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12 June, 2009



8 May, 2008

  • 07:07 PM

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    apeape posted a message on apeape's wall

    Hi ReneeBeth,
    No, it does not have to be 100% natural or even cellulose (plant fibers) with MX Reactive Dyes. However, the color may not come out as dark and you make notice small variations or s…



13 April, 2008

  • 05:57 PM

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    apeape added the technique Dyeing Fabric - Shibori Techniques
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    Shibori is a method of resist dyeing that includes stitching, clamping and binding techniques.This Howto explains stitching techniques to create patterns and shapes, and then how to dye your fabric.

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6 April, 2008

  • 08:43 PM

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    apeape added the project Halter dress
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    New Look 6557.
    I highly recommend this pattern!
    I lengthened it, but almost regret it.

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  • 04:33 PM

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    apeape commented on the project susan blouse

    It’s beautiful! The fabric is so appropriate. I’m about to make one myself.

  • 04:23 PM

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    apeape commented on the project Wrap Skirt-pants

    To create this pattern, I loosely copied a pair of pants ( not tight ones- something on the baggy side with straight legs will help). Now you should have 4 separate pieces.

    Next, I added two extr…



5 April, 2008

  • 05:32 PM

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    apeape added the project Wrap Skirt-pants
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    This wrap is actually pants. It is a pattern i created, including a front panel that is free-flowing, disguising the fact that its pants.

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  • 05:25 PM

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    apeape added the project Tiered Skirt
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    A pattern I made up- panels pieced from many fabrics.

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