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Sewing Projects 34: The “Making Another Memory” Dress

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Plaid The Facts Fabric: Black/white plaid and houndstooth suiting $21 Pattern: Butterick 5032 Year: 1952 reissue Notions: 18″ zipper $1 Time to complete: 12 hours (12 eps of 80s Sherlock … 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 18: The “Dots and Houndstooth” Outfit

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Print Mixing The Facts Fabric: White dot cotton $3, black/green houndstooth suiting $5 – both from Fashion Fabrics Club, white cotton for lining $1, and black cotton scraps from mom’s … Continue reading

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Perils of Buying Fabric Online: Or, SUCCESS AT LAST!

Someone over at the Sew Weekly turned me on to Fashion Fabrics Club (and also FabricMart). They aren’t as easy to search as Fabric.com, but the selection is outstanding! I don’t know if I’m better at picking out fabric online, … Continue reading

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