28 November, 2012
Avery Cassell commented on the article Announcing...The New BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Book!
What menswear projects are in the book? Thanks!
13 December, 2011
Avery Cassell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a 5234PRW Project Runway™ Limited Edition Serger from Brother!
I started sewing in middle school in Drexel Hill, PA; the experience was a typical first experience….a skirt with the zipper put in inside out and a Kelly green kettle cloth drawstring bag. When …
1 July, 2011
Avery Cassell commented on the article The Wacky World of Men's Shirt Patterns
I like to call those fitting seams “prince seams”. I agree that men’s pattern selection is horrendous.
FYI: Reconstructing History has a slew of men’s patterns that can be adopted for daily wear…
14 March, 2011
Avery Cassell added the project Liberty clip-on bow tie
Yep…a clip-on bow tie made of Liberty of London fabric! Because my bow ties are clip-op and not self-tie, they require much less fabric, making them easily affordable for everyday use. They are e…
27 December, 2010
Avery Cassell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 Win a Janome Magnolia 7034D Serger!
Etsy, International Fabric Collection (years ago for Liberty), I check prices on Amazon but then will buy from an individual store on Amazon rather than Amazon itself, I bought a sewing machine on …
16 December, 2010
Avery Cassell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 16 - Win Pendleton Fabric!
I’d love to see more menswear tutorials and patterns!
3 December, 2009
Avery Cassell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a SINGER® CONFIDENCE™ 7467 Sewing Machine
How long have you had your sewing machine?
I have had it for four years. I bought it because my basic Kenwood refused to make buttonholes in the velveteen jacket I’d just sewn. Threads kept break…