Spring Has Sprung at Vogue

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New Vogue Spring 2017 Patterns WOW! Can I say that again? WOW! Vogue’s new Spring 2017 patterns blew me away! Don’t believe me? Keep reading… ๐Ÿ™‚ Favorite Pattern: V1545 Trendy Pattern Trio: V9257, V9259, V9260 Interesting Pattern: V1548 Questionable Pattern: V9255 Favorite Pattern Vogue 1545 by Rebeca Vallance is winning at life! Oh, my. Just […]

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Spring at McCall’s

"Spring at McCallโ€™s" McCall's Spring 2016 patterns โ€“ Making the Flame | Body Positive Sewing & Style

How about some positivity around these parts, eh? M7355 by David Tutera features a skirt style which has become very popular among custom seamstresses who sew with African/wax cloth fabrics. It’s totally simple, but I admit I’ve been wanting a skirt like this…without having to figure it out on my own. (When did I become […]

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Copy Cat (Butterick, Spring 2016)

That awkward moment when a giant pattern company appears to be directly ripping off a wildly popular indie pattern…not a great start to the collection, B6330. Sigh. And yet, here is redemption! Princess seams through the shoulder seam, *and* it comes in plus sizes? Oh, swoon. ๐Ÿ™‚ย  B6333 is a winner in my book. The […]

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