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carolyn-s

is sewing for summer!

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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…



30 August, 2011

  • 02:01 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Fashion Hacktavism Outfit

    These are very cool items, I love the sleeve tie at the back… you’ve done an amazing and way inspiring job as always, reminds me of some of the better projects on Wardrobe Refashion! Thanks too …

  • 05:49 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Seafoam smile-y face shirt
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    Made using Burda 7767, of seafoam-green linen. D’ya like the smile-y face pocket flaps?
    The cuffs are curved to match, and have double buttonholes and buttons too.
    also on my blog here

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