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Home Sewing is Easy!

Added Apr 30, 2014

by rosiewednesday

Austin, Texas, U...






I made this dress from Alexander Henry’s wonderful sewing-themed fabric entitled, “Home Sewing is Easy.” I used Christine Haynes’ Emery Dress pattern and modified the sleeves to be capped. I did a lapped zipper at the back with a bit of pattern matching so it looked seamless!

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    May 6, 2014, 07.58 PMby abiewan

    So CUTE!! Fun print!

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    May 5, 2014, 11.51 PMby neveenkarnes

    where did you get this fabric I love you… fresh, young and adorable!!! well done

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      May 11, 2014, 02.40 AMby rosiewednesday

      Thanks! Online Fabric Store still has some yardage left!

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    May 5, 2014, 01.29 PMby kirstenlarsen62

    this is adorable and so are you!

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    May 4, 2014, 10.25 AMby chula123

    what a fun dress ! love the material :-)

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    May 1, 2014, 04.48 PMby maggieg5

    Just love it, pure fun :0) and you have done a wonderful job on the matching

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      May 4, 2014, 04.07 PMby rosiewednesday

      Thanks, Maggie! That’s one of the most fantastic things about sewing to me – you can wear pure fun all the time!

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    May 1, 2014, 09.24 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    This is so Nice and Fun! I like your style very much! :-)

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    May 1, 2014, 05.14 AMby Mary Athey

    Wow what a fabulous dress and it’s lovely on you. The fabric is fabulous and you did a cracking job on the zipper. Love this x

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    May 1, 2014, 04.01 AMby crinamex

    Well Done Girl, Love the fabric ! Love it !

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    May 1, 2014, 01.51 AMby izbott

    This is a great dress. I love this material.

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      May 4, 2014, 04.06 PMby rosiewednesday

      Thanks, me too! It’s so wonderfully colorful.

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    May 1, 2014, 12.05 AMby rita61

    Nice pattern matching!

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      May 4, 2014, 04.06 PMby rosiewednesday

      Thanks, Rita! I was patting myself on the back for that, too!

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