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Sewing Projects 13: The “Sydney Memories” Outfit

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: City Inspiration The Facts Fabric: Australian “Kangaroo Fan” cotton $14, rayon striped knit- I’m calling it free. Pattern: Simplicity 2512 (skirt) and Stretch & Sew 1505 (top) Year: 2009 and 1979 … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 4: The “No Longer A Pilgrim” Dress

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: UFOs The Facts Fabric: Purple dot cotton from Jo-Anns ~$5 Pattern: Lisette for Simplicity 2245 Year: 2011 Notions: 2 buttons ~$1 Time to complete: ~8 hours originally, ~2 hours to … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 7: Modified McCall’s 6035

The last thing I sewed in 2011 was this top which I wore the first day back at work. I modified McCall’s 6035 top pattern a great deal. The pattern images look like this: I joined the front and back … Continue reading

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