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How to Sew an Underlining – on the Fabric.com Blog

[This post contains affiliate links, which are indicated by *. More information here.] Tie Dye Diva is blogging over at the Fabric.com blog again today! Last time we showed you how to sew a blind hem. Today our fabulous new TDD assistant Gina is over there showing you step-by-step how to sew an underlining so … Continue reading “How to Sew an Underlining – on the Fabric.com Blog”

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Sew Along Wrap Up – A Parade of Daffodils!

I can’t think of anything that would bring sunshine into this rainy California day better than a parade of Daffodils! Rachel and I so enjoyed seeing all the wonderful tops (and dresses!) you made during our Daffodil Sew Along using the Tie Dye Diva Daffodil Top pattern. We’re so glad to see so many trying … Continue reading “Sew Along Wrap Up – A Parade of Daffodils!”

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Daffodil Sew Along – PRIZES!

Rachel and I hope you have loved sewing the Daffodil Top along with us this week! Pictures of finished tops are starting to pop up in the Tie Dye Diva Patterns Facebook group and we are loving the gorgeous fabric choices, and trim and flutters and ruffles and creativity abounding! If you haven’t gotten your … Continue reading “Daffodil Sew Along – PRIZES!”

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Daffodil Sew Along: Day 4

Today we will walk through Daffodil top and dress construction following the traditional construction outlined in the Daffodil pattern.  We will also discuss various embellishment options for the princess seams and how to sew each one. Sewing today is straightforward and pretty simple.  We will be completing steps 5 and 6 of the Daffodil instructions … Continue reading “Daffodil Sew Along: Day 4”

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Daffodil Sew Along: Day 3

Who’s ready for some flutters!?  If you’ve chosen not to add flutters to your Daffodil, you get the day off today!  Tomorrow we will finish traditional construction of the Daffodil Pattern. Let’s start by cutting out the flutter pieces.  We need to make two simple modifications.  First, the flutter needs to be ½” wider to … Continue reading “Daffodil Sew Along: Day 3”

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Daffodil Sew Along: Day 2

Day 2!  Who’s ready to dive in?  Are you making a top or dress? Flutters or not?  Adding pockets? With those decisions made and your pattern altered as necessary yesterday, you are ready to cut out your Daffodil. If you’re just joining us today, make sure to check out yesterday’s Sew Along post. There’s plenty … Continue reading “Daffodil Sew Along: Day 2”

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Daffodil Sew Along: Day 1

Welcome to our Daffodil Top Sew Along!  Whether you’re looking for motivation to sew each day, camaraderie in sewing, new pattern tips and tricks, or pure simple fun, this sew along is for you.   We will be using the new Daffodil Top pattern for this sew along. If you haven’t grabbed your pattern yet, … Continue reading “Daffodil Sew Along: Day 1”