Monthly Archives: August 2013

2013 Sewing Plan: The “I Made It My Plan” Dress

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 6 Fabric: Coral semi-mystery fabric from Mood $14 Pattern: Tunic from Great British Sewing Bee book Year: 2013 Notions: Nothing but thread Time to complete: Probably over 8 hours. I was slow. First worn: To work … Continue reading

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Sew Weekly Reunion: The “Outfitted By Gertie” Ensemble

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 5 Fabric: Blue dotted cotton shirting, $2.50 from Michael Levine’s Loft, green gaberdine $7 from Fashion Fabrics Club Pattern: Gertie’s Portrait Blouse and Pencil Skirt Year: 2012 Notions: Zip $.50 Time to complete: Four hours for … Continue reading

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Random Sewing: The “Just Another Jersey” Dress

Fabric: Grey and black-dot jersey $12 from Mood Pattern: Modified Stretch & Sew 1505 Year: 1979 Notions: 2 scraps of bias tape to reinforce the shoulder seems Time to complete: Probably 6-7 hours or so. First worn: For pictures Wear … Continue reading

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