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August, 2018


Be sure to check out the newly formatted and updated calendar/schedule with upcoming classes and events listed, including descriptions, locations and links to pages where you can register! http://www.lorrainetorrence.com/schedule.htm

Patterns of the Month

This month we are featuring three different patterns for you to try out at a 25% discount! Lorraine Torrence Designs pattern, Breezy Block, is a flattering, shaped jacket pattern that uses 9 different fabrics. Grainline Gear's Mandalay Medley, designed by Ruth Vincent, is also a stylishly unique and shaped jacket in three versions and lengths that creates a flattering illusion with it's differently colored front section that draws attention to the narrower center panel. Vanity Square, from Lorraine Torrence Designs Quilt Pattern Series, designed by Cindy Hayes, is elegant, easy and a bonefide stash buster you will want to make in one of it's three sizes! Enjoy all of these August Patterns of the Month and get ready for Fall Sewing!  Just click on a pattern to buy it!


My Sewing With Nancy videos, Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous from the two Shows, which aired in January of 2017, are still available in the Wisconsin Public Television website. You will also find a DVD of the two Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous shows on this website for the August reduced price of $10!