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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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  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> BurdaStyle Magazine> 09-2005-109 

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Reviewed by:Leslie in Austin
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Posted on:5/24/11 11:11 AM
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OP Gal said... (5/26/11 6:17 AM) Reply
I love this shirt. The tucks are very stylish, and it's very becoming.
Jennifer shaw said... (5/25/11 7:40 PM) Reply
It is just lovely!!
Leslie in Austin said... (5/25/11 11:59 AM) Reply
Cindy, is it sacrilege to have brought a custom made white blouse to the city of Anna Fontaine's flagship store?!? Thanks everyone for the compliments. Now go and make yourself one!
Amanda.Claire said... (5/25/11 7:28 AM) Reply
Wow! I love this shirt. Thanks for the review!
CynthiaSue said... (5/25/11 2:02 AM) Reply
That bus pic is classic!!! Great white blouse. It's your Anna Fontaine!!!
Elke said... (5/24/11 8:58 PM) Reply
Fabulous shirt and I love the pintucks!
BettyMike said... (5/24/11 6:20 PM) Reply
I liked it so much I posted twice!
BettyMike said... (5/24/11 6:19 PM) Reply
What a beautiful shirt! Love the pintucks, makes this shirt really stand out. Well done you.
BettyMike said... (5/24/11 6:19 PM) Reply
What a beautiful shirt! Love the pintucks, makes this shirt really stand out. Well done you.
blue mooney said... (5/24/11 6:07 PM) Reply
So nice! And now you can tell Mr. Gunn that you listened to him. That is a really pretty pattern.
Jacqui315 said... (5/24/11 5:46 PM) Reply
I had meant to ask you what pattern this beautiful shirt was. Gotta go find this issue.
kidmd said... (5/24/11 4:03 PM) Reply
Gorgeous top! I wonder if Mom has this issue stashed somewhere....
Rhoda K said... (5/24/11 3:23 PM) Reply
So pretty!
Seamingly Simple said... (5/24/11 12:49 PM) Reply
This looks superb on you--the dress form doesn't do it justice. What a nice take on the classic white blouse.
Barbara V said... (5/24/11 12:06 PM) Reply
Absolutely gorgeous. Your review sent me scrambling to my Burda magazines to happily find this issue. I will make note to sew this one. Your version is so lovely with beautiful fabric and terrific fit. Love those jeans too!
milwaukee_kelly said... (5/24/11 11:40 AM) Reply
It's a beauty!
pterion said... (5/24/11 11:40 AM) Reply
The pintucks are so lovely in this classic shirt. And it looks even better in person. Great review and great photo of the shirt in action!
 
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