Tag Archives: ginger sewalong

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the Event of the Season – Ginger Reveals!

It’s finally here, friends! The Ginger Party – so party hardy!! I really hope you’ve enjoyed sewingClick here to view the full post »

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Ginger Sewalong Party Invite!

Dearest Fellow Sewalongers, Thank you ever so for your wonderful participation in the Ginger Sewalong! You have allClick here to view the full post »

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Hemming

Can you believe it? Today is the last day of the Ginger Sewalong. It’s been a crazy two weeks for me. In fact, MrClick here to view the full post »

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Bonus Post – Piping

Piping is a great way to add a little pizazz and retro fun to a garment. Surprisingly, this is actually the first time IClick here to view the full post »

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Bonus Post – Pocket Making

I almost feel a little silly doing a tutorial on how I made the pockets for my 1st Ginger. These are so easy you’Click here to view the full post »

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Boning the Waistband

Gertie, from Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing is hosting a tutorial on how to bone your waistband over on herClick here to view the full post »

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Bonus Post – Sewing on the Bias

This post is especially geared towards version 3 of the Ginger skirt pattern, however these tips can easily apply to anyClick here to view the full post »

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Inserting an Invisible Zipper

I thought I would do a post on the invisible zipper since these insertions are something that I always had a difficultClick here to view the full post »

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Bonus Post – Cutting Bias Stripes

It’s time to cut your fabric and you’ve chosen to tackle version 3 of the Ginger pattern. You might beClick here to view the full post »

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Ginger Muslin

If this is your first time making a muslin, its a good practice to get into. After you’ve made the flat patternClick here to view the full post »

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Bonus Post – Why Zipper & Thread Color Matter

Since many of you are beginners I thought I would add in a few tips on professional touches that will take your finishedClick here to view the full post »

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Tall or Short

Now that we’ve cut out our patterns with the correct size and everything, we’ve one more adjustment to makeClick here to view the full post »

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Pre-laundering Fabric

Many of you have uploaded your fabric picks to the flickr pool and are ready for the next step! Hurrah! Make sure youClick here to view the full post »

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Authentic Inspiration from Casey of Elegant Musings

Today’s post comes from Casey of Elegant Musings. I’ve followed Casey for a very long time and have alwaysClick here to view the full post »

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My Fabric Picks for the Ginger Sewalong

I think picking the fabric for any project is probably my most favorite part of sewing. I love fabric. I collect it tooClick here to view the full post »

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A modern history of the A-line

Today’s post is from Sarai of Colette Patterns – the owner of the pattern company that drafted the skirt weClick here to view the full post »

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Tasia the Sewaholic’s Lesson on Fabric Selection

It’s with great pleasure that Tasia, the Sewaholic is here talking about fabric selection today. And she shouldClick here to view the full post »

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Notions for Your Ginger

Today, in conjunction with Tasia’s guest post on fabric selection, I am hopping in with picking your pattern sizeClick here to view the full post »

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Beginner’s First Ginger Sewalong Kickoff

Friends, its here! Are you so excited or what? I’m way excited to be sewing along with you. I’ve received soClick here to view the full post »

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Gingerly

Readers, its been a rough week around here for me. Haven’t been sick or had any sort of physical ailment toClick here to view the full post »

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the Sewalong for Beginners

I was pretty excited when the new Colette Patterns came out. OK, I was ecstactic. I was a pattern tester for theseClick here to view the full post »