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Sewing Gifts for the Holidays: To Infinity and Beyond!

I kept Christmas present sewing to a minimum this year.  I made some infinity scarves for my sisters-in-law and a half of a shirt (with the other half promised as soon as possible!) for my husband.  Today you get the scarves. The red is made from a beautiful drapey knit that was part of the stash… Continue reading Sewing Gifts for the Holidays: To Infinity and Beyond!

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Draped Tee in Silk-Cotton Jersey

This top is also part of a review I'll be posting tomorrow on the new book BurdaStyle Modern Sewing - Wardrobe Essentials . I often just review books by posting a finished garment, but I enjoyed summarizing all of the patterns in the last book I reviewed, and adding all of the pattern photos from… Continue reading Draped Tee in Silk-Cotton Jersey

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Silk Summer Tanks Times Three: Adventures in Polly Tops

You might have seen this post go live yesterday on MSN.  But, I wanted to give a little bit of a preamble here to explain that a good bit of the behind-the-scenes inspiration for making these Polly Tops was this month's #oonapalooza.  Not in the tops themselves, but in the making of three.  You see, back at… Continue reading Silk Summer Tanks Times Three: Adventures in Polly Tops