Match-Making

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Finding the right fabric for a sewing pattern (or vice versa) is like a marriage.  They have to be compatible or it will not work!

A new and good friend sent these lovely fabrics to me!  This is special to me and I have to find THE right pattern to do these beautiful fabrics justice!

Please go and visit Louise Sleigh at Catwalk Threads who sent these fabrics and has gorgeous vintage items!

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I’ve been in search of the right pattern mate  for some weeks now.  While thumbing through a mag…

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…THE right pattern mate!  Isn’t this top cute?!  Nice and flow-y, comfortable and stylish.  It’s a version of a peasant blouse; elastic at the neck and shoulders.  I will do short sleeves and tweak-it to make it my own.

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Above are some fabrics I purchased that need ‘match-making’.  The print is semi-sheer and I’m thinking of a 60’s full skirt for the green fabric.  What do you think?  What would be a perfect pattern mate for these fabrics?

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One response to “Match-Making

  1. So pleased you love the fabrics! If I come across more I know where to send them! Looking forward to seeing what you create. Big love from across the Pond! oxoxo

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