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8 October, 2013

  • 02:58 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project Tiki Dress
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    A 1950s inspired tiki dress made from Hawaiian barkcloth, three different patterns and a lot of trial and error. Details are on le blog

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7 July, 2013

  • 10:53 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project Super Spy Elisalex
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    This is my take on By Hand London’s Elisalex dress. I went the sleeveless route and substituted the tulip skirt with the pencil skirt from another make. I am loving this dress so hard! More details…

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21 April, 2013

  • 10:16 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project Hufflepuff Uniform Kelly Skirt
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    I’ve put together a Hogwarts uniform costume featuring Megan Neilsen’s Kelly skirt and See Kate Sew’s skinny tie pattern. Combine this with some refashioned pieces and it makes for all kinds of mag…

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1 October, 2012

  • 11:54 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project Tuxedo and Spots Pyjamas
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    I used two of Colette Pattern’s downloads- the Sorbetto top and Madeline mini-bloomers. The mini-bloomers are in polka dot cotton and the top is in jersey with a faux tuxedo panel. More details abo…

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24 September, 2012

  • 11:31 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project Polka Dot Chantilly
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    This frock is one of my favourite things I have made. The multi-coloured polka dots work really well the sweet 50s vibe of the pattern. The construction was a bit of a labour of love (note to self:…

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20 September, 2012

  • 10:53 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project Pixelated Rose Print Skirt
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    I’m a lady who loathes florals. Yet when I saw this pixelated rose print I had finally found one for me. After sitting in my fabric stash for months I combined it with an old Burda skirt pattern (8…

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26 January, 2012

  • 10:16 PM

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    bimbleandpimble commented on the project My Joan Holloway Jenny

    Thanks Claudinka! It is such a fabulous skirt but I must admit that getting the right fit was really quite challenging. Now I have a template though- game on! Best of luck :D

  • 11:39 AM

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    bimbleandpimble added the project My Joan Holloway Jenny
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    This is my first attempt at a BurdaStyle pattern and I couldn’t be happier. I have had several attempts at a high waisted skirt this month and this one makes me feel like a 60s office bombshell. Ku…

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