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Hello! Today I have a work in progress that I hope you can help me with: PANTS. I have decided to start my Weekender Wardrobe challenge off with the toughest/most intimidating part of my wardrobe pattern (Simplicity 5299): the pants! I have never made pants before, but I’ve been watching a lot of the Dick [...]

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Hi everyone, This is my first post here, and my first completed project from a vintage pattern. McCall’s 5079 is from 1959. I made view C out of Kaffe Fassett shot cotton in Lipstick. I’d like to make the other views too! Does anyone know what the frown-y drag lines near the armscye mean? Does [...]

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Hello everyone! My name is Suzy and I blog over at www.suzysewing.blogspot.com. I have been a avid reader from Sew Retro for months and thrilled to be part of it in its new gorgeous format. I’m currently working on the above gorgeous vintage pattern. I will be using a soft and cozy wool flannel fabric, [...]

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