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elegantmusings

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17 January, 2012



16 January, 2012



13 January, 2012

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    elegantmusings commented on the project Mad about Peggy

    Absolutely stunning!!! :)

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    elegantmusings favorited the project Mad about Peggy
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    elegantmusings added the project emerald half circle skirt
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    This is my final 2011 sewing project! Right before we took off to visit family for Christmas, I crazily decided to whip up a skirt for myself. I used some gorgeous wool fabric I won on a blog givea…

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    elegantmusings added the project 40s jeans
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    Dubbed my “girl-next-door jeans”, these jeans were inspired by 1940s styles using Wearing History’s Smooth Sailing pattern as a base. I made a number of changes, all of which are detailed in my blo…

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14 September, 2011

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    elegantmusings added the project make do + mend 40s suit refashion
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    This isn’t so much a straight-up sewing project, but I felt it would appeal to a few of you (hopefully!!)! I recently was asked to participate in a collective refashioning project by Portia of the …

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20 August, 2011



11 August, 2011

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    elegantmusings commented on the article Peter's 30 Sewing Dos and Don'ts

    Peter, have you been spying on me lately???? Because that last Don’t Bonus Tip hit close to home. Can’t help I’ve been finding a ton of great notions for cheap at the thrift store lately! >>looks i…



8 August, 2011