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Simplicity 2258
In this video, you learn how to:
  • Use some of the basic tools
  • Choose fabric
  • Use patterns
  • Measure yourself for patterns
  • Trace and cut out the pattern
  • Lay out and cut out the pattern from fabric
  • Stitch together and press your skirt
You'll also learn about sewing machine features and pattern language and symbols.

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Complete List of Videos

  1. Introduction and Tools
  2. Fabric Types
  3. What the Information on the Pattern Envelope Means
  4. Types of Patterns and What the Markings Mean
  5. Taking Body Measurements
  6. Tracing the Patterns and Understanding Markings
  7. Preparing the Fabric, Laying Out the Pattern Pieces, and Cutting Out the Fabric
  8. Getting to Know your Sewing Machine
  9. Sewing the Skirt
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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 3709 

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Reviewed by:Skooks

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Posted on:1/7/10 12:42 PM
Last Updated:1/7/10 1:51 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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Skittl1321 said... (11/20/10 8:49 PM) Reply
Oh wow- your book is amazing- thanks for linking to all of it. I have this pattern, but it just seems so nit-picky... great job on completing it all!
candyo said... (1/22/10 11:34 PM) Reply
I've got this one cut out and ready to sew!
Skooks said... (1/7/10 6:50 PM) Reply
It was kind of a doozy! I thought about leaving out a couple pages before it was all said and done. LOL. I blogged about the whole book (with pics of each page) here:
Elemenopeo said... (1/7/10 4:05 PM) Reply
What a cute book!
SpoonPlayer said... (1/7/10 2:03 PM) Reply
Wow, what a labor of love! I never had the patience when the little people in my life were still young enough to appreciate a book like this. I commend you!!!
JeanK said... (1/7/10 1:30 PM) Reply
Wow! You picked a doozy for your first pattern! Would love to see a picture of your book.
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