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May 14th, 2008
||We’ve learned that most commercial patterns are made for women with a B-cup (no more than 2.5″ difference between bust and high bust measurements). Today Beki from Artsy-Crafty Babe (and our Sew,Mama,Sew! board) provides resources and a great “how to” for Full Bust Alterations…|
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May 13th, 2008
Mary did a pattern review for us awhile back so you may remember her introduction (and you might already be a fan of her Confessions of a Craft Addict blog!). Today she shares techniques and insight into making a muslin to get just the right fit…|
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May 12th, 2008
||Here’s the second installment of video instructions for our Vintage Smock Sew-Along…|
Continue reading “Vintage Smock Sew-Along, 2a & 2b” »
May 11th, 2008
||Bethany has a fun, vintage book following Sally Stitch and her sewing adventures…|
Continue reading “Pattern Alterations from Sally Stitch” »
May 9th, 2008
Photo pool news, forum news, shop news and free fabric!
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May 8th, 2008
Many excellent sewists struggle with clothing patterns. You may be able to get over some common hurdles by identifying your preferred learning style and trying a few different techniques to help you better understand the instructions.
Continue reading “What Kind of Learner Are You? Tips for Working with Patterns” »
May 7th, 2008
||This article was written by Lara. Enjoy her introduction and thornberry blog, then prepare to feel much more confident in your understanding of clothing patterns starting… Now!|
Continue reading “Patterns… Demystified!” »