Monday, July 23, 2012

Episode 78 - Pattern Company History

Links from pattern history sites:
Butterick history
McCall's history
Hollywood patterns
Pattern History overview
Simplicity history
Burda History

News from internet
Gertie's book - preorder info
ASG Conference
Pattern Spot

Patterns I have sewn:
Bella  Bag - Fig Tree Patterns
Simplicity 2226
Simplicity 2580
Simplicity 2181
Butterick 5497
Simplicity 2584

Monday, June 11, 2012

Episode 77 - What I have Been Sewing and Catchup

From the web:
Tilly and the Buttons - Picnic blanket skirt
Coats and Clark blog
Purse Palooza
Purse interfacing post
Salme patterns
Sis Boom Patterns

Patterns I talked about:
Simplicity 215

McCall's 5464

Simplicity 1919

Kwik Sew 2948

Hot Patterns Riveria

Kwik Sew 3419

Vogue 1224

Betz White - Alice Book Bag

Butterick 5497

New Look 6079

Butterick 5526

McCall's 6163

McCall's 5525

Butterick 5606

Simplicity 4281

Wardrobe Basic Sewalong Recap

 Total time 35 minutes

Monday, March 26, 2012

Episode 76 - Your Fitting Questions Answered

Follow-up interview with Sarah Veblen answering your fitting questions. 

My Sewing Circle
A Good Wardrobe - Independent Pattern Designer list
Anthro inspired ruffled skirt tutorial

If you have fitting questions email me
or leave your questions in the comment section of this post

Approx time  50 minutes

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Book Winner - The Complete Photo Guide to Perfect Fitting

here is the number of the winner:

So will Marie said...

There was so much information in this podcast. I listened to it while working ......

Congratulations Marie, send me you email at and the book will be on it's way to you.

Thanks all for the nice comments, we have had one question for Sarah - remember to send in your fitting questions for Sarah and she is going to answer them on a future podcast.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Episode 75 - Fitting

Interview with Sarah Veblen about her new book

You can order it on her site or other online book retailers

Check out the

on my blog  and on Lynne's blog

Sorry for the audio quality during part of the interview with Sarah, there was an issue with the phone line during this interview.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Episode 74 – Finishing the inside of a Garment

Article on Seam Finishes
Sew She Can site

Interview with Amanda of Amanda's Adventures in Sewing

Patterns Mentioned in this podcast

New Look 6648

Vogue 8597

McCall’s 6163

McCall’s 6078

Butterick 5564

McCall’s 6200

Jalie 2919

Simplicity 2728
Weekender bag tips

Three of my girls with their Weekender Bags
McCall's 6200