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Not So Ordinary Hoodie

Not So Ordinary Hoodie

Several years ago, I purchased this green, lilac/pink, and cream jaquard fabric

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Blue Formal Gown

Blue Formal Gown

I made a gown for New Year's Eve. I started with my Burda pattern and added a slit and took off the train for dancing. I also added a sheer, removable, floor-length "cape/train".  I lined the dress...

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Living Dolls

Living Dolls

My girls wanted to be dolls for Halloween this year and we found Simplicity 1300 that looked like it would be perfect. Using patters is always a challenge with fitting my daughters because their bust...

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1930s Glamour Girl

1930s Glamour Girl

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Folkwear Glamour Girl with modified midriff (rather than a tie, I made four button loops and added rhinestone buttons), made in jacquard tencel; addeded silk habatoi lining in similar color. Silk...

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1938 Silk Matelasse Blouse

1938 Silk Matelasse Blouse

I cut this blouse from an original vintage McCall pattern (9063) dating to 1938. I lined the blouse to give it some stability and I faced the sleeve cuffs and inside of the lower section inerfaced...

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15 Ways to Master Lining, Underlining, Facing and Interfacing

15 Ways to Master Lining, Underlining, Facing and Interfacing

Your garments can be equally beautiful on the inside and on the outside. We've curated a collection of 15 techniques, videos, and articles to help you master the inner details that give garments a complete and finished look.

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Marilyn Monroe/Michael Costello (PR) Inspired

Marilyn Monroe/Michael Costello (PR) Inspired

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Proud of this gown I created for my niece's prom.  The inspiration was the green gown designed by Michael Costello of Project Runway, Season Season 8 and Season 1 Allstars,  The gown wascrested...

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Culotte Jumper - Frankenpattern

Culotte Jumper - Frankenpattern

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Vogue 9075 has been making the rounds in the sewing community lately because culottes have come back around on the style circle of life. I admit, I wasn't a huge fan of this pattern and I really...

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Jacket

Jacket

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I made this jacket a few years ago. The pattern is Simplicity 2311. I used a suiting material and it has a raised black velvet on the floral design.

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Happy New Year! All Sparkle, Zig-Zag Sequin Dress

Happy New Year! All Sparkle, Zig-Zag Sequin Dress

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This lively mini-dress or tunic was designed to flatter the client's body, to be comfy, and to sparkle under the New Year's Eve lights. The Zig-Zag pattern sequined material was used in three...

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McCall(s) Ensemble

McCall('s) Ensemble

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I sewed McCall's M5233 Kimono blouse in printed silk charmeuse and fully lined it in chocolate habotai.  I paired this top with my chocolate wool crepe McCall 5955 skirt, circa 1929 to compliment...

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Princess Jessica (Jasmine)

Princess Jessica (Jasmine)

My daughter's favorite princess is Jasmine. I enjoyed making this custom costume for her and her squeal of delight was priceless! The top's lining is a tricot knit fabric. Her pants are out of a...

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Steampunk Wonderland

Steampunk Wonderland

I drafted all of the patterns used in the costumes (peasant top, child's underbust corset from moulage, skirt and bustle, gun holster, child's headpiece with goggles and bow, adult overbust corset...

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...the smallest one was Madeline.

"...the smallest one was Madeline."

For my daughter who adores the Madeline books authored by Ludwig Bemelmans http://www.madeline.com/character.htm, with her help on design and details, I made her a Madeline costume using McCalls...

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Stylish Jacket with embroidered dragon

Stylish Jacket with embroidered dragon

This Jackest is sewn with faux-leather and a Snake-printed fabric. It is interlined and lined. Bound Buttonhole.

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Travel Jacket and Dress

Travel Jacket and Dress

This 100% wool dress is made using Simplicity Amazing Fit #1586. It has princess seams, an invisibe zipper and is fully lined. The jacket, from Saf-T-Pockets, is made of a drapery fabric. It is a...

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Tailored Coat

Tailored Coat

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 I made up this coat using my own drafted pattern. The coat has been underlined with silk which gives it a luxurious weight and feel to it. I used a horsehair interfacing for support adding...

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Renaissance Gown

Renaissance Gown

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This is the first garment of this type I have ever made, and the first garment that required so much hand construction due to the bulk of the skirting, bodice layers and the layered trimsThe...

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60s Style

60s Style

Hello summer!  It's back to sewing!   I have finally been able to get back to a dress I've had on my project list since last year.  It's Simplicity 1609 - 60s retro/vintage, a-line.   I made...

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2 Prom Dresses

2 Prom Dresses

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I have twins girls and made a prom dresses for each.  They both have very different tastes; the two piece black dress ismade from black RPL with an embellished bodice.  The blue dress is made from...

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