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Member since, 11/24/08
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Pattern Review 6/17/15 5:29 PM
New Look - 6378 Easy Festival Kimonos
Updated photo: added photo of 2nd kimono I made in border print (front), original kimono worn (back). My sister asked for the tribal one and I gave it to her because I can make another! Are kimonos passe'? I don't know but this is absolutely the perfect summer wrap and I love it! It packs up sm... more...
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Pattern Review 5/17/15 5:15 PM
New Look - 6373 Misses' Jumpsuit or Romper and Dresses
Pattern Description: Spaghetti strap jumpsuit full length and shorts length with or without upper flounce, slip dress, slip dress with gathered skirt. Pattern Sizing: 8-20. I cut an 8 for my daughter who perfectly fit the measurements 2 sizes up. This is my standard Big4 sizing adjustment. It's ... more...
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Pattern Review 5/9/15 5:34 PM
Other - Gertie Sews Vintage Casua Knit Pencil Skirt
My inspiration outfit was an Athleta dress but I made it into separates so it's more versatile. I'm planning on traveling with this and can pair the tshirt with jeans and the skirt with other tops. Pattern Description: Basic knit pencil skirt Pattern Sizing: Finally you can trust the size chart... more...
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Pattern Review 1/14/15 0:49 AM
Deer&Doe - Plantain T-shirt Plantain Babydoll Dress
Pattern Description: Plantain as a babydoll dress. I tied in the bold red elbow patches with a red reverse coverstitch topstitching on the sleeve and skirt hems. Pattern Sizing: I cut a size 38 based on my measurements. I could have gone down a size but this works too. Did it look like the photo... more...
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Pattern Review 12/23/14 9:46 PM
Lekala Patterns - 5968 Pleated sleeve knit top
Who could resist the lure of a custom tshirt pattern for only $2.99? For this price, I was willing to do the whole printing/taping thing. Results? Undecided. Pattern Sizing: Custom, baby. You type in your measurements and they spit out a pattern, surprisingly quickly. Did it look like the photo... more...
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I started sewing on a machine when I was 4 years old. But I've always done easy stuff. At first, I was a little offended to have to label myself an "advanced beginner" since I've been sewing for mor... more

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New Look : 6374
Simplicity : 9978
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