ARCHIVES June 2007

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Sewing Revisted, Vogue 7693 View D

I went rummaging through my piles to resurrect one of the my many partially-made sewing projects and picked out this wrap dress from Vogue patterns, Vogue 7693, view D. I have cut it out in red rayon challis, which I prewashed before, like the peach version (above) of the same fabric I bought a couple…

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“World peace through sewing”

I was watching Eddie Codel’s LunchMeet interview with Nora Abousteit and Benedikta von Karaisl of BurdaStyle today. BurdaStyle is still in beta, but they will be launching their new site in July. It’s a new open source sewing site, with clothing patterns that are free or very inexpensive to download. BurdaStyle is a community where…

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