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2013 Sewing Plan: The “Fitted By Gertie” Dress

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 7 Fabric: Black gaberdine $7, lining $4 both from Fashion Fabrics Club Pattern: Sultry Sheath from Gertie’s Book for Better Sewing Year: 2012 Notions: Zip $.50 Time to complete: 8 hours of class, plus 5 hours … Continue reading

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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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2013 Sewing Plan: The “Finally Done!” Dress

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 3 Fabric: Blue dotted cotton lawn by Lisette for Jo-Ann’s ~$10 Pattern: Simplicity 5698 Year: Ca. 1960s Notions: Zip $1 Time to complete: It’s been so long, maybe 8 hours? First worn: For quick pictures Wear … Continue reading

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2013 Sewing Plan: The “Several New York Minutes” Dress

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 4 (project 3 is as-yet unblogged) Fabric: Floral quilting cotton $5, black cotton sateen $7 Pattern: Simplicity 4070 Year: 2006 Notions: Invisible zip $1, hem tape from stash Time to complete: About 10 hours? Four of … Continue reading

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2013 Sewing Plan: The “Stash-Busting All Over” Skirt

2013 Sewing Plan: Project 2 Fabric: Black and white woven suiting left over from a dress I made two years ago, poplin from Lisette collection for facings Pattern: Gertie’s Pencil Skirt Year: 2012 Notions: 1 hook and eye, 7″ zip … Continue reading

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2013 Sewing Plan: The “9 to 5” Dress

OMG! First project of the year!!! I’m going to continue documenting my projects Sew Weekly style, I hope you don’t mind. I just like the organized standardization. 2013 Sewing Plan: Project 1 Fabric: Teal cotton sateen from Haberman’s $10 with … Continue reading

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