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Notebook of a Beginner Sewist 13: York Pinafore, Take Two

Good evening. Sewing has been my jam of late and so...*throws the confetti* it's show and tell time! First Time Failure The Mistake As you've noticed, I have taken a second stab at the York Pinafore. The first time, I made a total beginner mistake: I cut the fabric wrong. There is half a pattern… Continue reading Notebook of a Beginner Sewist 13: York Pinafore, Take Two

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Notebook of a Beginner Sewist 11: Skirtin in the Linen

In my absence here, I've been busy here sewing away! Deets pattern: Cleo Skirtview: View Bdesigner: Made by Raefabric: Kaufman Brussels Linen Blendcolor: Yarn Dye Sagepurchased from fabric.com What I Love View BThis view of Cleo is more a midi-length. I've always wanted a skirt of this length.PocketBoy, I love a good pocket!I followed Rae's… Continue reading Notebook of a Beginner Sewist 11: Skirtin in the Linen

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Notebook of a Beginner Sewist: Wiksten FO

Evening! How're you today? Me? Good. It helped that I had gone to bed earlier last night; I need to do that more. Drumroll... the 16 yo was the photographer Ta-da! The Wiksten Shift in its full shift form. You should have seen me earlier. I tried out this velcro roller set to give my… Continue reading Notebook of a Beginner Sewist: Wiksten FO

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Notebook of a Beginner Sewist 10: Wiksten, part two

Bonjour on this cool evening. I've been having some refreshments of tea and fruit after a much needed nap. Our crew woke up early to make the drive-thru, flu clinic line early. The girls and I needed to get innoculated as the husband had already gotten his at work. Thank you for all of your… Continue reading Notebook of a Beginner Sewist 10: Wiksten, part two