Burda Style Shorts With Tie Waist Detail
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Burda Style Shorts With Tie Waist Detail

For my latest make…these Burda Style shorts, I did some serious stash busting and sewing up of leftovers. They were a spur of the moment sewing project that I really…

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Full-Length, Pattern-Hacked McCalls 7445 for “Designin’ December”
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Full-Length, Pattern-Hacked McCalls 7445 for “Designin’ December”

After getting a nice comfy fit on my McCalls 7445 culottes seen here in this post, I knew that the pattern would be perfect to turn into a wide-leg full-length…

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The OWOP Challenge…A week in outfits
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The OWOP Challenge…A week in outfits

  What is the OWOP challenge? Well, it stands for One Week One Pattern and it’s a daily, week-long challenge aimed at sewists over on Instagram. The idea is to wear…

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Sewing the Trends: Wide-Leg Pants 101
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Sewing the Trends: Wide-Leg Pants 101

I expect like me, you’ve been hearing that full-length wide leg pants are amongst the many trends sweeping through the fashion world this season. Culottes and cropped wide-leg pants have…

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McCalls 7445 Cropped Wide Leg Pants
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McCalls 7445 Cropped Wide Leg Pants

Hi all! Before I get on with telling you about my latest make I just want to say a  really big thanks to all of you who entered Sleevefest. Helen…

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