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Tales of a Rusty Seamstress

Ho-mei, Designer + Maker of Arrow Mountain sews with beautiful geometric Vlisco

Ho-mei, Designer + Maker of Arrow Mountain  sews with beautiful geometric Vlisco

Some sewing projects take a while to brew and you find yourself constantly thinking “What pattern should I pair this fabric with?” or vice versa. And then some just came to you in a flash. This is definitely the latter. At a stash-reviewing session, I held the fabric up against myself in front of the mirror, and immediately I knew it would be a shirtdress with matching red trims. It was like a...

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The Autumn Peplum in Art Gallery Farbics Rayon

The Autumn Peplum in Art Gallery Farbics Rayon

My husband and I are off to Cambodia in a couple of days and I really wanted to make one more top to take over there but didn't want to have it come back and sit in my wardrobe until the warm weather comes along again.
I decided on the In The Folds peplum top which is a free pattern available to download from Peppermint Magazine.
I had made this once before out of an old cotton bedspread and have...

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Jen - @the_stitcher_and_gatherer and the naughty corner shirt!

Jen - @the_stitcher_and_gatherer and the naughty corner shirt!

Read all about the lovely Jen's (aka @the _stitcher_and_gatherer) experience sewing the Style Arc Blair Shirt in the soft and buttery Art Gallery Fabrics denim.

Although this shirt spent some time in the naughty corner the end result is a beautifully constructed versatile shirt dress that can be worn in a number of ways.

 

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Pattern Testing French Navy's Calyer Pants

Pattern Testing French Navy's Calyer Pants

I was luck enough to pattern test the new pattern from French Navy, the Calyer Pants.
These pants are great! There is a flat front option and a pleated front option. The pockets are beautifully drafted and the semi elastic waist with flat front adds sophpistication to these casual pants. They come with a slight dropped crutch and sides seams that end at the centre front which give these pants a...

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Caroline aka @usefulbox sews with Art Gallery Fabrics Denim

Caroline aka @usefulbox sews with Art Gallery Fabrics Denim

Read all about Caroline's wonderful experience sewing her beautiful New Look 6459 culottes in Art Gallery Fabrics Puzzle Sandblast denim ;)

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