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The “Nesting” Dress

Fabric: Green knit from stash, polka dot knit from Jackman Fabrics $8? Pattern: Self-drafted Notions: Elastic for the waist and shoulders $2 Time to complete: A slow-poke around 5-6 hours. First worn: To work Wednesday Wear again? Yeah Total price: … Continue reading

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The “Make Room for the Bump” Shirts

Fabric: Green spots cotton from stash Pattern: None Notions: None Time to complete: Less than 2 hours First worn: To work this week Wear again? Yup Total price: ~$0

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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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Random Sewing: The “Jessica Fletcher Is My Spirit Animal” Dress

Fabric: Pink dot cotton by Sevenberry $14, panel print cotton $13 both from Mood L.A., cotton muslin scraps from stash Pattern: Butterick 3100 Year: 1985 Notions: self-made bias tape, 1/4″ elastic, 11 buttons – all from stash Time to complete: … 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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Mood L.A. Adventure

Well I’ve officially received 100% more comments on my giveaway post than I thought I would! There’s still plenty of time to enter so go do that now! Anyway, I’m back in Michigan. And it hasn’t stopped snowing! Oh, Southern … Continue reading

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