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12 May, 2011



11 May, 2011

  • 11:28 AM

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    candidette commented on the project Maxi potato sack

    The fabric is a beautiful colour and the simplicity is so nice!

  • 11:06 AM

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    candidette commented on the project Fabric Covered Shoes

    You should totally try them jennieuk! we had non-sewers/crafters at the the table and they got into once you just pick a good random patterned fabric and dive straight in.



9 May, 2011

  • 12:46 PM

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    candidette commented on the project Summer skirt with elastic

    The fabric is really too cute!! I love the colours and that sort of batik-streak through it.

  • 12:36 PM

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    candidette added the project Fabric Covered Shoes
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    Inspired by Alison Dahl’s DIY instructions on how to cover shoes and Burdastyle user Camelias + Crinoline’s project description and blog.
    An old pair of black mid high pumps with a broken strap a…

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25 June, 2010



15 June, 2010

  • 11:32 AM

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    candidette added the project Paillette Skirt
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    I bought some matte silver sequined fabric at the last Clegs remnant sale and, for 8 dollars or so, made a skirt with an ribbed elastic cotton waistband. I envision wearing it with black tights, he…

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  • 11:22 AM

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    candidette added the project Liberty for Mom
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    A top made from Liberty stretch jersey from Tessuti.
    I saw it first on the Tessuti blog and then rushed out to get it as soon as I could on the weekend!

    It’s a special little project for me as…

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14 June, 2010

  • 09:45 AM

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    candidette added the project Misso-Nanna Skirt
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    Missoni knit wool/viscose/mohair skirt for chicks who like a bit of colour in winter. The lining is a great magenta-shot-orange polyester so it’s bright even on the inside :o)

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5 April, 2010

  • 01:20 AM

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    candidette commented on the project Alien queen blouse

    That’s excellent. Really feminine and flattering – I like the alien thing. It’s like a Jetsons age blouse :o)

  • 01:18 AM

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    candidette added the project The Mo Phone Bag
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    I have a friend who uses the Burdastyle shopping bag I made for her as a bike bag. She ties the handles around her handlebar and it acts like a bit of a sack at the front. I thought about how she m…

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2 April, 2010

  • 03:33 AM

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    candidette added the project Vivienne Jumper for Isabella
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    I made this as a gift for a friend’s daughter and I just think it’s the cutest thing I’ve ever made. I went for a dark fabric with a contrasting japanese print that I bought on a hysterical shoppin…

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  • 03:23 AM

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    candidette favorited the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper
  • 03:16 AM

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    candidette commented on the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper

    Thank you so much for this pattern. I made one for a friend’s daughter and she loved it and commented that it was the perfect item because it wouldn’t be a struggle to get her daugher into and out …



5 March, 2010

  • 03:59 AM

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    candidette commented on the forum topic Download/Print/Buy a Pattern

    Has anyone found that patterns that they have bought are no longer in their account “Purchase History” anymore? I had downloaded the Fatina dress, and I’ve even sewed it but I can’t find the patter…



28 February, 2010

  • 06:42 AM

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    candidette added the project The Em Skirt
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    A lovely lady whom I work with was wearing a skirt from a major fashion chain here in Australia and I could not stop staring at it. I figured that I couldn’t pull it off in bright lavender and deci…

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24 September, 2009

  • 07:05 AM

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    candidette posted a message on candidette's wall

    Hey slingstring,
    I’m so sorry I am replying almost a month later! I’ve been away from my account for a while. If you’d like I could post up a how to for you (and anyone else) on how I sewed it toge…



5 September, 2008



20 August, 2008

  • 09:09 PM

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    candidette posted a message on Angela Ashley Chiew's wall

    Hi Myra, thanks so much for the comment on the shirt!
    The fabric was bought as a vintage kimono from Kimono House, which is a little store in the Nicholas Building on the corner of Swanston and Fl…



19 August, 2008

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