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2014 Sewing Plan: The “I’m Really Busy With Life” Dress and Skirt

Hellooooo lovely people who follow me. It’s been an age, hasn’t it? Life gets in the way. I have been sewing, just haven’t had the time/light/weather to do nice photoshoots. So…deal with it? Dress: 2014 Sewing Plan: Project 2 Fabric: … 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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Stashbusting for Charity

Do you have fabric in your stash that always makes you say to yourself, “Why the heck did I buy this? It’s just not me! What I’m I ever going to do with it?” Well, I have an idea for … 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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Sewing Projects 48: The “Two Favorites In One” Skirt

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Favorite The Facts Fabric: Blue-grey corduroy – I’ve had it for so long I can’t remember what I paid…maybe $8? Pattern: McCall’s 5591 view A…again! Year: 2007 Notions: 7″ zip … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 47: The “Candy Stripe” Skirt (Part Deux)

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Re-Do The Facts Fabric: Cotton pillowcase from Goodwill $1 Pattern: None Notions: Elastic from stash Time to complete: 2 hours (2 eps of Merlin) First worn: For pictures Wear again? … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 45: The “Jet Setting” Outfit

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: 1960s The Facts Fabric: Light grey cotton flannel from Vogue Fabrics in Chicago $10 for two and a half yards but I haven’t use it all Pattern: Simplicity 7127 Year: … Continue reading

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