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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Striped Cass T-Shirt and New Ginger Jeans

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Sewing friends, I’m a big-time outfit repeater. And by outfit repeater I mean repeat-outfit sewist. This here is another Cass T-shirt and pair of Ginger jeans. I wear this look with comfort and pride, alleged uncoolness of skinny jeans be damned. […]

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Is Rayon Better Than Cotton? Fabric Guide for Sewists

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Is rayon better than cotton? What is the difference between cotton and rayon? Have you ever been fabric shopping and muttered these questions to yourself? If yes, this article is for you, and all sewists who want to expand their fabric knowledge. Knowing more about these popular fashion fabrics will help you make smarter buying decisions! […]

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