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Hoping I can get a bit of functional stitching done tonight ...







24 August, 2010

  • 09:32 PM

    mcscovern posted a message on kaousuu's wall

    LOVE your comments on the Sabrina. I’m trying to encourage my 12 y/o daughter to try a dress or two and think If I make them, she’ll feel better about them fitting her 5’11" frame better. Beer is…

23 August, 2010

  • 09:32 PM

    mcscovern commented on the forum topic Plus size girls like to sew!!!

    my local craft store had 5/$5 simplicity’s this weekend-i presume to clean house for fall patterns. I purchased nearly $100 worth of patterns from their plus size ranges for $10.

25 July, 2010

  • 03:12 AM

    mcscovern added the project DIY Bag-My first project in a LONG time!!!

    Instead of using contrasting/coordinating fabrics I traced pattern onto a roll of leftover upholstry that’s been sitting around. It has “Teflon” in it so I figure after my daughter takes it to cam…

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24 July, 2010

  • 12:26 AM

    mcscovern commented on the project Jane, Jane, Jane!!!

    I think the pink one is super nice! under a jacket at the office then leave the jacket in the car for happy hour! Good job!

23 July, 2010

21 July, 2010

20 July, 2010

  • 09:36 PM

    mcscovern added the technique "All In One" Measurements and Standard to Burda Sizing Chart

    I wanted to have one sheet for reference that I could keep in a binder or post in my sewing area. This information was taken from the BurdaStyle website and has room under the measurements for not…

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  • 08:02 PM

    mcscovern commented on the technique Measurement Worksheet

    What a super-cute diagram! Really nice to have the dotted lines to show me exactly where the measurements should be taken too! Thank you.

    I’d be interested to know if/when you create one for b…