If you are sewing with very fine polyester tricot (for panties or nightgowns, etc) DO NOT PREWASH…
If you want to make your own undies and are using a fine knit, don’t wash it first! It will becom…
Mostly I use bias tape to bind placemats, quilts, and potholders, but I have used it in a contras…
I store my patterns in plastic bins (no lids) and try to keep them organized, but since I shift t…
When you are making a project that will be washed, always preshrink all the fabric, including lin…
Lovely! You could wear it over a dress as an evening wrap/jacket, too!
The very thin, non-natural fiber knit fabric is much easier to work with if you don’t wash it bef…
I like your version better than the one with the ruffle! Classic!
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This is a quintessential ladylike coat with turned down shawl collar and fit and flare silhouette.
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