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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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Posted on:5/16/12 11:07 PM

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bananaoil said... (5/19/12 4:51 AM) Reply
Nice dress. Very thoughtful choice, it should look good on everyone. Have a good trip.
LynnG said... (5/17/12 11:08 AM) Reply
Very nice dress and I'm sure your ladies will love it. Have a wonderful time.
BexInMD said... (5/17/12 9:38 AM) Reply
Very nice work. You've shown how women can make pretty dresses using low-tech equipment. Best wishes for your trip.
cocosloft said... (5/17/12 8:22 AM) Reply
Pretty dress and I love your story. Hope your trip and ladies sewing circle go well.
petro said... (5/17/12 7:07 AM) Reply
Nice dress! It looks so cool and comfortable.
Annette1 said... (5/17/12 0:22 AM) Reply
Oh, very nice, Nancy. The ladies will LOVE their new dresses. :o)
Scheri said... (5/17/12 0:20 AM) Reply
Wonderful. Great work and good luck.
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