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This Hardly Counts as a Sewing Step

I’m working away on the Instant Dress, McCalls 3660, in between other work, and it’s coming together quite nicely! Here’s a funny thing I saw in the sewing instruction sheet. Only you guys will appreciate how oddly entertaining this is! Seriously, ‘purchase a novelty belt’ is a sewing instruction? Isn’t that funny! This counts as […]

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Much better! Proper navy bias tape.

Thank you for all the comments on the bias tape colour for the Instant Dress! I love that you guys are passionate about getting the details right. So many of you agreed that if it isn’t right, that’s all we’ll think about in the finished garment! (Pretty much nobody said it’s good enough as-is, if […]

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