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Erica Jacobs

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30 March, 2015



13 February, 2015

  • 12:55 AM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article Top 10 Embellishment Techniques

    When I embellish my garments I love top stitching darts and seams in a contrasting thread. This adds a little embellishment without going over the top on the budget. For example, I may use a Navy…

  • 12:51 AM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article LauraStar Giveaway

    When I embellish my garments I love top stitching darts and seams in a contrasting thread. This adds a little embellishment without going over the top on the budget. Erica j. Port deposit MD US



25 January, 2015



29 October, 2014



21 October, 2014

  • 12:32 AM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article Top 10 Fabric Care Tips

    I have started making my own detergent because it saves money and the fibers in my fabric feel better to the touch. I use borax, washing soda, baking soda, oxy clean, fels naphtha, and Pyrex crysta…



31 August, 2014



14 August, 2014

  • 09:39 PM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article Top 10 Advanced Sewing Tips

    My most advanced sewing technique I learned when I lost a lot of weight. I had this beautiful pencil skirt which did not have a waist band but was fully lined, I needed to bring the waist in but di…



9 August, 2014

  • 01:11 PM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article BurdaStyle Magazine Subscriptions

    After having my first experience with a Burda pattern, I found the magazine extremely helpful in that I could read the patterns. I have several in my pattern collection which I could not find from …

  • 12:59 PM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article Top 10 Favorite Notions

    Erica J
    Port Deposit Md

    My favorite notion is my seam ripper. I typically use an xacto knife to cut apart seams when I make a mistake. these are awesome little tools that do the work much quicker …



6 July, 2014

  • 01:06 PM

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article A New Giveaway for Vintage Fashion Lovers

    I love vintage patterns because these are clothes which were beautiful and classy. I am lucky enough that my grandmother saved her patterns from the 1930’s forward. She was born in 1920 and lived t…



12 June, 2014

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    Erica Jacobs commented on the article Make It Coats Giveaway!

    When I put on snaps or hooks and eyes I make a knot with each stitch so that they are secured. Erica J. Baltimore Maryland



16 January, 2014

  • 04:37 PM

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    Erica Jacobs added the project Burda pattern 7303 Coat dress
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    Coat dress pattern made for a work outfit. This is my first Burda pattern and frankly I am happy it turned out as beautiful as it did :) Depending on the occasion you intend on wearing this dress, …

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