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10 February, 2013



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20 June, 2012

  • 11:55 AM

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    blueshoegal commented on the project Valge Janale

    Beautiful work – I hope she’ll be wearing an apron!

  • 09:44 AM

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    blueshoegal added the project Hen Do Corset inspired by Calamity Jane
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    The theme for part of my hen do (the bit were we go out to a nightclub and everyone tries to ply me with drink) is 40s pin up sailor girl (which was my idea). We’r off to a Burlesque club in London…

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14 February, 2012



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31 January, 2012

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    blueshoegal posted a message on blueshoegal's wall

    Ah that’s sweet of you – it’s going well thank you – I’ll be sure to post of hundreds of images after the wedding (August)



24 January, 2012



19 January, 2012



18 January, 2012

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    blueshoegal commented on the article New Plus Patterns: Sequins + Staples

    Unfortunately that counts as ‘Plus Size’ as the industry dictates. Regardless of national average size. The average size of a fashion model is around a UK6, so a UK 14/16 is classed as ‘plus’.

    I …



12 January, 2012

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    blueshoegal commented on the project Applique

    Ah thank you – I’m very pleased I’ve avoided it puckering as I’ve seen with some appliques



11 January, 2012



10 January, 2012

  • 01:28 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Burda Pattern 8374

    Where are you? I’m in MK and would consider going to Goldhawk road in London to get fabric. Or at a push, trying a local place (there’s ones in Bletchley, Wolverton or St Albans that I’ve used befo…

  • 01:18 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic I don't understand the instructions !

    Scrap all that – I’ve reread the pattern properly. The bit above that you’ve quoted is just telling you were you need to put the darts (top and bottom of the dart).

    So measure from the inner line…

  • 12:57 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic I don't understand the instructions !

    Why do they always make sewing instructions so difficult to understand?

    I’m not 100% sure, but I think it’s telling you to draw a rectangle. The top line is the bust line (this gets extended up la…

  • 12:14 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Disguising thread

    Tell me about it! there are 22meters in total and it takes around an hour to do one bit. I’ve loaded some more pictures up on the project page on my wall.

    It’s not Alencon Lace btw – it’s from a …



5 January, 2012



4 January, 2012

  • 01:21 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Disguising thread

    thank you all for your suggestions btw

  • 01:21 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Disguising thread

    invisible thread?

  • 01:20 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Disguising thread

    how on earth do I post a picture? I don’t see an option to do that anywhere. I can;t post it elsewhere online and link here…it’s for my wedding dress and my H2B will see it

  • 01:18 PM

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Disguising thread

    Hand sewing not machine sewing – the lace is too detailed to sew by machine.

    The thing I’m appliquéing is the hem of a ball gown

  • 09:58 AM

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    blueshoegal commented on the project Robin Scherbatsky

    I said a-bang bang bangeddy-bang, I said a bang bang bangeddy-bang!

    This is Legend…wait for it…Dary :)

    Awesome spot Miss R :)



3 January, 2012

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    blueshoegal commented on the forum topic Disguising thread

    White stitches would show through onto the surface of the silk (or in the blue applique).

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