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Pattern Roundup: Designs for Sweater Knits

Pattern Roundup: Designs for Sweater Knits

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Update your fall wardrobe by sewing one of these cozy tops or dresses.

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Pattern Roundup: Classy Attire

Pattern Roundup: Classy Attire

Here are a few patterns that can work together to create one killer outfit.

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Sewing-Related Events in September 2017

Sewing-Related Events in September 2017

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National Sewing Month is bursting with events for anyone who loves fiber arts.

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Autumn Sewing Inspiration

Autumn Sewing Inspiration

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Take a peek at our pattern suggestions for making a fall and winter wardrobe.

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Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems

Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems

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Experiment with handkerchief hem patterns. The skirt detail adds personality to the typical dress.

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Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants

Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants

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Try palazzo pants as your next summer sewing project.

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Pattern Roundup: Summer 2017 Open-Shoulder Trends

Pattern Roundup: Summer 2017 Open-Shoulder Trends

Keep your wardrobe up-to-date with these must-have summer tops.

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Black & White Asymetrical Tunic Top

Black & White Asymetrical Tunic Top

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Asymetrical knit tunic top with contrasting fabric with accent diamond button. Perfect for warm summer nights.

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Silk Organza Dress

Silk Organza Dress

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I was inspired by a vintage house dress I purchased at a thrift store.  I copied the vintage dress to create my own pattern.  I was given an antique, silk kimono as a gift.  It pained me to cut...

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Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 13 - Finale: New York State of Mind

Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 13 - "Finale: New York State of Mind"

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Find out who was named top designer after a grueling, four-day challenge.

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Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 12 - Prince of Prints

Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 12 - "Prince of Prints"

In this last challenge before the finale, the designers create custom prints.

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Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, at the Metropolitan Museum, New York

Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, at the Metropolitan Museum, New York

The Met has mounted a stunning exhibition contrasting handmade versus machine-made garments.

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Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 10 - Rebel with a Cause

Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 10 - "Rebel with a Cause"

Fashion and philanthropy go hand in hand when contestants vie for the opportunity to design for contemporary brand N:Philanthropy.

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Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 9 - A Touch of Style

Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 9 - "A Touch of Style"

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"Athleisure" garments are the challenge. Find out who hits a home run and who strikes out.

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Fashionably Felted Dress

Fashionably Felted Dress

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I am the seamstress and my mother is getting really good at using wool roving and doing felted art projects.  I had made this cranberry A-line dress out of wool and it was to plain to wear.  After...

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Project Runway: Junior: Episode 7, Outfit of the Day

Project Runway: Junior: Episode 7, "Outfit of the Day"

The designers get inspiration from people on the street for this week's challenge.

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Project Runway Junior: Episode 6, Superstar Clients

Project Runway Junior: Episode 6, "Superstar Clients"

Three cheers! The designers make custom outfits for cheerleaders. But it's not nearly as bad as it sounds.

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Travel Smart with this Comprehensive Packing Checklist

Travel Smart with this Comprehensive Packing Checklist

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Sandra Miller helps you get--and stay--organized on your next adventure with a free downloadable guide.

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Spring Fling

Spring Fling

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I had this fabric in my stash for awhile. When I had to design and make a ladies garment for my apparel design class, I knew this was the opportunity to design something special specifically for...

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Embellish Panties with Shadow Appliqué

Embellish Panties with Shadow Appliqué

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Learn to apply this pretty lace detail in three easy steps.

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