Vintage Sewing

The Infinite Dress – McCall’s 5360 – In The Wild

By on March 6, 2011

The Infinite Dress, in the wild!
We finally saw the sun today for the whole day, which felt like a miracle. But I wasn’t foolish enough to undress, it’s still nippy, so I am wearing a pair of jeans and a sweater underneath. I do think it’s enough for you to get the idea though.
It’s a very quick instant satisfaction project which you can cut-and-sew in under 2 hours including testing the zigzag stitches and ironing the seam allowance which I did to get a better finish.
It’s is an awesome piece of engineering if you ask me, it’s rather well named as the ways to tie it are endless and I totally will wear it to go to the beach when the summer comes.
Lydia Silvestry has a new fan in me. This dress is a winner.

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Vintage Sewing

The Infinite Dress – McCall’s 5360

By on February 18, 2011
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Just a word to tell you about what’s coming up and to show you one of the most extraordinary pattern piece I’ve ever sewn. I will gladly take tips on how to sew stretch material with a regular machine here.

I’ve also set up a Facebook CarmencitaB page where I link to all the really cool and beautiful sewing and fiber art I come across if you fancy this sort of stuff.

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