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The Patriot Skirt!

Here is my second skirt using the skirt sloper that I made after taking Suzi Furrer’s Craftsy Class. This time I made a skirt that comes to my waist with a waistband. I noticed that the woven fabric that I scored … Continue reading

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Starting off the New Year with a Skirt Sloper

I love learning new things and through the Crafty Classes, I can always find excellent courses and projects. So I dedicated some time to work through Suzy Furrer’s Pattern Making Basics –The Skirt Sloper. She is such a wonderful teacher. I … Continue reading

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Fancy Pants

For the TMS February challenge, I decided to take a Craftsy Lesson: “Jean-ius” on making pants from a pair of RTW pants that fit me well. I  used a  thrifted cotton print that is soft to the touch and doesn’t … Continue reading

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Preparations for More Hawthorns

I took a sewing lesson on Craftsy for fitting a muslin and I have been practicing. First, I decided to make a muslin and adjust it to fit as I had learned. “Sew the Perfect Fit” by Lynda Maynard guides you through … Continue reading

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