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axie293

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19 September, 2011

  • 09:39 PM

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    axie293 commented on the article Comment to Win "1,2,3 Sew!"

    Sewing is a trait that has been passed down in my family for at least five generations. I used to love to sit with my grandmother and talk about sewing techniques all day! I would love to get my h…



21 June, 2011

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    axie293 added the project Father's Day Shorts
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    A pair of shorts I made my husband for Father’s Day. I used a thick canvas’type 8-bit camo print material and made them cargo style.

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18 May, 2011

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    axie293 added the project Curtains for the Barn
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    I found this material as a remnant one day at the local crafting store. My daddy is a HUGE long time Cowboys fan, and I just knew I had to make him something with this. My husband suggested cur…

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19 April, 2011

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    axie293 added the project Cowboy Vest and Shirt
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    Another project for my oldest son Zane. He watched a cowboy movie when he was waaay younger, and has since wanted to dress like a cowboy every chance he gets. I like making him vests becuase they…

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  • 08:23 PM

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    axie293 added the project Sir Zane Knight
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    We took our oldest son to the Ren Faire this year for the first time. He is soooo big into Knights and Jousting and all that good stuff, he begged me to make him a Knight costume to fit in. It wa…

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  • 08:13 PM

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    axie293 added the project Plaid Buttercup
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    I made this off a pattern I found when searching for cute purse patterns. I liked it a lot and made a bunch out of random scraps I had laying around the house. Everything from Fleece to Silk to V…

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  • 06:35 PM

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    axie293 commented on the project Vintage Inspired Clutch

    I agree this is REALLY cute! I have tried making clutches before, and they always seem out of proportion. Either too big for the things I want to put in it, or too small for the cards and such. …



17 April, 2011

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    axie293 posted a message on axie293's wall

    I would like everyone to know that I would LOVE feedback. I understand I am just beginning on sewing, and have a lot to learn, and any kind of info or tips or tricks you have for me would be total…



13 April, 2011

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    Going to be working on my niece’s jacket this week. I hope to get it done to present to her on Sunday. She’s been patiently waiting while I played around with other projects. I have been putting…

  • 05:54 PM

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    axie293 added the project Scrubs for Joy
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    My sister Joy is a nurse who has gone through some grungy looking scrubs. When I started sewing I swore I would make her a set of scrubs that would totally make all the other nurses jealous. I th…

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8 April, 2011

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    axie293 posted a message on axie293's wall

    Does anyone else find themselves looking at other people’s clothes and thinking “I see how that is put together.. I can do that” then go home and sketch out a rough draft of a pattern? Is this jus…



7 April, 2011

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    axie293 added the project Curtains for Rita
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    I made these as a house warming gift for my baby sister. She needed something simple for her bathroom, and I had just the right thing!

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  • 06:14 PM

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    axie293 added the project Diaper Bag Slash Purse
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    Diaper bag slash purse I made just after the twins were born. You don’t know how much stuff needs to be carried around in a diaper bag for twins! This was also my first use of Bias Tape.

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  • 06:10 PM

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    axie293 added the project Coupon Box
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    My momma wanted a coupon box to go to the store with. She found one on the web that she liked, and I told her I could make one for her, and we went and got some nice fancy material to make it, and…

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  • 06:10 PM

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    axie293 added the project Mother's Day Shirt
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    I made this shirt for my mother on Mother’s Day. I tried to custom make it from a pattern that I got, but the top part didn’t come out so good :( Other than that, the shirt is nice :D

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  • 06:02 PM

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    axie293 posted a message on axie293's wall

    I just wanted to give a little of my background into sewing. My Grandmother was a seamstress in the 30’s. Her father owned a shop in south west Louisiana during the Great Depression. They special…

  • 05:55 PM

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    axie293 added the project Pirate Costume for Zane
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    I made this pirate costume for my son one weekend in the barn at my parents house. I did this entire project by hand. I was pregnant with my twins at the time, and needed something to occupy my ti…

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  • 05:48 PM

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    axie293 posted a message on axie293's wall

    So I’m new to this Burda Blog thing! I have been sewing for just over a year now, and feel I get better and better with each project I do! I’ll post pics of my previous projects, starting with my f…