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Crescent Sew-Along #18: Attaching the Waistband

Happy Monday, everyone! Today we’ll attach the waistband to the skirt, getting us one step closer to finishing our Crescent Skirts. We’ll pin the waistband to the skirt, adjust the gathers to fit, sew the seam, and trim and press. Need to catch up? Here are all the previous posts! Crescent Sew-Along #1: Q&A and […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #17: Trim Ideas for the Waistband

Happy Friday, everyone! Wishing you a weekend full of relaxing and sewing – and sunshine if we’re lucky! This is going to be the first weekend I’m not coming into the office, so if you have any troubles following the sewing steps, leave a comment and I’ll get back to you Monday! Today’s Sew-Along post […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #15: Sewing French Seams

Hello Sew-Alongers! Time for another sewing step on our Crescent Skirts. After gathering the skirt front and back, there’s just one more step before we can move on to our waistbands. Today we’ll take our Skirt Front and attach it to the Skirt Back pieces. I’ll show you how to sew up the sideseams and […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #14: Gathering!

Hi everyone! I’m back with another bite-sized Sew-Along update. Hope you’re having a lovely weekend so far! I scheduled this post, but I am probably in the office as you read it. Does anyone else feel like there is just so much sewing to do, and so little time? After reinforcing the centre front, we’ll […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #13: How to Reinforce Centre Front

Hi everyone! Here’s the next installment of the Crescent Sew-Along. I’ve decided to post little bite-sized Sew-Along updates, so it’s easy to refer to them later. This way I can give them better titles that are easier to search for! Plus, if you only have a short period of time to sew, you’ll be able […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #12: Sewing Slash Pockets

Hi everyone! Today, we’re going to start sewing! The first step is to sew the pockets in our Crescent Skirts. These type of pockets are called slash pockets. I love this type of pocket construction! It’s simple, it’s easy to get good results, and it makes a comfortable pocket. Plus, it’s easy to make them […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #11: Fusible Interfacing Tips

Happy Monday! Hope you had a great weekend and are pumped up, ready to sew Crescent Skirts! Today is all about working with fusible interfacing. I have a few tips to get the best results, from my own experience working with fusible interfacing. Of course, you’re welcome to jump in with your own tips at […]

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