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sew for victory final projects and giveaway winners

By On May 19, 2014

  Aww this part always makes me a little sad! Today marks the official close of the 2014 Sew For Victory sewing challenge. Thank you, to each and every one of you,… Read More

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SEW FOR VICTORY GIVEAWAYS!

By On May 9, 2014

Hello, Amazing Sew For Victory Participants! There’s really not a whole lot I can say except you all seriously knocked my socks off this year with your sewing. I’m not easily impressed,… Read More

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DEADLINE EXTENDED! – SEW FOR VICTORY

By On April 30, 2014

Hello all, I’ve decided to extend the Sew For Victory deadline by one more weekend! You now have until Monday, May 5th by the end of the day (your time zone) to… Read More

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smooth sailing on a sea of victory

By On April 23, 2014

It’s no secret that I’ve been struggling with my sewing for quite some time now. Quite a long time actually. I never seem to sew things that fit me or suit my… Read More

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dubarry sewing – best colors for your type

By On April 10, 2014

Today I have some images from a great sewing booklet by DuBarry Patterns, published in 1945. It includes tons of tips and techniques for sewing success as well as a really great… Read More

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1946 FABRICS

By On March 28, 2014

If you’re still undecided about what fabric to use for your Sew For Victory project, here’s a few photos to help inspire you. The clothing styles, as well as fiber contents, did… Read More

Free Download - 16 page PDF and eBook - Butterick Fashion News April 1943
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BUTTERICK FASHION NEWS – APRIL 1943

By On March 26, 2014

Another free download for you! This issue of Butterick Fashion News contains sixteen pages of beautiful illustrations of the latest sewing patterns available in April 1943. There are some seriously gorgeous styles… Read More

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my sew for victory plans

By On March 24, 2014

Hello, all. I hope you’ve been thinking about your Sew For Victory projects! There are now over 100 NEW members in the official Sew For Victory Flickr Group which is very exciting!… Read More

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sew for victory pattern discounts!

By On March 17, 2014

I am honored to have two very awesome online shops offering discounts on their patterns especially for Sew For Victory: Vintage4me2 and Wearing History! Vintage4me2 is run by mother/daughter team (Judy and… Read More

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SEW FOR VICTORY 2.0

By On March 15, 2014

It’s back! Sew For Victory returns for another awesome sewing challenge inspired by the 1940s. If you’re new around here, or missed out on last year’s challenge, be sure to watch the… Read More