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McCall's 6880 part 4

Even though the skirts aren’t attached to the bodice yet, and the back seam isn’t sewn either, I sewed the hem today. After a bit of practice on scrap fabric I rolled the hem on the satin layer of the skirt. 25 more words


My present from Vietnam

A Vietnamese silk blouse made with something of a 70’s vibe, although it was easier to sew than some of the stuff that I made in the 70s. 1,366 more words


Princess Seams Dress

When I first bought this pattern McCall’s M5890 I was very excited about it! If you make all pieces from this one envelope you have a complete wardrobe that would be fantastic for travel!!! 324 more words

Sewing Projects And Tutorials

New Look Shirt 6304

I finally managed to finish this shirt!

I decided to make shirt D of New Look pattern 6304, a slightly cropped, short-sleeved shirt, using pastel purple chiffon and white polycotton for a contrasting white collar and front band, inspired by a shirt from French Connection. 253 more words


say hello to my little friend

This little guy is a rolled-hem presser foot. I had the choice between a 4-millimeter or a 2-millimeter. I chose the 2, which means this little puppy can roll my fabric into a tube (for the life of me, I could not get the tube part of the foot in focus) and simultaneously stitch it. 101 more words