A Gray Grainline Linden

A few years ago, I tried to sew a Grainline Linden. These were my pre-muslin days, when I would hack into fabric with the absolute certainty only granted to those who know nothing. The fabric…

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The Blackwood Cardigan

I try not to do not buy RTW clothing. Since I started sewing, I feel that my expectations about quality have been raised beyond what most stores I can afford can match. And there is…

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The Sutton Blouse

As much as I love dresses, I do not have the habit of wearing them to work. My life would be much easier without the need to match two or three garment pieces at 6:30…

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Goth Summer 2019: The Myrna

Every summer, I fly to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where I spend 4 to 6 weeks with my family. Being able to spend so much time with my parents and siblings is a blessing and…

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Goth Summer 2019: Simplicity 3833

After many years of sewing, I have learned that styles that favor my shape are those that de-emphasize the waist. I have broad shoulders, big boobs, no defined waist, and narrow hips, so I need…

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