|Sewing Tip ||5/13/13 1:16 PM|
|Threads Magazine: "A Better Collar" Review |
This is my review of Louise Cutting's recent article in Threads Magazine "A Better Collar". I gave her technique a try on a blouse I'm currently working on to see if it would indeed help me achieve "A Better Collar". I think her method of creating a one piece collar was successful and hope you giv...more...
|Notion Review ||5/3/13 9:05 PM|
|Singer - Foot Review: Fancy Trim Foot |
The Fancy Trim Foot is a specialty foot for applying trim to an item. This was the first time I tried this foot. It was one of the many specialty feet that came with the Singer Quantum Stylist 9960. I'm working my way through reviewing all of these feet little by little when I get the opportunity...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/25/13 2:32 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 207640-1003 |
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
This scarf was inspired by a scarf I pinned on my Pinterest board and wanted to make for the longest time. The original information and pattern are link...more...
|Notion Review ||3/21/13 1:59 PM|
|Other - Crayola Washable Markers |
I found my purple disappearing pen dried out so I decided to try my son's Crayola Washable Markers to mark my fabric. I did samples with and without steam pressing to see if the marks I made would come out. I think it worked really well and will be purchasing markers with finer tips as my new mark...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/19/13 9:44 AM|
|Simplicity - 4032 Misses Jacket and Vest |
Pattern Description: Jackets and Vest
Pattern Sizing: K5 (8-16) U5(16-24) I made the size 12.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? I don't think it really ended up looking like the pattern because I added a "collar". The silhouette or sha...more...