Do Buttons Have to Button?

What do you think about non-functioning buttons – decorative buttons? How about fake buttonholes with buttons sewn on top? Do any of these bother you, or are they legitimate design details? I bought this pattern (Kwik Sew 498) from the Cupcake Goddess, now known as A Fashionable Stitch. Sure, I could have made this pattern […]

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Three Ways to Work With a Stubborn Centre Fold Line

Hello everyone! I cut out another Crescent Skirt the other day, from a navy rayon-linen-nylon blended fabric. I can’t remember the exact fibre content, but I do remember it was a mix. And it’s navy! A solid colour! It’s been on my list forever and I really wanted to wear this skirt during Me-Made-June. Because […]

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Crescent Skirts by You!

I’ve said this before, but it’s still true! One of the best parts of designing sewing patterns is seeing your finished creations. Thought I’d share some of the beautiful finished skirts from the Sew-Along today! Today is Florals Day: all of the skirts I’m showing have floral prints! Amy at Sew Well used a gorgeous […]

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