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Random Sewing: The “Typical Me” Dress

Fabric: Striped knit from Michael Levine Loft $2.50/lb Pattern: Self-drafted Notions: Black elastic from stash Time to complete: Around 3 hours First worn: To work a few weeks ago Wear again? Already have! Total price: $2.50?

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Sewing Projects 32: The “Get it Together!” Dress

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Collar The Facts Fabric: Black polka dot knit $9 Pattern: Stretch & Sew 1575 Year: 1974 Notions: 7 buttons from stash Time to complete: 8 hours (6 eps of Fortysomething … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 28: The “Jumping the Queue” Dress

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Reality Check The Facts Fabric: Striped cotton jersey from Mood sale, $10 for 2 yards Pattern: Modified Stretch & Sew 1505 Year: 1979 Notions: Elastic from stash Time to complete: … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 26: The “Any Excuse for Lace” Cardigan

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Embellishments The Facts Fabric: Lace tablecloth fabric $4 Pattern: Stretch & Sew 300 Year: 1974 Notions: 5 snaps and pearl trim from stash, bias tape $.50 Time to complete: 7 … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 25: The “Lucky Stars” Blouse

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Red, White, and Blue The Facts Fabric: Embroidered cotton $6 from my NYC trip, white cotton for facings $1? Pattern: Simplicity 2154 Year: 1960s reissue Notions: Snap from stash Time … Continue reading

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