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Transferring a Pattern to Freezer Paper ~Riken

So, I have this very beat up pattern that I love. And I was telling Mom about it today and she suggested that I “just transfer it on to freezer … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 3 Comments

Sewing the Dress Cut from a Pattern ~Whimsey

Picture of my sewing machine. The little lines are to line up the fabric as you feed it through, to ensure an even and proper seam allowance. The front of … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pattern Markings ~Whimsey

Notches – when I came to the edge, I cut the notch out. You can cut in, if you prefer, but I don’t like to because it cuts into the … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to Lengthen Hems and Sleeves ~Whimsey

Okay, so now I want to lengthen the dress. I measured how tall the little is (and you should do this when they are awake, not sneak into their room … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Alona’s Sluff Coat Pattern ~Alona

This pattern is one I designed after moving to another Kingdom and finding a new overcoat, almost a surcoat that everyone seemed to wear. Generally, these are sleeveless long vests … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · Leave a comment