Tag Archives: aqua

Random Sewing: The “Retro Schmetro” Dress

Fabric: Joel Dewbweey aqua herringbone cotton $10 and Robert Kaufman’s Retro Circles in grey $11 Pattern: Simplicity 2211 (minus collar, placket and sleeve ruffles) Year: 2011 Notions: aqua bias tape for the sleeves and hem from stash Time to complete: 8 … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 27: The “Snails and Petals” Blouse

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Outdoors The Facts Fabric: Snail Scallop cotton from the “Prince Charming” collection by Free Spirit $9 Pattern: modified Simplicity 2211 Year: 2011 Notions: None Time to complete: 6 hours (1 … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 22: The “Gleeking Out Emma Pillsbury Style” Outfit

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: TV Characters The Facts Fabric: Grey Kona cotton $8, aqua houndstooth cotton $10 – calling it free because I bought it with a gift certificate from Christmas Pattern: Simplicity 2154 … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 11: The “Cockatoo on Driftwood” Outfit

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Pantone Spring Palette The Facts Fabric: Grey stretch sateen $7?, aqua mystery fabric $2 Pattern: McCall’s 5591 and Sorbetto Year: 2007 and 2011 Notions: 7″ zipper $2 Time to complete: … Continue reading

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