Category Archives: Sewing Machines

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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Beatrice the Dummy

Meet Beatrice, she is my dressform and my darling Richard lugged her out of the storage unit  a few weeks ago to assist me.  I’ve been working on on my Pattern Master Boutique for Knits and getting really excited at the … Continue reading

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Shoulder Princess Shirt with Pattern Master Boutique

I’ve spent the past few weeks working on my slopers for Pattern Master Boutique and Pattern Master Boutique for knits. This software is made by Wild Ginger and I’ve owned it for several years. The software has been updated and enhanced … Continue reading

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