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arsonista

Trying to curb the impulse buys at the fabric store.

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25 January, 2011



6 January, 2011

  • 08:39 PM

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    arsonista commented on the project ORLANDO Toddler Vest

    Thanks to user Looples80 for noticing an outage in the instructions. I’ve corrected the instructions and re-uploaded. I hope it hasn’t caused any hassles. Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you…



21 December, 2010



16 December, 2010

  • 03:45 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project ORLANDO Toddler Vest

    Cara, try now. I’ve reposted it again. Not sure what happened. Please ping me directly if you can’t see it and sorry for the delay in response. I really appreciate that so many sewers like this pat…

  • 03:28 AM

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    arsonista posted a message on arsonista's wall

    CHANGING THE SIZE OF KIDS’ PATTERNS Unfortunately I do not know how to grade patterns (size them up or down). There are a couple of tutorials on pattern grading here: http://www.burdastyle.com/sear…

  • 03:28 AM

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    arsonista posted a message on arsonista's wall

    SOFTWARE THAT I USE. Someone asked how I make the patterns but I can’t find her post, so I’ll respond here. I draw the patterns using graph paper (Scotch makes cheap, grid-ruled rolls of wrapping p…

  • 03:14 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper

    Not sure what you mean — can you be more specific and I’ll try to help?

  • 03:13 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper

    Can you be more specific? Is it the pattern pieces or the cut fabric?

  • 03:11 AM

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    arsonista posted a message on arsonista's wall

    Sorry I’m just seeing this now. There is a 1/2" seam allowance on the pattern. So glad you like it!



12 December, 2009

  • 06:49 AM

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    arsonista commented on the forum topic Friends

    I understand, Clarey. Sewing can get kind of lonely cos you’re up late at night eating out of the refrigerator and making a big mess and talking to your cat. Oh wait, that’s just me. I once had a r…

  • 06:39 AM

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    arsonista commented on the forum topic Friends

    As long as you don’t step down from this network, Gedwoods. I love your contributions.

  • 06:33 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper

    Very cool. What’s op shop?

  • 06:31 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project ORLANDO Toddler Vest

    I’ve got the 3T graded out and hopefully will get it up there soon. ~sigh.

  • 06:28 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project ORLANDO Toddler Vest

    And he does rock it.

  • 06:20 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project Orlando Childs Waistcoat / Vest

    A tea towel? Aw, that’s fantastic. Thanks for using my pattern! Nice work!

  • 06:16 AM

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    arsonista commented on the project TAMI Toddler Dress for Lucy

    Thanks for making my pattern. Lucy is a great model. The neck is loose on my older kid, too. (Their heads are so big…)



19 October, 2009

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    arsonista commented on the forum topic Dressier bottom weight knit fabric

    Yeah, it’s a double knit but the right kind of stretch to flatter one’s butt. Theory tends to use very high-tech blends that might be tough to come by at regular fabric stores. Try B&J, Paron, and …

  • 10:29 PM

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    arsonista commented on the forum topic Slipcover a Sectional Sofa?

    Doh!! I have that book. Thanks Katers!

  • 10:28 PM

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    arsonista commented on the forum topic Toddler Ties

    I did this for my kid’s picture day. I bought a tie at the thrift store: a skinny men’s number. Then I measured how long the tie should be from the neck (6" or so) and knotted it very tight. I put …



10 October, 2009



6 October, 2009

  • 09:33 PM

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    arsonista posted a message on brooklynstitch's wall

    Hi, I joined you all on ning. Sorry I missed your September meeting but hopefully I can make the next one.
    :DD

  • 09:21 PM

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    arsonista added the pattern TAMI Tee Dress for Toddler
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    This boatneck tee dress has just two pieces. I’ve provided a few variations: Choose roll or cap sleeves on the Basic Version, or get all le French punk rock with the graphic Triangle Version.

    Read on

  • 08:40 PM

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    arsonista commented on the project ORLANDO Toddler Vest

    Finally managed to get this re-posted after the site relaunch. Enjoy!

  • 08:40 PM

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    arsonista added the pattern ORLANDO Toddler Vest
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    What a gentleman! This simple, little waistcoat will make your youngster look fresh as vinyl. Size 2T means 33" height child with 21" waist.

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