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More Pendrell Blouses by you!

One of the best parts of designing sewing patterns is seeing your finished blouses! Thought I’d share some of the beautiful finished creations I’ve seen so far. I love to see your fabric choices and variations on the design! Check out Sam’s pretty Liberty-print cotton Pendrell blouse. Don’t you just love Liberty lawn prints? I’ve […]

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More Pretty Vintage Fabric

Look, more gorgeous vintage fabric purchases – aren’t these pieces pretty? With vintage fabric, it really is one-of-a-kind. If you say no to buying it today, it may not be there tomorrow! Which is so hard to resist. Hence, the lovely pieces below! Here’s a wonderful 1940’s floral cotton seersucker: And this one is a […]

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Twin Spruce Dress: Inside Out

I had a few requests to see the inside of the Twin Spruce Dress, so here are some inside-out shots! It’s like school – ‘Show your work, Tasia!’ Although I agree, there are so many pretty projects on the internet, with beautiful photos, and sometimes I’m curious see how it all came together on the […]

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How To Underline A Dress Bodice

I knew underlining existed, but never understood the need for it unless you’re working with sheer fabrics. After reading Couture Sewing Techniques, I learned that most couture garments are underlined, but most aren’t lined! I was surprised – wouldn’t you rather line something and hide all of the construction details? It was an interesting and […]

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