Sequins and Velvet Jogger Set

Miss Socialite, like most little girls (and many women), loves this trend of reversible (or mermaid) sequins. I bought her a reversible sequin tablet case and now she wants sequin storage boxes and pillows for her room. So of course when Joann started carrying this reversible sequin fabric I knew I had to make something…

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Burgundy Velvet Drape Top: New Look 6303

Some patterns are so good you have to make them again and again. Patterns like McCall 6886 (see several versions here), New Look 6230 (here and here), and Vogue 9116 (here and here) . New Look 6303 is also on this list. I first sewed up View D of this top back it in the spring (see…

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Girls Holiday Dress – Frankenpattern

I’ve been really into sewing for the socialite this past holiday season. Her projects are quick and fun PLUS she loves it when I sew for her. The only thing she likes better is sewing it herself so I’ll be involving her more in future projects. Back to this adorable holiday dress. I’ve had this gold…

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Weekend Sales Roundup

50% off Jersey, Maggy London and Coating ***Deals on www.fabricmartfabrics.com change often so I have no end dates $3.99 All McCall Patterns http://www.mccallpattern.mccall.com Autumn Stock up Sale September 10-15 $1.99 Butterick patterns 30% off Interfacing by the yard 40% off Denim, sportswear, casual wovens, casual knits 30% off Clover Sewing notions 40% off Gutterman thread $1 off Value fabrics $9.99…

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