Monthly Archives: September 2015

HotPatterns 1136 – Plain and Simple Essential Shift – Muslin 1

Continuing on with hotpatterns patterns… I made a mini muslin of HP 1136, the Plain and Simple Essential Shift, the other night in a straight up size 8.  Here’s the result. This top can be a dress or a top skirt, … Continue reading

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HotPatterns Metropolitan Verano – 1138 – Final Version

Don’t you all just love a finished project?!!! Here are the pics: Isn’t this just a gorgeous rich color?!!!  The picture on the dressform is so dark, but I was using my cell phone and you get what you get. … Continue reading

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Hotpatterns Metropolitan Verano -1138

Yesterday was muslin day!  I made the Verano in some fabric that I’ve  been stashing for a muslin for a long time.  I was glad to use it for something finally! I’m somewhat undecided on the top.  I like the … Continue reading

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The meandering thoughts….

Dear Readers, So I’m down with pneumonia!!!   I haven’t felt well for months (!!) and earlier this week I noticed that I was short of breath and oddly enough, my chest was hurting when I’d cough! That finally prompted … Continue reading

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