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1 February, 2010



24 January, 2010

  • 05:18 AM

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    suzieseamstress added the project New Orleans Saints Superbowl PJ's
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    Boy’s pajamas sewn from woven (bottom) and knit (top) cotton. Buttons are 1" long footballs. To avoid buttonholes that were too large, I made faux buttonholes, sewed the buttons on top, and attac…

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17 January, 2010

  • 04:14 PM

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    suzieseamstress commented on the forum topic In need or some help!!

    Check out the below website for instructions, and a good diagram of what the spool and bobbin threads should look like when improperly and properly set. There are also great diagrams, and tension …

  • 04:02 PM

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    suzieseamstress commented on the forum topic Lengthening a shirt into a dress....?

    Good plan to use a separate princess-style dress pattern, that you can overlay, matching key points together on both patterns. If you are skeptical about ruining your fashion fabric, first make a …



16 January, 2010

  • 11:40 PM

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    suzieseamstress commented on the forum topic Armhole/Armscye Alteration

    I agree with KateXXXXXX. Also, try Tauton’s “Threads Magazine” website, researching “armscye”. Lots of great info there.

  • 11:30 PM

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    suzieseamstress commented on the forum topic In need or some help!!

    If you have not had any success, try removing the thread with a small fingernail scissors and tweezers. As you clip the threads, catch and pull them out with the tweezers. Be patient, and get all…



11 January, 2010

  • 05:34 PM

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    suzieseamstress added the project Altered Wedding Gown
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    Wedding gown (consignment purchase) was shortened, and sleeves were added, for a Debutante Ball. Didn’t want to cut embroidered train to create sleeves, so bridal satin was purchased for sleeve, a…

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10 January, 2010

  • 11:54 PM

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    suzieseamstress added the project Re-size Boy's Suit
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    Project requested by a father of a young boy who is to march in a New Orleans 2010 Second Line parade. Had to create size 10 “Zoot suit” from a size 18 boy’s dress suit.

    Pants were completely…

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1 January, 2010

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