Tag Archives: muslins

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Thoughts on Tissue Fitting

I love this book on Tailoring. I think its THE perfect supplement for making a tailored jacket at home. I was reading itClick here to view the full post »

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How to Fit My Body – Lonsdale Bodice

For my playdate dress I muslined the bodice of the Lonsdale dress only. Notwithstanding the rather huge discussion ofClick here to view the full post »

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Romper Muslin

I felt this was an interesting muslin because it incorporated not only a blouse, but shorts as well. What’s more,Click 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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Shifty

I’ve been a little starry eyed about shift dresses lately. Probably because, as you know, I have seen several byClick here to view the full post »

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What do I do with a Muslin?

I have often wondered this. And to own the truth, I always just end up throwing them away. And then I when I come backClick here to view the full post »

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Fullness & Waistlines

So after all of this, you might still be having problems with your pant muslins. I know. It’s crazy! However IClick here to view the full post »

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Width Alterations for Pants

It’s been a rather wild weekend. Sorry to have kept away, but there was a birthday party for Mr. S that neededClick here to view the full post »

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the Knee & the Hem

Burda #127 is a Tall-sized pattern. If you are average, petite or just plain short, you know that by now. And you areClick here to view the full post »

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Discussing, at length, Crotch Length

Can I just say, I’ll be getting so many spam comments from talking about crotch this and that. I’m reallyClick here to view the full post »

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In which I finally talk about the word…..

Crotch. That’s it folks. Right there. It’s the crux of most pant problem. That ding dang darn crotch. AndClick here to view the full post »

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Muslining My Boyfriend’s Jacket

Oh the things we do for….fitting! Right? Well after I graded up this delightful jacket, I had to at least makeClick here to view the full post »

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Winners and Fitting My Perfect Spring Dress

Hip Hip Hooray! We have two lucky Spring Egg Winners! The random number generator picked 4 and 7. Angela and Lynne, I&#Click here to view the full post »

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Toile

Just last week, sweet Bohemiannow from Burda Style asked me about testing sewing patterns with muslin. She asked someClick here to view the full post »

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Testing 1, 2, 3…

My bestest friend came to stay with me over the weekend. I didn’t hardly get to see her and I’m missing herClick here to view the full post »