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carolyn-s

is sewing for summer!

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26 September, 2011

  • 11:01 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Made in China Scarf

    That’s pretty cool and fantastic, and took some sewing, I’ll bet!! How funny that you can even get those labels over here… and I hope there is a “made in Australia” label on there somewhere too :)



22 September, 2011



20 September, 2011



19 September, 2011

  • 06:56 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Unique Clothes; top "p"
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    Top “p”; drafted from the Japanese pattern book, “Unique Clothes Any Way You” Like by Natsuno Hiraiwa, top “p”. A really clever design. I was intrigued by and loved the look of this little thing …

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  • 06:37 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Summer shorts by urbandon

    They look pretty cool!



15 September, 2011

  • 05:43 AM

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    carolyn-s posted a message on Passiona Cottee's wall

    Dear Passiona, I have just received my gorgeous Missoni fabric today. Thank you so much! It is divine, and I am excited about using it soon. You are so generous!
    love,
    Carolyn



14 September, 2011



13 September, 2011

  • 08:11 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Burnt orange and grey

    Thanks! It was the design rather than the colour I was copying. You are right; their designs are often really interesting and have unusual little quirks about them that make them really tempting …

  • 04:32 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Burnt orange and grey
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    Skirt; my own adaptions of Vogue 8363 to have the slanted side pockets but in a straight skirt silhouette. I kinda copied a skirt I had seen in Cue to get this… a curved waistband and with a sep…

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  • 03:04 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Sammie

    This is so lovely, like a gorgeous tutu, or a dream party dress. I love the soft halter neck. You have such talent for design.



11 September, 2011



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7 September, 2011

  • 12:06 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Knit top; crochet skirt

    Thank you! The top is sewn up out of knit fabric. I bought it as fabric :)

  • 06:10 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Knit top; crochet skirt
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    A self-drafted top, made of an acrylic knit in a blue/grey colour that ended up looking awful on me, so I dyed it yellow with iDye in Yellow and it ended up this marvellous khaki/green colour! So …

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6 September, 2011



5 September, 2011

  • 06:57 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Pattern Magic 2; wearing a square
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    Made using a blue/grey mystery fabric given to me by a friend… and using the directions for the “wearing a square” design in the Japanese pattern book Pattern Magic 2, by Tomoko Nakamichi. The f…

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31 August, 2011

  • 09:11 AM

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    carolyn-s posted a message on urbandon's wall

    Hi Don, sadly Wardrobe Refashion hasn’t been active for a while now but it was great while it lasted. Started by another Burdastyle member Nikkishell (of Melbourne) the idea was that you pledged t…