Category Archives: Wardrobe Contest

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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New Look 6150 and Kwik Sew 3497

It’s great to be getting things done!!!  I think I like this contest so much because for the first time, I feel like I’m actually building my wardrobe rather than doing one offs! New Look 6150 is complete!  Here are … Continue reading

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New Look 6150

This is possibly my 4th or 5th time making this pattern, so I think I’m ready to move it into the tried and true category!  I love it when you have a pattern that you know you can just pull … Continue reading

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Burda 7746 – Wardrobe Pair #2

They are complete!  I don’t have much more to say on them.  Here are the pics  I’m debating whether the next thing to sew will be the final pair of pants (yes, it’s official…it’s going to be pants) or one … Continue reading

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Burda 7746

I made them for real this time!!!  Yeah!!!!  I was so tired of making muslins…  So I’m moderately happy with how these turned out.  Here are the pics. Overall, the front view is good, the side view  has extended calf drag … Continue reading

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Burda 7746 – Pants and Burda 6764 – Top. A tale of two tests!

In preparation for the wardrobe contest, I’ve been making some tests today!  Doing this isn’t exactly my favorite thing to do, but I’ve had enough failures to know that it’s necessary! First up was Burda 7746, a now out of … Continue reading

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Jalie 3352 – The Dolman Top

This pattern is quickly moving into my list of top favorites! You know, the ones you’d grab if the house was on fire and the family and pets were out and you still had enough time to do it and … Continue reading

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