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Working on blazer #126B from 04/2010.







7 February, 2019

6 February, 2019

  • 03:51 AM

    maryanndoherty added the project McCall's NY NY Collection

    I’ve been tripping down memory lane recollecting a number of patterns from McCall’s NY NY Collection line that they put out in the 90’s. As a young professional, these patterns were the staples in…

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27 December, 2018

3 September, 2018

  • 09:31 PM

    maryanndoherty commented on the pattern Blazer with Binding 04/2018

    The pattern directions and jacket example do not correspond. The sample image shows a jacket with bound bindings. However, the directions describe merely attaching a purchased braid atop the fini…

7 December, 2017

  • 01:00 AM

    maryanndoherty commented on the article Day 5: 12 Days of Giveaways with Elna

    Not sewing related, but a few summers ago I spent each weekend making gourmet jams as Christmas gifts for friends and family. I put them together in boxes of three each. The varieties included ap…

7 June, 2016

  • 02:57 AM

    maryanndoherty commented on the pattern Boho Midi Dress 06/2016

    Nadia R, do a muslin mock up before you do. I made this dress last weekend and it wasn’t a complete success. The neckline in front was way too low making it impossible to wear a bra. The back wa…

2 April, 2016

22 February, 2016

  • 03:28 AM

    maryanndoherty commented on the project My first tailored jacket

    I’m working on this pattern right now and having all sorts of trouble. Seems to be sized smaller than other blazers I’ve made and the sleeves are just entirely too large to set in the arm hole. D…

27 January, 2016

7 June, 2015

  • 08:28 PM

    maryanndoherty changed status to Working on blazer #126B from 04/2010.