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Project Chronicles: Movie Night PJs & Simplicity 8803- Vintage

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Another completed project for the holidays.  This is the series of pajamas I made during the holidays for the myself and the family as part of my YouTube Series called - "Sew & Chat LIVE with Sew-To-Fit".  In this live video series, I spend time sewing my projects while live-streaming on my channel.  The PJ series, included this white set, I'm wearing, along with the grandchildren's sets. The grandkids set was made using the Movie Night pj pattern from Sew A Little Seam . another Simplicity 8803 Pajama Set Video Links: Pajama Pants & Shirt- Sew & Chat LIVE with Sew-To-Fit This video details the changes I made to the top and how I sewed the piped trim around the edge of the front.   Movie Night Pjs for the Grands- Sew & Chat LIVE with Sew-To-Fit I sewed one pj in this video to demo the sewing of the leg openings along with the use of the trim for the cuffs and neckline.  

Project Chronicles: Burda 8487 (OOP): Wrap Top (Edited)

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This wrap top was completed back in late November.  Although, I did my best to blog about it, I failed miserably at trying to schedule out my post using the "Schedule Post" feature.  LOL...On thing I realized: You need to complete writing the post first, then schedule. The process avoids post going live that are merely drafts.  Oh well.... well here is the full review.  Thanks for your patience. The blouse was one on my list for years, which explains the out of print pattern.  I am still happy I made it after all.  I do like the design, including the 3/4 sleeves and wide "70ish" collar.  The front is faced from the shoulder to the tie-front extensions.  Of course I did a Sew & Chat LIVE with Sew-To-Fit on my YouTube channel that you can follow along with the sewing of this gem.   The ties, extend from the front where it is pleated first and then the ties extend from there.  The blouse is tied at one side with the under left extension and tie passing t

Project & Social Updates: Instagram

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Learn to sew while watching a pro work. I'll be sewing live again. This time, Simplicty 8803 PJ and lounge wear for women. The Pattern review and a few fitting tips are usually included in the video with FULL Extended video pattern fitting tutorials available as part of my Patreon Site. ⁠ ⁠ ---FABRIC: Vintage inspired Cotton... It says, “You better like this!.” Lol 😝 @simplicity is going all out on touching our inner sewist with this #fabric which I got from JoAnns. A #vintagefabric and design.⁠ ---PATTERN: Simplicity 8803 Womens Loungewear⁠ ---ALTERATIONS & Size information will be mentioned in the video. ⁠ ⁠ #Instasew #dressmaking #dressmaker �#sewingvlogger #sewingproject #patternadjustments #sewingvideo #youtubetutorial #sewingvlog #sewsocial #imadethis #isewclothes �#handmadeeveryday #sewcialist #sewistsofinstagram #sewingamuslin #sewingismytherapy #sewersofinstagram�#lovesewing #isewmyownclothes�#sewersgonnasew #sewingvintage #vintage ⁠ via Instagram