Fabric Sewn Into Fashion

  • Black Rayon Jersey Knit

    23rd Nov 2020

    Black Rayon Jersey Knit

    Eileen says, "Burda 5/2013/105A was made with SEW MUCH FABRIC 11 oz black jersey knit. I made this pattern as a dress in 2013 and recently rediscovered the pattern and notes made to myself, “recomme…

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  • Royal Blue Ponte Knit

    17th Nov 2020

    Royal Blue Ponte Knit

    This was the text message I received from Ann this time last year:Ann: I just got an invite to a fundraiser for Dress for Sucess at Tootsies. What do I wear?Me: When is it?Ann: In one week….When a…

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  • Brocade-Spice Wine/Gold Foil

    9th Nov 2020

    Brocade-Spice Wine/Gold Foil

    Did I hear someone say jumpsuit and pockets?  My sister sporting her holiday outfit.  A modern take on a traditional silhouette!Fabric: Brocade-Spice Wine/Gold Foil Pattern: D…

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  • Purse Pocket

    5th Nov 2020

    Purse Pocket

    Hello, what is that appendage on the front of my pear shaped neon yellow top? Why it’s a vintage style coin purse!  The inspiration is a Bonnie Cashin design from the 60s.  Se…

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  • Scarlet Red Lace

    25th Oct 2020

    Scarlet Red Lace

    Lace is not just for special occasions anymore!  Ann’s goal is to make items that look pulled together and work in all areas of her life.  Ann says, "I've tested the versatility of this…

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  • Navy Blue Ponte Knit

    25th Oct 2020

    Navy Blue Ponte Knit

    Of course we all need a great fitting basic sheath dress. I sure needed a new one in my wardrobe, but breaking down and making one took some work from me, and of course some prodding and direction fro…

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  • Cobalt Rayon Jersey Knit

    25th Oct 2020

    Cobalt Rayon Jersey Knit

    The Misty Top pattern is designed for 11 oz rayon knit, which I used for my top in a cobalt blue, bought from Sew Much Fabric. It’s drapey and stretchy and very flattering and comfortable.  …

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  • Artistic Viscose Jersey Knit

    25th Oct 2020

    Artistic Viscose Jersey Knit

    Eileen says, "Burda 7/2020/114 was made with SEW MUCH FABRIC Artistic Viscose Jersey Knit. Knit Stay Tape in white was critical for the back neckline and shoulders stabilization. I modified the sle…

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