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    How Did They Sew That

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    Learn How to Sew a Gorgeous S-Curve Cuff

    This swirly, lacy s-curve cuff adds feminine drama to a delicate dress from the 1940s. It’s derived from a clever pattern manipulation that can be applied to many standard sleeve…

    Fabric Lab

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    Laminated Cotton

    Laminated cotton is a fairly new arrival to the sewing world. In this article, learn more about laminated cotton.

    Pattern Review

  • Pattern Review: SBCC Reviver Skirt

    This stretch skirt with a front drape and raw-edged hem is intended for the petite or petite-plus figure. It is a pull-on style with a hidden elastic waistband.

  • Pattern Review: Vogue 1515 Ensemble

    Sandra Betzina is known for designing artistic silhouettes. This ensemble is no exception. It consists of a sleeveless, loose-fitting cropped top with a curved back hemline paired with a yoked…

  • Pattern Review: Simplicity Sewstylish 8328

    Enjoy the versatility of special-occasion separates with this ensemble. It features four tops and three skirt variations to create formal looks. The tops have separating zippers at center back.

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    Pattern Review: Cake Patterns Endeavor Trousers and Shorts

    These wide-legged pants or shorts have a straight waistband with the bottom edge at the natural waist, angled pockets, two-piece leg fronts, a back yoke, and back patch pockets.

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