Monthly Archives: March 2014

Burda 7188 – Complete!!

It’s done!!!  I’m so happy to get this done and it will definitely augment the work wardrobe nicely.  I am going to make some more of these once I find some fabric that I really like.  The hardest part of … Continue reading

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A Sneak Peak-Burda 7188

Maybe I’ll be able to get Burda 7188 done tomorrow night!  Here’s a sneak peak. The body of the shirt is done…tonight I was working on putting the sleeves together by doing the continuous bias plackets, sleeve seam, and I … Continue reading

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It came, it came!!!

It was Christmas in March in my house today!!!  Here’s the loot!! There are acid dyes, leather dyes and some other things.   So, since they came and I was all excited, I got right down to it.  I dyed the … Continue reading

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Still Waiting…

For my Dharma Trading package to get here.  The tracking info says it should be here Wednesday. In the meantime, I haven’t been sewing, but I did manage to dye some things tonight. Here’s the before. The top is just … Continue reading

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I haven’t really been sewing too much since I finished the gray top because I’m currently being a perfectionist!!  I did trace off Burda 7188,, but I haven’t cut the fabric yet.   I’m planning to make the version without … Continue reading

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Burda 6910 – Part II

You know how it is when you make something and it just feels perfect?  Right length, right color, right style, etc?  That’s how I feel about my purple-y Burda 6910.  I’ve worn it twice and it just works.  I didn’t … Continue reading

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Reviews are posted!

Burda 6909: Burda 6910: It feels good to have 6909 done, so I can move on!   Happy Sewing!

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Weekend Activities!

Here’s a preview of Burda 6909…it’s almost done!  Tomorrow I’ll hem it and put the buttons on it.  I’ll try to do a full review of it tomorrow.  Today was a busy day!  I  got up  early to make… . … Continue reading

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