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Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Completed!

This February (and now March!) I’m sewing along with Male Pattern Boldness and a bunch of other talented seamsters. We’re all making men’s shirts. Mine is for my husband, and this post marks its completion. Friends, I couldn't be happier.  Last night I went to bed with my husband's Sew-Along shirt completed.  And, I didn't… Continue reading Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Completed!

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Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Crooked Seams and Twisting Sleeves

This February (and now March!) I’m sewing along with Male Pattern Boldness and a bunch of other talented seamsters. We’re all making men’s shirts. Mine is for my husband, and here's a reflection on my efforts to sew well. Last night I stayed up late sewing my little heart out in an effort to finish… Continue reading Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Crooked Seams and Twisting Sleeves

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Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Plackets and Pockets

This February I’m sewing along with Male Pattern Boldness and a bunch of other talented seamsters. We’re all making men’s shirts. Mine is for my husband, and here's a reflection on my efforts to sew well. And it's begun:  the sewing for the actual men's shirt for this month's Sew-Along.  So far I've completed the left-breast… Continue reading Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Plackets and Pockets

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Love the Linen

This February I’m sewing along with Male Pattern Boldness and a bunch of other talented seamsters. We’re all making men’s shirts. Mine is for my husband, and here’s a reflection on my efforts to sew well. Guess who found the newly washed linen for the Sew-Along?  And, from what I can tell, he approves.

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Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Adjusting the Pattern

This February I’m sewing along with Male Pattern Boldness and a bunch of other talented seamsters. We’re all making men’s shirts. Mine is for my husband, and here’s a reflection on my efforts to sew well. Last night I took my first go at pattern surgery for the men's shirt Sew-Along.  Since the shoulders seemed… Continue reading Men’s Shirt Sew-Along: Adjusting the Pattern