeves. C: stitched hem on sleeves. B and C: front zipper. Purchas...more...
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