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ALL DONE!

Seriously!  MY. JEANS. ARE. ALL. DONE! I haven't had too much trouble finishing them off and I love the look and fit of the cotton lycra fabric.  I pieced them together with these patterns:  Vogue V2948 and  Vogue V8774, along with watching these Craftsy courses:  Angela Wolf’s Sewing Designer Jeans and Sandra Betzina’s Pant Fitting… Continue reading ALL DONE!

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One down, one to go!

Well this isn't going to be a long post (good news for you, huh?).  But I just wanted to show you my finished black jeans.  As you probably know, I have been watching Angela Wolf's Craftsy course, Sewing Designer Jeans, and Sandra Betzina's Craftsy course, Pant Fitting Techniques.  I used Sandra Betzina's Vogue pattern V2948… Continue reading One down, one to go!

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Coming along nicely! Sort of…

There has been a lot of sitting around this weekend, watching movies and the drizzling rain, and snacking.  Not really heavy rain, but that rain that makes you think "Do I need an umbrella or not?"  I have been staring at my sewing projects too, perhaps waiting for them to magically put themselves together.  That hasn't happened yet.… Continue reading Coming along nicely! Sort of…

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Seams right!

Progress has been made on the two pairs of jeans I have been making.  If you missed the first steps, you can read about them in my post here.  I have been following a Craftsy course, "Sewing Designer Jeans" with Angela Wolf and using bits and pieces of a couple of patterns, Vogue V2948 and Vogue V8774.… Continue reading Seams right!

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It’s distressing.

Let me tell you what I have been doing off and on for the last couple of months... Way back, way, way back in the beginning of December, I started a Craftsy course, "Sewing Designer Jeans" with Angela Wolf.  I enjoyed the course and was excited to start my own jeans.  I had in my pattern… Continue reading It’s distressing.