Tag Archives: muslin

Burda Challenge update, plus some other stuff

First of all I want to say how much I appreciate all the sympathy I received about my sewing “disaster” in the comments on my last post. I don’t reply often enough to comments, but I do read and really … Continue reading

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Simplicity 2174 (plus a minor sewing disaster and a bit about muslins)

I have been doing some sewing stuff recently, but haven’t felt like posting much. I did a shed-load of cutting out today and realised that if I didn’t post about my previous couple of projects now then I’d end up … Continue reading

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A little bit of sewing and a little bit of spending.

I have managed to sew a few things since my last post so here they are.  First up is my first attempt at a My Image pattern.  It’s MI1152, and I absolutely love the pattern.  I have only photographed the … Continue reading

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Vogue 8764 – Red and Black Jersey Dress

Well, I posted yesterday to give me a kick in the behind and it worked!  I woke up early today and decided that I must do something related to my February plans.  I’m usually in the mood to do one … Continue reading

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Vogue V1247

I should be sewing for my Burda Challenge, but instead I decided to be contrary and sew from one of my new Vogue patterns.  This is my first time sewing a Vogue pattern and I found the sizing very strange.  … Continue reading

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Well, That Didn’t Work ….

…. unless I want to look 20lbs heavier than I am Oh, how happy I look !! This is my part made muslin for Burda 12-2010-120 that I wanted to make with these fabrics. The line drawing and magazine photo … Continue reading

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Burda 11-2008-112 (5 of 6 plans sewn)

I’ve managed to finish another of my original six plans using the green brushed viscose from this post.  The pattern used was from Burda magazine – 11-2008-112 (there is also a sleeveless version, but I was hoping to make a … Continue reading

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