Added Mar 18, 2013
I completed my 1940s swing dress for the Sew for Victory sewalong. The pattern is called Swing dress from Sense and Sensibility patterns. The fabric I found in my stash, in true make do and mend form. Really delighted with how it turned out. Blogged here with styling tips as well as sewing details: http://www.mabelmakes.com/2013/03/finished-projects-sew-for-victory-dress/
rayon crepe, invisible zipper
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.
Member Project of the Week
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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