Added Feb 4, 2011
The materials for this project were entirely free—my neighbors were throwing out the silk I used for the lining, a student gave me the tweed, and a friend’s boyfriend donated the leather buttons. Based on McCall’s M5759, I cut the sleeves to 3/4 length.
Hit the city streets in adventurous looks with utilitarian details like cargo pockets and belts.
Twists on feminine classics, like a bold patterned shift dress and pants with a racing stripe.
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Short jackets like this zebra print bomber by Anniemollison are a must for spring.
The latest pattern bundle features nine vintage reissues from the 50s and 60s.
Pick one of 5 patterns for a new kind of sew along
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