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Pepernoot Coat from Waffle Patterns

You can also read this review (and other reviews of the same pattern) on Pattern Review. For a long time I was very proud of (ahem, stubborn about) not paying for patterns, only self-drafting and using free patterns. I finally … Continue reading

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Pattern Review 2016 Wardrobe Contest

In January I started eyeing Pattern Review’s 2016 Wardrobe Contest. The basic idea is to sew a capsule wardrobe of 10 pieces which can all be worn together. I loved the idea from first read, but didn’t seriously think about participating. Ten garments … Continue reading

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Sleeveless Garden Party Dress

In my previous post about making honigdesign’s Garden Party Dress, I mentioned that I might want to try making a sleeveless version. Well, it didn’t take very long, and I think I like this one even more than the first: I made … Continue reading

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Polka dot dress

Polka dots plus this shade of blue-gray. If everything else on this dress had gone wrong, it was still worth it to play all weekend with this beautiful fabric. A while ago I came across the Garden Party Dress on honigdesign’s … Continue reading

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