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MegH

I work and live for sewing BurdaStyle!

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28 August, 2017



24 August, 2017

  • 03:48 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry TBT: Top August Issue Collections

    For today’s edition of Throw Back Thursday I have compiled our top pattern collection from past August issues. I always love the August issues of BurdaStyle magazine, because they start to introduc…

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23 August, 2017



22 August, 2017



17 August, 2017

  • 07:32 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry What to Sew for Your Next Vacation

    I just got back from vacation a couple of days ago, and I feel refreshed and excited to get back into my sewing routine. I wanted to share with you some garments I sewed in preparation for my vacat…

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16 August, 2017



15 August, 2017

  • 02:29 PM

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    MegH commented on the article Dress in a Day

    I did have a little cardigan to wear for the ceremony, as it can get quite chilly in Ireland and that is where the wedding was.

    Best,
    Meg

  • 02:29 PM

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    MegH commented on the article Dress in a Day

    I realized they were showing and I did end up crossing them in the back so they were not seen :)

    Best,
    Meg



4 August, 2017



3 August, 2017

  • 01:00 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry Dress in a Day

    Have a special occasion coming up? Attending a wedding soon? You have time to make your own dress today even if your even is tomorrow! A fitted dress at that – read on to see how I made a dress in …

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2 August, 2017



1 August, 2017

  • 01:00 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry Quick Tip: Sewing Over Pins!

    When you start off sewing or are sewing a difficult seam, then it is essential to pin! But sometimes it is hard to take out the pins as you sew and it can also lead to mis matched notches. Good new…

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27 July, 2017



26 July, 2017



25 July, 2017

  • 01:00 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry Quick Tip: Putting Your Fabric on Grain

    One of the first and most important steps in starting to sew a project is the cutting, and making sure your pattern pieces are all on grain is the key to a successful garment. Read on to see how to…

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19 July, 2017



18 July, 2017

  • 01:00 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry Quick Tip: How to Make a Tassel

    Tassels are great for making your own accessories or attaching to your garment for extra decoration. Read on to see how to make your own tassels…

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17 July, 2017

  • 06:19 PM

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    MegH commented on the project Maxi dress of May

    I love this pattern! You did such a great job making it. I just might have to make one for myself :)

    Best,
    Meg

  • 04:32 PM

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    MegH commented on the project Burdastyle lawn blouse

    This blouse is so great!



13 July, 2017

  • 01:00 PM

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    MegH added the blog entry New Sewing Podcast: Calling All Questions!

    Exciting news over here! This new podcast (hosted by me!) will provide fashion trend inspiration, sewing tips and techniques for sewing the latest styles and building your budget-friendly yet runwa…

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12 July, 2017



11 July, 2017

  • 02:18 PM

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    MegH added the project Denim 60s Shift Dress
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    I made this dress from the tons of leftover denim I had for a special project (coming soon)! I’m loving all the denim trends this year and really wanted an easy to wear shift dress for the spring a…

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    MegH added the blog entry Quick Tip: How to Sew a Thread Chain Loop

    Thread chain loops are great for securing buttons, belt loops, and for tacking linings. It is a hand sewing must-know for any sewist, so grab your hand sewing needle to get started and read on to w…

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10 July, 2017