Tag Archives: serger

WIP-ped

This pair of pajama pants have been sitting over a year. Whoops. All that was left was the hem, adding the elastic, and adding the tube of fabric I made for faux draw-string. It didn’t actually take that long to … Continue reading

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Another tonic

This is probably the quickest start to finish project  I have picked up supplies for then finished in a long time. I cut it out. And used the serger for everything but the hems. And hemmed the sleeves, body, and … Continue reading

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McCall’s 6548

This was a very fast project. I cut out view B last night after the kids went to bed. I used nylon lycra to make a rash guard/swim shirt. And serged it about 30 minuets! Then a double needle hem (actually 3) and … Continue reading

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Sitting at the serger.

Well I was, and I got a lot done. I serged all the seams on my sister’s dress, now that I know that it fits her nicely. And my daughter’s last swimsuit of this summer. (unless of course she has … Continue reading

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McCalll’s 6759 part 2

I got a lot more done today than I thought! I started by sewing the elastic to the top lining. I have swim cups to sew on, but I will tack them on by hand before I sew the elastic … 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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Simplicity 1643 part 2

I started by gathering the back and sewing the seam across the back. And of course the shoulder seams. Next I did the arm band and the side seams. Finally I did the neck-band. This is really sewing up quickly. … Continue reading

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