Marijayne Favata
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Marijayne Favata commented on Susan's album
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Sewing with Tulle

"Thank you so much for the Tulle Tutorial.  Just in time for my next project. Thanks again"
Sep 24, 2014
Karen commented on the blog post 'Fur Coat Alteration'
"Hi Marijayne I googled and found this page with several links and suggestions which may help.   http://artisanssquare.com/sg/index.php?topic=1691.0 Best of luck! I'm still putting off making the new lining for my vintage faux leopard skin…"
Jan 2, 2014
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Fur Coat Alteration

Hi All,I need to learn how to work with fur.  Real Fur.  I have been involved in  Alterations for longer than I care to remember however I have never worked with Real Fur.  I have looked on the internet etc and I though perhaps some  one out there know of a text book or video etc that can help me  Thanks  mjSee More
Jan 2, 2014
Susan commented on the blog post 'Fur Coat Alteration'
"Some very good fur sewing tips from Julia Garza at Craftsy to keep in mind as you begin your fur sewing project: [read the rest of these great REAL fur sewing tips right here]"
Jan 2, 2014
Susan commented on the blog post 'Fur Coat Alteration'
"Here is a little video by Wendi Gratz that you can watch here at SWN, demonstrating how she handles FAUX fur.  I will keep looking around for REAL fur info and any more faux fur info that might be just as helpful or relevant."
Jan 2, 2014
Marijayne Favata left a comment for Terry Newberry
"Terry, The cutest bear.  I need to alter a fur coat. Do you know if there are any books out there with the basic fur instructions.  Need to add an additional piece of  fur to lengthen sleeve. Thanks   mj"
Dec 31, 2013
Marijayne Favata commented on Susan's video
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Cute Necktie Onesie Tutorial for the Little Man in Your Life!

"Very Very Creative. Suggestion when attaching the tie to the onesie use a walking foot,"
Feb 19, 2013
Marijayne Favata liked Susan's video
Feb 19, 2013

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I am an awesome:
I have sewn all my life. It is a gift passed down from Grandmother to Mother to me. I make Women's and Men's Clothing/Tailoring, Wedding Gowns, Doll Clother, Communion Veils and Dress for both child and their doll I am a co-leader of the local American Sewing Guild Neighborhood Group Clifton Clippers.
I love to Fabric shop and any activity related to sewing
My sewing interests are:
garment, drapery, home decor
My sewing machine(s):
Bernina 1230, Singer Featherweight. Bernina Deco Embroidery,Bernina Serger and a Singer Serger
I am interested in patterns such as:
All. Because I am a Plus size I find all patterns need to be altered in order to fit properly No two body shapes are the same

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Fur Coat Alteration

Posted on December 31, 2013 at 10:44am 3 Comments

Hi All,

I need to learn how to work with fur.  Real Fur.  I have been involved in  Alterations for longer than I care to remember however I have never worked with Real Fur.  I have looked on the internet etc and I though perhaps some  one out there know of a text book or video etc that can help me  Thanks  mj

Bridal Gown Creating a French Under Bustle

Posted on December 1, 2009 at 3:13pm 1 Comment

Last month my customers brought her purchased Wedding gown wanting a French Under bustle. Her maid of honor suggested to mark the ribbons and loops with a marker so that the lacing would be easier for her. My solution is as follows.



At the anchor points parallel to the botton of the zipper I made 4 loops on either side. I used contrasting 3/8" ribbon (White and Baby Blue) alternating white/blue. Then on the bottom of the skirt at the pick up points I used the same the alternating… Continue

Measuring for Slipcovers

Posted on August 2, 2009 at 11:02am 0 Comments

I also have a couch waiting to be covered. Thanks for the info

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At 2:27pm on August 11, 2009, ROSE kARDASHIAN said…
Hi Marijayne! This is an awesome site and thank you for telling me about it. Sorry I missed the meeting on Sat. My hubby had a change in his work schedule and he was off that day. We went to Buck's County PA. It was fun.
Keep cool.

PollDaddy

 
 
 

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