Goth Spring: Adding Lace Details to a T-Shirt

We all have that favorite piece of clothing we love so much that we wear it to death. When that moment comes, you cry, fists raised to the sky, and scream, “Why? Why my beautiful…

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Spring Sewing: The Violet Blouse

When I first started sewing, I let a beautiful fabric or a recently-released pattern guide my decisions. Even though most of what I wear is black, I bought a bunch of colorful fabric. Even though…

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Wardrobe Builder: The T-Shirt

I am not afraid to profess my undying love of T-shirts. I wear them to work, to the gym, and to bed. As a teenage metalhead, I lived in a Metallica’s Jump into the Fire…

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Simplicity 1197: I Made a Coat!

  What better way to start the year than with a sewing challenge? After recovering from the sewing hangover from Halloween, I was ready to try something new. I had two options: a coat or…

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Wardrobe Builder: The Skirt

Skirts: A Love Affair The first garment I have ever sewn was a skirt. It was made out of a hideous fabric, in the wrong size, and without any finished seams. It was a disaster.…

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