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Richy

Richy  star
Massachusetts UNITED STATES
Member since, 10/6/06
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Pattern Review 10/3/11 12:59 PM
Self Drafted Pattern - 74692-1004 Danish Lounge Chair
Right after my partner and I moved, we were checking craiglist obsessively for a vintage lounge chair with a fervor that nearly matched our apartment search mania. And then we saw it. Well, my partner says he saw it first, but I am pretty sure I saw it earlier and I just never said anything about it... more...
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photo Sewing Tip 9/7/11 6:21 PM
Collar Stays (updated link)
In 2009, I put together a little tutorial for creating slots for collar stays on an under collar. I had posted the tutorial on a blog which is now defunct. I got such wonderful feedback on the tutorial that I decided to repost it to my new blog. Please update your bookmarks! Collar stays are a grea... more...
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Pattern Review 5/9/09 0:24 AM
BurdaStyle Downloadable - BS-008 David
For my senior college prom/dance, I wanted to wear something that I made that was appropriate for the event yet quirky enough to avoid being too traditional. My idea was a black and white gingham dress shirt with a coral bow tie. I told all my friends ahead of time about my idea and they were all ve... more...
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Pattern Review 4/25/09 11:53 AM
Self Drafted Pattern - 74692-1003 Tailored Shirt
This shirt is a slight variation of my pale yellow gingham shirt reviewed here. The shirt features a back yoke, front band, contoured sideseams, long-sleeves, 2-buttons cuffs with plackets, tall 2-button collar stand, and a wide-spread collar with removeable stays. For the construction of the shir... more...
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photo Sewing Tip 2/21/09 11:26 PM
Collar Stays
I have put together a little tutorial for creating slots for collar stays on an under collar. Collar stays are a great way of making sure your collar points stay firm and do not bend out of shape. The method I use allows you to remove the stays easily before laundering and ironing. You can fin... more...
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