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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> Vogue Patterns> 1159 (Misses' Dress)

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Reviewed by:loti

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Posted on:3/19/11 10:39 PM

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 12 people   
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JETrinity said... (4/21/11 11:39 AM) Reply
I wrote Vogue about the notches. There answer was unacceptable. You draped it different in the front than the pattern shows. Love your fabric.
Allie in Hong Kong said... (3/21/11 5:42 AM) Reply
You made this fast! Glad the fabric worked out, it looks great in the print and the dress is really flattering on you.
Christas said... (3/20/11 5:28 PM) Reply
Lovely dress and SO flattering! I love the style and fabric.
SusiM said... (3/20/11 4:48 PM) Reply
Great-looking dress!!!
Judy Kski said... (3/20/11 4:24 PM) Reply
What a stylish dress. I love it!
Barbara V said... (3/20/11 2:16 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress and fabric. Great fit.
SewWil said... (3/20/11 12:44 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress. Looks great on you!
imsewcrazy said... (3/20/11 8:55 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress! Very flattering on you!
Ecrulace said... (3/20/11 8:39 AM) Reply
very flattering!
LynneMR said... (3/20/11 3:33 AM) Reply
Love the fabric - it drapes beautifully. This is a really elegant dress.
jannw said... (3/20/11 1:19 AM) Reply
Wonderful! What a lovely drape you've achieved at the hipline.
BMH said... (3/20/11 0:24 AM) Reply
Terri A said... (3/19/11 10:51 PM) Reply
Elegant and pretty!!!
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