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News and Happenings around SBCC

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page tilingIt has been a busy summer so far, and shows no signs of slowing down. Blogging has been a little quiet the last few weeks as I have been working some crazy hours to get freelance clients work complete, go to my day job and then come home to put the finishing touches on a new project. Exhausted, but in a good way. I have a lot of things in … Read More →

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Inspiration: The Corpse Reviver no.2

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If you are following along with the recent release of the Reviver Skirt then you know that this is the part where I bring my interest of mixology and craft cocktails to the sewing room. Just like a sewing project, the effort and attention you pay to the details along the way are what separates the meh from the WOW. You won’t find any jungle juice recipes here. I like … Read More →

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Boobs, Math and Margaritas: What Cup Size SBCC Patterns are Drafted For

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Let’s talk about boobs. Women are usually critical of themselves whatever size they are. A lot of smaller gals want them to be bigger and the bustier gals want them smaller. Whichever way you go they are a fitting problem for sewers and patternmakers alike. Recently I have been getting a lot of questions regarding what cup size I draft for. That is a tricky question for me. The xsmall … Read More →

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Reviver Skirt Remix

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Reviver Skirt RemixI wanted to share a couple of photos of the Reviver skirt in action. This is the one piece wonder! No worries about searching high and low for that little facing piece that somehow floats away into nothingness at the crucial point of your project. Nope. This one big a*$ pattern piece that you will have a hard time losing. In a way this skirt is a little origami-ish. You … Read More →

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Spring Revival: The Reviver Skirt Pattern

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After a great battle that left many failed attempts behind to overwhelm my rack of samples, I can finally announce the new Reviver Skirt pattern. I found my inspiration in a similar ready to wear skirt that I purchased. However, when I received it it was nearly see-thru and it did not look quite like the Donna Karan-esq style that I was going for. The points hung at odd, unflattering … Read More →

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