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A Virtual Retreat!

Let’s sew together December 5-6 using the zoom format!  We miss seeing our sewing friends, so Carrie and I have partnered with the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo and SewBatik to sew with you for a weekend.  The Luscious Rayon Tabula Rasa Retreat is going to be such fun (even… 

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Distinctive Jean Jacket

Sewing distinctive garments from stash fabric was the topic of my American Sewing Guild Virtual Conference Class this past Saturday morning.  It was fun putting together this presentation because transforming stash into garments is one of my favorite things.  During the planning process I got a fun e-mail from our… 

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Silky Swing Variations – a Deep Dive

Let’s go into detail about the fun Island Vacation Tabula Rasa Jacket (TRJ)  that features the, now downloadable, Swing Variations digital pattern.  It is the first sample we mention in our fun trunk show video to inspire you to sew a TRJ with some swing variation details.  This luscious little… 

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Ponte Pants with Zipper Pocket

Knit pants are comfortable and great for working out when smartly styled.  Let’s take a look at some Eureka! Pants made in knit, using the Glamour Details Contoured Waistband and Fingertip Pocket. Prepare the pattern and cut out the pants I started by tracing off my personalized Eureka! Pants pattern…