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Pattern Review 8/12/14 9:47 PM
Vogue Patterns - 8772 Misses Blouse
Pattern Description: Fitted blouse has collar, sleeve and hem variations, and narrow hem. A and B: collar extends into tie ends. A, B and D: continuous lap, pleats and button cuffs on sleeves. C, D, E and F: collar and collar band. C and F: stitched hems on sleeves. Pattern Sizing: A5 (6-14) Did ... more...
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Pattern Review 8/12/14 7:13 PM
Silhouette Patterns - 2913 Nick & Zoe's Best Selling Skir
Pattern Description: Nick & Zoe's Best-Selling Skirt, per Silhouette This is an 8 gore skirt, with interesting panels. Pattern Sizing: 4-18, 14W-28W A caveat: Silhouette recommends measuring an existing garment to choose size and lists finished garment measurements only. In the pattern instruct... more...
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Book Review 8/8/14 1:22 PM
Fabric for fashion: The complete guide
Book Index/Chapter headings Authors are Clive Hallett and Amanda Johnston Introduction Section 1: Animal fibres: Wool, Luxury animal fibres, Silk Section 2: Plant fibres: Linen, Cotton, Alternative plant fibres Section 3: Man-made fibres: Synthetic fibres, Artificial fibres PaperBack or HardBound? ... more...
 
 
Book Review 8/8/14 11:24 AM
The Sewtionary
Book Index/Chapter headings The subtitle of the book is "An A to Z guide to 101 sewing techniques + definitions". It starts with abutted seams and works through the alphabet until it gets to different techniques for zippers (lapped, centred, hand-picked and concealed/invisible). Several seam types a... more...
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Pattern Review 7/12/14 8:19 PM
Other - Sew over it: The ultimate wrap The ultimate wrap dress
Pattern Description: This is the most versatile dress to wear. Based on the famous designer wrap (we can’t quote the name!) this dress will get you through all the seasons. It is so wearable – for work or evening – it will become a staple item in your wardrobe. Pattern Sizing: 8-20 UK sizing... more...
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