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ana555

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26 July, 2012

  • 10:12 PM

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    ana555 added the project off with the head
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    i love weird pincushions so i made this one as Marie Antoinette. the body is felt, the dress silk, the over skirt satin. it isn’t finished yet. the head will have curls in back to cover the face st…

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  • 09:06 PM

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    ana555 added the project the 20s called...
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    i have been on the hunt for a period cloche pattern for 2 maybe 3 years now. i decided to make the “paneled” (if you will?) cloche even though i thought it wouldn’t be what i wanted it to be. i def…

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14 July, 2012

  • 02:17 AM

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    ana555 commented on the project letsa go! underwear

    i had such a hard time uploading the pattern i forgot some details. the measurments on the pattern are what they actually are so if it doesn’t print correctly you can reproduce it at the same size …

  • 02:08 AM

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    ana555 added the project letsa go! underwear
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    i recycled my daughters mario t shirt that got ti small. i shirred the waist and the leg holes. i am not going to finish the edges, they won’t fray. i didn’t even add seam allowance. a person could…

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  • 02:08 AM

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    ana555 added the pattern letsa go!
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13 July, 2012

  • 02:17 AM

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    ana555 added the project shirred for real
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    i found this how – to on favecrafts.com. it has no measurements so i had to do some measuring. this is my first shirred dress so i wasn’t sure how much the top would shrink and i should have whent …

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2 July, 2012

  • 02:09 PM

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    ana555 commented on the project A's culottes

    thank you! i haven’t had enough time for anything except studing, so i’m out for the summer and trying to pack it all in before school starts again.

  • 02:06 PM

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    ana555 commented on the project balthazar blake costume

    i painted the hat black, it was a light brown.

  • 02:01 PM

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    ana555 commented on the project 1883 french

    i added the orginal picture. i also made a date mistake. the pattern is from 1883.

  • 03:43 AM

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    ana555 added the project A's culottes
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    nice and breezy for these ridiculous hot days. i left the printer on “fit to area” to make the pattern smaller. she is about a size 7 girls. i did have to measure her waist and from waist to top of…

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  • 03:28 AM

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    ana555 added the project 1883 french
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    i translated (poorly translated) this french pattern from a copy of a la mode illustree that i purchased. it is a formal dress for a 8-10 year old. i didn’t realize it at first, but the front pink …

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6 November, 2011

  • 05:01 PM

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    ana555 commented on the project balthazar blake costume

    he is at least 5’4" now, he just shot up! they are still eating candy. when the trails of candy wrappers start to go away then i will know they are out.

  • 04:56 PM

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    ana555 added the project goldfish
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    i made this costume with a pattern i drew. i am positive that there are 1000 diffrent and better ways to draft and put together this costume. the top fin is crinoline only, the tailfin is is crinol…

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  • 04:46 PM

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    ana555 added the project balthazar blake costume
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    my son loves the movie the sorcerers apprentice. he wanted to be balthazar so i used a simplicity 2895 for the costume. the coat looks about the same and it has the vest he was wearing under his co…

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19 March, 2011

  • 02:50 PM

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    ana555 added the project easter circa 1920
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    i made this coat from flannel little A picked out. the pattern is the very first antique pattern i bought. it definatly shows it age. i made view 3. i wanted to make view 2 but the boss said no. it…

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4 February, 2011

  • 10:54 PM

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    ana555 added the project walk the plank
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    this project was in the works for over a year. my husband wanted a coat that would catch the eye and imaginations of his coworkers at the holiday party, so i made this frock coat from burda pattern…

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5 January, 2011

  • 02:00 AM

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    ana555 added the project little A's 20's dress
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    i finally made this dress for my daughter and i think it turned out ok. the pleats were hard to iron in on the taffeta burnout fabric. the velvet burnout is of little scottie dogs. it is a little d…

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5 December, 2010

  • 09:51 PM

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    ana555 added the project the headless horsemen
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    my boy wanted to be headless for halloween so away his head rolled! i made a wire frame for his head to support the cape. i used 14 gauge wire and twisted it around itself and made the holes for hi…

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  • 08:58 PM

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    ana555 added the project 1920's black cat
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    i found the pattern online and used it! the seller was supprised that i was going to use it, they thought it was to old. i made this cat for my little a and changed it a little to make a bat for on…

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21 August, 2010

  • 12:05 AM

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    ana555 added the project my bloomers are showing
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    i got this 1920’s pattern and couldn’t wait to use it. i’m going to use them in portrait i’m doing for a photo contest entry. it is going to be a color ghost photo like they used to make for séanc…

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15 August, 2010

  • 12:27 AM

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    ana555 commented on the project Blue Lady

    NICE!!! i love the color!

  • 12:20 AM

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    ana555 posted a message on ana555's wall

    i’ll trade for the simplicity 6160. send me an email with the shipping info, and i’ll give you mine.



11 August, 2010

  • 03:57 PM

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    ana555 posted a message on ana555's wall

    i can’t find your album on picassa. the link doesn’t take me there. i have the 6576 uncut and factory folded.



26 June, 2010

  • 03:52 PM

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    ana555 commented on the project linen jacket - blouse

    i WANT it! did you draft it yourself? i love the neck and the sleeves!

  • 03:46 PM

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    ana555 commented on the forum topic FREE PATTERNS

    i just found this site. it is vast! the link takes you to the bottom of the page, just scroll up.



22 June, 2010

  • 11:56 AM

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    ana555 commented on the forum topic Does anyone fancy a corset sewalong?

    i just got my boning! i had my husband make it on a laser cutter out of stainless steel. i forgot to tell him to round the ends though. does anyone use the grommet bones? i was thinking of doing th…