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    My kids like to wear those rash guard swim shirts to the pool in the summer. This year, two of my sons are wearing adult sizes, which cost a lot more per shirt. The least expensive I found was ~$29/shirt. Since I can sew, I ordered some swimwear fabric and I'm going to try my hand at making...
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    breast prosthetics? :blush: I found a knit one at www.knitty.com http://knitty.com/ISSUEfall05/PATTbits.html (incase anyone was interested.) I would make myself a bunch of these, but my hands have been so crampy with knitting lately. I was thinking something sewn might be an option... Anyone...
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    Missing from the pictures are the 2 pairs of leggings I made for the girls. Please excuse the pictures. I need a new camera. Oh, and I will be sure to take a better picture of the quilt. It's not wonky like it looks in the picture with Dave holding it up. Monkey print pjs (shorts & pants to go...
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    In days past, most woman sewed by hand. I've never tried it (other than quilts) because I was always afraid I'd put the clothing item on and it would fall apart. Even things such as curtains I've used my sewing machine.
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    I found a neat costume pattern by simplicity for civil war era girls dresses. they are really simple and quite nice. with the elastic around shoulders, sleeves and the waist. with tucks to lengthen or shorten. I dug through my fabric stash and found some nice peach silk. made one for ecah of...
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    I was thinking this could be a project for me. http://www.fabricandhomebonanza.com/how_to/showercurtain.htm
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    http://craftycollege.com/webofangels/rivert-n.htm Pattern is on the site.
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    I have made 2 items, a scrub top and a scrub jacket for work. The jacket turned out well, considering that it was my second sewing project ever. It had set in sleeves and ribbed knit cuffs and buttons down the front. My buttonholes are not the prettiest, lol, but they did match the buttons...
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