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Our newest book. Six classic garments that create a stylish multi-layered wardrobe from scratch. Make fashion work. Click on the pattern names below to be taken to fabric suggestions. View the video accompaniment of the book here. More Details Full-size patterns are provided for a neat vest with a boxer back detail, an elegant bias-cut long-sleeved dress, a simple long gathered skirt with a drawstring waist, a batwing wrap top, an oversized drop-shoulder jacket and a pair of classic wide leg trousers.

The Fielder – Paper The Fielder dress and top is based on a traditional sweatshirt. Patterns. Browse all patterns Top SewingKnittingCrochetJewelryHome DecorPapercraftEmbroideryQuiltingDyeingCross StitchNo results match your keyword.

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Garment Pattern Drafting

Dottie Angel Frock Simplicity 1080. Period. Finished project: sleeveless blouse for VLV. By Tasha • April 7, 2011 • First and foremost, I want to thank you all so very much for your congratulations and kind comments on my last post.

Finished project: sleeveless blouse for VLV

It’s been overwhelmingly wonderful reading all your supportive comments. Thank you from the bottom of my heart! Small Things. Knipmode. Thewallinna and other creatures: Little French Jacket sew-along. In March, I attended a sewing camp led by Susan Khalje and learnt how to sew a classic French Jacket.

Thewallinna and other creatures: Little French Jacket sew-along

Since then, I have worn the jacket most of the times when the weather has allowed it. Now, with the autumn approaching I've been itching to make another jacket. And since my blog is receiving most of its traffic on the posts about the jacket, I decided to combine business with pleasure and launch a sew-along! For my next jacket, I've got inspired by Karl's Little Black Jacket collection and so the name came out naturally: Little French Jacket. Sew-alongs seems to be quite popular among modern seamstresses but at the same time it's a lot of responsibility. Sewing tutorials. 101 Sewing Tutorials for Summer!

Opinions on sewing patterns, style, wardrobes. Sewing Pattern - backless reversible Tunic for woman - Cours-Couture.com. Nurse Ratched Shirtdress. "If Mr.

Nurse Ratched Shirtdress

McMurphy doesn't want to take his medication orally, I'm sure we can arrange that he can have it some other way. But I don't think that he would like it. "Nurse Ratched, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1976) And so began the end of my 2-month Wardrobe Refashion pledge. I give you the Nurse Ratched Shirtdress, made from two white mens button down dress shirts!

First round of thanks goes to my friend Stephanie, who invited me to perform with her on her recent recital. I wanted to knock off a black shirtdress I bought a couple years ago, which lots of people compliment and I love to wear. For the first time with one of these shirts, I unpicked the chest pockets, and it really wasn't bad at all. It took me FOREVER, as in almost two weeks, to put this dress together, probably because I was disappointed it wouldn't have that full, tiered skirt. But really, this is a blank canvas kind of dress. Davantal/Apron on Pinterest. Picnic dress. Several people have asked me how to make my Picnic Dress.

picnic dress

It’s a bit too complicated for the step by step instruction on how to draft a pattern I gave for the draped t-shirt, but I hope this will be enough detail for anyone who is familiar with how dresses are made. You will need 4 yards of 45″ fabric and an 18″ zipper. These are the pieces of the pattern. Mark out the measurements listed and the distances between them.

For example, on the waistband measure out the distance between your underbust/ribcage and your waist, then measure half your ribcage measurement at one side and half your waist measurement at the other. If you’re not used to making your own sleeves, trace both the arm hole and the top of the sleeve off a pattern you’ve used before and like. To make the curve of the skirt even, use your tape measure like an enormous protractor. To gather the top, mark out a distance ¾ of the difference between bust and underbust measurement on one side. Double Sided Fabric Headband Pattern. Blouse. Men's Shirt Makeover. June 16th, 2010 Email 56 users recommend men's shirt restyle I have seen lots of men's shirt makeovers lately and decided to try my own! It is basically two rectangles of fabric with an elastic casing at the top and two straps.

Supplies: 1 mens button up shirt, size large. Bra making. Part of my goal to sew more lingerie this year is to make more bras.

bra making

I want to really immerse myself in the techniques of bra-making and truly master this skill. Part of the reason is because I love fancy underwear. I don’t know why, but there is just something about wearing really high quality underthings that makes me feel very grown up. However, fancy underthings come with high price tags. Lacy, silky, pretty bras are also often not the most supportive things in the world, which pretty much kills them for a busty gal like me. Free Pattern Month Day 24 - Colette Patterns: Sorbetto Tank Top. I discovered Sarai's website through her adorable FREE bloomer pattern which I've used frequently.

Free Pattern Month Day 24 - Colette Patterns: Sorbetto Tank Top

Their style is very sophisticated and their dress patterns are unique. I especially love the fabrics they use in their variations and their fun photoshoots! Colette Patterns has some great professional pieces available to purchase. One of their most famous which you might have seen all over the blogosphere: the Lady Grey Overcoat Pattern. Sarai loves the hard work of running a business and figuring out how to implement her bazillions of ideas. Caitlin Clark, stitcher extraordinaire who puts together samples, helps with design, and comes up with fun projects for the website. Coletterie. Simplicity Sewing Pattern 7699 Daisy Kingdom Dress Pinafore 5 6X Uncut. RP005 - Ralph Pink Patterns. The Muslinette. Making It Well. Japanese Sewing, Pattern, Craft Books and Fabrics.

Directory of Free Sewing Patterns, Tutorials and Projects. Free Pattern Month Day 8 - Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: Half Slip Pattern. Sewing Stuff - free sewing patterns. Everything Else Nov 2005 curtains, shades, pillows, cushions, etc Waverly Curtains archived.

Sewing Stuff - free sewing patterns

Colette Patterns. Free Patterns. How to tailor a shirt (Refashion a men's shirt to fit a woman) Men's clothes are usually bigger than women's.

How to tailor a shirt (Refashion a men's shirt to fit a woman)

So any reconstruction that involves converting a man's top to fit a woman would need to be made smaller. Specifically, narrower in three areas: shoulderssleevestrunk (the upper body) The only exception is the boob area. Most men don't have boobs, so they're usually made with straight squares of materials which skim over their chest, without calling attention to anything in the bust area. It will be easier to put in darts before you narrow the trunk.