Monthly Archives: March 2015

McCall’s 6880 part 5

I got a lot more done today than I anticipated, but that’s just fine, all that is left now is the sash, some hand stitching and trimming a few threads. Of course I gathered the skirt and attached it to … Continue reading

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McCall’s 6880 part 4

Even though the skirts aren’t attached to the bodice yet, and the back seam isn’t sewn either, I sewed the hem today. After a bit of practice on scrap fabric I rolled the hem on the satin layer of the … Continue reading

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And the total is….

Last night the silent auction was held. My husband and I made a total of 4 donations. The pink and black gun sling which my husband made went for $20 The camo sling sold for $16. The necklace and earring … Continue reading

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Fish like nail stamp

It has been a long time since I have done my nails. But since the banquet is tonight I decided to do my nails. And since it’s trout’s unlimited banquet I thought I would try to make it look as … Continue reading

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McCall’s 6880 part 3

Today was an easy day for this project. I used my serger to sew the side seams and along each side which will soon be the back seam. And even though I had already sewn the bodice I serged the … Continue reading

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what $5 can get

So I scoured a few stores, and clearance racks, but I found what I was looking for. A plain white tank for each of the kids. (to decorate for 4th of July with the metallic paint) And a bag of … Continue reading

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McCall’s 6880 part 2

I got most of the bodice finished today. I started with the darts in the sheer overlay. Then both the bodice and the lining. And of course I had to lay them together to get an idea of what it … Continue reading

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