The Seamstress Diaries: Butterik 6173


I began sewing about 9 years ago and although I love creating my own garments I have a serious problem with finishing them.  After getting a gig writing for The Lingerie Addict, I found myself fully immersed in bringing these projects to completion.  Since my column at TLA means sewing several pieces to completion I decided that I should try and complete some individual projects.  So I purchased a bunch of $1.00 patterns and determined to create some non-lingerie garments for myself.  My first completed piece (well nearly completed, I still need to fix the closure)  is this re-released vintage Butterick Dress.

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