Seamwork Witt Woven Joggers in Green Cotton Twill

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When I decided to revisit Seamwork and its offerings after breaking up with them four years ago, I knew I had to sew a Seamwork pattern. I landed on the Witt woven joggers as the pattern to review. I wanted a pattern that would offer fitting challenges, and when do pants ever NOT deliver on fitting woes. […]

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Dungaree Bib Overalls by The Stitch Sisters

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What you call this garment — dungarees, bibs, overalls, bib overalls — depends on your global location. The Stitch Sisters, the delightful sewing duo from the U.K., call them dungarees, and they produced a DIY “dungas” pattern that’s worth your while. […]

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What Does Weight of Fabric Mean?

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Weight of fabric is the mass of a textile over a specific area — as in 2-D space, length-times-width area. In plain language, it’s how much one square yard or one square meter of fabric weighs when you drop it on a scale. Factors that impact fabric weight include: […]

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How Do I Choose a Knit Fabric?

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Knit garments are fun to wear — and sew, once you get the hang of working with stretch material. But, how do you choose a knit fabric that’s just right for your next T-shirt, dress, or activewear? […]

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