sewing diaries #1

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I know how to sew, but teaching yourself how to decipher commercial patterns? Bigger headache than I imagined! Also, what kind of goondu throws herself into the fray of line-matching a wide gingham fabric…

Fun fact: apparently the word ‘gingham‘ originates from the Malay adjective ‘genggang’, which means ‘striped’, and came in to the English language via Dutch! Take that, coklat!

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