Category Archives: Bernina

Tank Top Dreams and Gout

I had some great summer sewing plans, but as sometimes  happens life gets in the way. More about that below. Using Pattern Master Boutique, I wanted to perfect the fit of a tank top and also test other tank top … Continue reading

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Vogue 1291 Sandra Betzina’s Todays Fit

Vogue 1291 Sandra Betzina's Todays Fit

These blouses are wonderful

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SuperFantastic Shirt #2

My second Hot Patterns Superfantasic Shirt is now complete. I started the second one in a rayon challis (that feels delicious) and sadly the front was terribly off grain. I managed to get a second piece and salvage the collar, … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Great Notion

No, not the movie. It’s not out on DVD yet. With my new blouse I created using Hot Patterns Superfantastic Shirt, I found two super notions that made my task easier. In addition I will share sources I have found … Continue reading

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Bernina Tote Bag and Miss Hilly

Richard gifted me with a beautiful new Bernina Series 830E in November of 2009 from California Sewing. We knew and liked Roza for the years we were Bernina dealers.  I’ve blogged about this machine before, but I’ve also had my … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy Jammies

I’ve had this pattern for a while and wanted to make it up. It’s very versatile and easy to fit.  I chose a cotton sea gull print and even though in my mind I was making pajamas, I couldn’t help … Continue reading

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Not meant to Sew today.

Most of you know I’m a Bernina girl. My 830E sewing machine is exquisite but I admit I was annoyed with the needle threader only working ‘sometimes’ ::sigh:: Today I was going to sew all day and finish a lounging … Continue reading

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