Category Archives: Dressing Your Truth

Simplicity 2181

Two more items are done!!!!  I finished my blue pants over the weekend and finished 2181 tonight!   This little simplicity is  a GREAT pattern!!!  Here’s the finished pic. I love how this turned out and can see myself making … Continue reading

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The Transformation…

In one of my recent posts, I mentioned that I was a Type 3 in the Dressing Your Truth system.  I’ve been attempting to follow the course instructions to “dress my truth.”  Yes, I realize that sounds hokey, but I … Continue reading

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When a duck is not a duck..is it an osprey? or a goose?? or a horseshoe crab???

For those following along, I started out the year by joining the RTW fast. Immediately, I started obsessing about concentrating on what I should sew.  When your only option is to make your clothes, the allowance for errors/missteps in what … Continue reading

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Mccalls 6566

Mccalls 6566 crossed the finish line today!!!!!!!! First, let me say, this is a really loose fitting top.  I ended up taking in the side seams by about 4 inches total, and I also raised sleeve curve.  The shirt was … Continue reading

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DYT Type?

Well, I have found myself questioning my “type 2” ness…  I joined the facebook page for type twos and I just don’t feel like I really fit in with that group.  Today, I played around with a type 3 outfit … Continue reading

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2 by 2

T-shirts, that is!!  I made 2 more over the weekend! I have some more t-shirt fabrics ready to go, but I’ve decided to make a quick pair of work pants first.  I’m using the pants from McCalls 5818, one of … Continue reading

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The rest of the story…

And here is the rest of the story of Burda 7188.   I wore this to work yesterday and got pictures of it on me. I will say that I LOVE this top for work.  Loose, comfortable and the sleeves are … Continue reading

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