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the sew weekly: the “marian the chanel librarian” skirt (self-drafted pattern)

The Facts: Fabric: chanel-style wool woven from mahlia kent in paris Pattern: self-drafted skirt, originally based on simplicity 2099 Year: 2011 Notions: zipper, 2 1/2″ grosgrain ribbon, skirt trim Time to Complete: 3 hours First Worn: February 7, 2012 Wear … Continue reading

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mccall 8332: 60′s fabulousness on the strip in las vegas

call it the one that almost got away… Pattern: McCall 8332 size 13/B33 “1968 Halter neckline dress has bias self fabric drawstring in casing of front neck, tied in bow at back of neck, and camisole type back bodice. Sleeveless … Continue reading

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the finished frankenpattern

the ideal: McCall 6273, originally spotted on glass of fashion ORIGINAL Pattern Description: (from glass of fashion’s etsy site) Cute pattern by McCalls for a button through dress with gathered detailing on the bodice. Choose a high keyhole neck with … Continue reading

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