Added Dec 9, 2012
This was a UFO for over a year and a half! Can you imagine? I was overwhelmed with fitting a princess seam and the sleeves. I think I did OK in the end. Construction notes are here , and finished blog post here. I think my favorite part is this can be an all season bolero in The Southeast US.
Linen/rayon blend fabric for shell
bemberg rayon lining
piping self made in polyester crepe
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
Fashion & Trends
See steps on how Meg sewed herself a transitional Jersey suit using colorful jerseys!
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