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fayessewingadventure · 2d ago

GINGER: STARTING ALL OVER AGAIN...

..."starting all over again is gonna be rough, so rough.  But we're gonna make it".Who remembers that song?  Well, that's just the way I felt after the first fitting of my Ginger Jeans musli...
fayessewingadventure · 1W ago

CONFESSION TIME...

...confession is always good for the soul!  Recently while working on my jeans, the threads of my right needle and upper looper has broken not once, but twice.  Some how or another I managed to get it threaded and form a chain after the first break. ...
fayessewingadventure · 1W ago

QUESTION: STITCH TALK.COM...

...can anyone tell me "exactly what is StitchTalk.Com"?  Is it only for people who have Wordpress blogs???
fayessewingadventure · 1W ago

GINGER JEANS INCH BY INCH:...

... they say that inch by inch anything is a cinch. I don't mind telling you that these pocket bags gave me a fit.  I had a really hard time trying to decipher the instructions, but just kep...
fayessewingadventure · 1W ago

IF I CUT IT - I MUST STITCH IT (GINGER JEANS)...

...finally cut the Ginger Jeans pattern that I've had in my stash since '14 or '15.  This is taking some real nerve for me people.  You know I muslin, so for my trial run pair (now don't laugh), I'm using a giraffe print stretch denim that I picked u...
fayessewingadventure · 2W ago

THE GINGER JEANS JOURNEY...

...ok, since making jeans is a new journey for me, I think I need to document my process.  I am getting a WHOLE LOT of help from my new SMTgr friend Tonya Martin; from choosing my pattern si...
fayessewingadventure · 2W ago

NEW MONTH NEW VENTURE...

...happy new month y'all!  It's a new month and I've decided to undertake a new project genre - JEANS.  Can you imagine!  I've had the Closet Case Files Ginger Jeans pattern since 2015, I think.  I've moved it from place to place occasionally thinkin...
fayessewingadventure · 3W ago

#WORKOUT GEAR - ELEVENTH HOUR CHALLENGE ENTRY...

...the SewMuchTalentgr Facebook group has a sewing or crafting challenge each month of the year.  Due to my work life it's not easy for me to participate in the challenges every month - but when I can, I do.  This month's challenge was workout gear. ...
fayessewingadventure · 3W ago

HENLEY SHIRT #2...

...I completed my second Henley shirt this weekend.McCall's 6747I think I have it out of my system now - at least for a while...
fayessewingadventure · 3W ago

#THE SEWING GOURMET...

...Dear Johnsonville,I know for a fact that I am one of the BIGGEST fans of your Italian Sweet Sausage ever.  Can you imagine my surprise when I discovered this week that you now make the PE...