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Intriguing Details for Pieced Garments

Intriguing Details for Pieced Garments

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Take your art-to-wear garments to the next level with these special techniques.

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Spring Fashion Challenge

Jacket made with two layers of net (tulle), two embroidered squares from Martha Pullen Collection, seams and all around edge covered with double fold bias tape. I took the photos.

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Stenciled & Embellished Tee

Stenciled & Embellished Tee

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This tee showcases my first joyful try at stenciling and embellishing thanks to the encouragement of Diane Ericson at the Puyallup WA Sewing & Stitchery Expo one year! I purchased the cotton knit...

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Tropical Lagenlook Tunic

Tropical Lagenlook Tunic

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This Tropical, Cotton/Poly Lagenlook Tunic gets compliments everywhere it's worn! Made from the same pattern as my Linen Jacket, Butterick 6056 was perfect for this fabric from my stash. I cut the...

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A Tropical Dress Full of Love

A Tropical Dress Full of Love

This bright, tropical New Look 6866 dress is full of love and memories! My teenage daughter lovingly brought me this red, cotton fabric from Hawaii a very long time ago. I was so touched by her...

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My Lovely Linen Jacket

My Lovely Linen Jacket

Inspired by a RTW jacket, I modified Butterick 6056 to create my Lovely Linen Jacket. I used Robert Kaurman Essex Linen/Cotton blend, raised the neck a bit and subbed a separating Coats zipper for...

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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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Spring Flowers Cotton Dress and Purse

Spring Flowers Cotton Dress and Purse

This adorable toddlers' dress, made in a size 3, is from Simplicity 2688. The fabric is 100% cotton, and a great weight for the design.  The skirt is gathered at the waist into the bodice, and the...

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Semiformal dresses

Semiformal dresses

I've designed this piece using diffterent pattern pieces. It was a pleaseure sewing and creating custom pieces for my family as well as others. The fabric used was 100% silk, chiffon and polyester...

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Sandras Upcycled Shirt

Sandra's Upcycled Shirt

When my husband threw out his old shirt because of a stain on the front I decided to give it a make over.  The cuff are the cold sholder pelments, the buttons stayed where they were and the rest is...

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Sandras Creations 2

Sandra's Creations 2

This was from left over material that I love the flowy feel of.  It is Navy and white 1 cm spots.  The back is a cross over Shoe String which I dont have a photo of sadly and shearing elastic to...

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Sandras Creations

Sandra's Creations

This was a photograph i took off a tv commercial for deodorant,  it was promoting that it will not leave white marks on black.  I made this fully lined and the back is reversed so it is from all...

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Spring Time Elegance

Spring Time Elegance

My designs are inspired by nature and pastel colors. I believe that every design should be vibrant, colorful, and should exemplify elegance and grace. Some of the designs were created when I was a...

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Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles

Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles

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Judith Neukam walks you through sewing machine needle anatomy and how to read the needle packaging.

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Recent project for spring

Recent project for spring

A dress made for spring nights out on the town or office work.

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My Happy Mothers day

My Happy Mother's day

I had purchased the fabric I used for the skirt because I loved it (no particular project in mind). Then months later I decided I wanted to make matching mother daughter dresses, I went to buy more...

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Military Style Spring Jacket

Military Style Spring Jacket

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Butterick 5927, view D was my starting point. This basic double breasted pattern is very simple and lends itself to achieving the military look I was after. The cotton duck exterior fabric was very...

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Vintage Easter dress

Vintage Easter dress

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First dress of spring, my Easter dress made in vintage fabric, from a vintage pattern, sewn on a vintage Singer 301a, hemmed using a Singer Featherweight with blind hem attachment, and completely...

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Spring Time Fashion

Spring Time Fashion

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Spring time special ocassion dress had a blast making this dress hope you guys love it as much as i do!

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Spring Time Fashion

Spring Time Fashion

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Scuba Kit Skirt i made perfect for summer

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