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sew along: Smocked MAry de

Smocking a jumper is something everyone must try once, and we think when you do, you will want to make many more. In this Sew Along, Susan sews the version of the Mary De with a smocked insertion. It is necessary to complete the smocking before you construct this dress. For this sample, Susan smocked using a variation of the plate provided in the Mary De pattern.


Children’s Corner Mary De pattern
Pre-pleated insert using fabric strip 5 1/2” long x 60” wide
Buttons (5/8”) – 2
Lightweight fusible interfacing (optional) – 1/4 yard
Corded Piping – 1 yard
Wonder Tape


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