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Vogue 8769: So that’s how it goes together!

I love reading pattern instructions. Especially complex or vintage patterns. (Or complex vintage patterns.) How did they do that? How do all of those flat pieces of fabric combine to form a finished garment? I’m always curious to read how they come together! Like this dress: Vogue 8769. This is the one I traced off […]

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A Vintage Vogue Pattern Story

Happy Friday, everyone! Here’s a pattern story for you, as I am still tallying surveys. (We’re at 688 responses now – tons of feedback to review!) Back in December, I linked to a vintage Vogue dress pattern on my Facebook page. Sometimes I chat over there, ask questions and post pictures of patterns I like […]

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A Sunday Morning Sewing Tip

Well, if you’re wondering what happened after yesterday’s dress update, I finished it!! Yay, I can make a dress in two days! My absolute favourite part is the lace-trimmed lining. It’s so much fun! I’ll share photos from the party and of the dress in action soon. And, I’ll answer all of your questions from […]

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