That moment when you are at the last stretch of cutting out all of your material, and you DON"T HAVE ENOUGH!
Well, I bought some beautiful silver and purple houndstooth to make a winter coat some years ago and finally got around to starting the project. Well, towards the end of cutting out the 40-something pattern pieces for this coat, I realized that I did NOT have enough fabric to make the sleeves! Of all the pieces!!! Because I purchased this fabric some time ago, I can’t find it anywhere! Joann fabrics no longer carries it. So, what should I do? Where can I find like 2 yards of this stuff? Should I create something completely different from the pre-cut pieces? If so, what?
If you get the dress to fit properly (you’ll have to make a few toiles) you can just in…
For sewing knit fabric on a sewing machine you can use:
a stretch stitch (see your manu…
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The next day I went to sewing class. And it worked out f…
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