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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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Year in Review 2014

Soooo I sort of dropped off the face of the blog Earth last year. I did sew a little but not nearly as much as years previous. I also didn’t purchase a lot of fabric! I bought three things for … 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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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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Sewing Projects 43: The “Untied Bow Tie” Blouse

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Shirt The Facts Fabric: White cotton with green dots from B&J Fabrics in NYC $12 Pattern: The Bow-Tie Blouse from Gertie’s Book for Better Sewing Year: 2012 Notions: 4 covered … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 36: The “She’s a Harbor Chick!” Top

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Polka Dots The Facts Fabric: Green “Ta Dot” fabric by Michael Miller $9 but I’m calling it free because I used a gift certificate from last Christmas Pattern: Kazz’s Square … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 35: The “What is a Weekend?” Blouse

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Gatsby The Facts Fabric: Blue poplin from Lisette collection $7, green cotton for contrast $4 Pattern: “Sisters of Edwardia Blouse” by Steph C! Year: 1920s inspired Notions: Invisible zipper $1 … Continue reading

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