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carolyn-s

is sewing for summer!

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18 October, 2011

  • 05:17 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Fur jacket with draped collar

    I love this! It looks absolutely fantastic, interesting and unusual, and very rock and edgy. I just love the photography too!



17 October, 2011

  • 11:12 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project square neck for a square chic

    Looks great Gill! Love that fabric, 50c? What an awesome find!

  • 11:09 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Sunset maxi-dress
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    Based loosely on Vogue 1355, an old ?90’s? pattern. I say loosely because I ended up making significant fitting and shaping changes…
    The dress is cut on the bias and has no closure. It is of p…

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16 October, 2011



14 October, 2011

  • 09:35 AM

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

    Thank you so much! I love sewing, and am at my sewing machine at every opportunity I have… and I am lucky to only work part-time!



13 October, 2011



12 October, 2011

  • 06:51 AM

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    carolyn-s added Ralf Schmitz as a friend
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    carolyn-s commented on the project the "adam" cashmere coat

    Glad you are feeling better now, and whoa, coming back with a bang! This is just magnificent!! Your work is impeccable, as always… bravo!

  • 06:46 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project LBD (long black dress)

    Thank you Ralf! I added a zoom-in, just please ignore the weird facial expression ;)

  • 06:34 AM

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    carolyn-s posted a message on urbandon's wall

    I’m so sorry you lost your beloved dog Baxter :(

  • 04:58 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project LBD (long black dress)
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    Made using Vogue 2858, an original 1944 design. Given that this is an evening gown the sparsely finished nature of the pattern was an eye-opener! The construction techniques were also interesting…

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10 October, 2011



9 October, 2011

  • 01:33 PM

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    carolyn-s added the project Shirty skirt
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    Made using Vogue 1248, of white cotton voile and the same fabric for lining. The long waist sashes have shirt cuffs on the ends, a detail that I love! Plus the pockets on this pattern are HUGE; …

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8 October, 2011



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6 October, 2011

  • 05:14 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Dress Louise

    Tres chic! I just love this, it is completely beautiful… The sleeves are just gorgeous, you’ve done a beautiful job.

  • 05:13 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Bow gingham dress

    adorable!

  • 04:55 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project V-back the third

    This is gorgeous! You’ve done a great job of keeping the style of the dress to enhance the motif design.



5 October, 2011

  • 01:45 PM

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    carolyn-s added the project PatternMagic3; 4sleeved dress
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    Made of ivory cotton jersey, drafted from the Japanese pattern book “Pattern Magic 3” by Tomoko Nakamichi, this is the design on p18. I curved in the torso of the “long” version more to make it a …

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  • 01:25 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Menswear: A Basic T Turned Avant-Garde

    Well done!! "nother fantastic and innovative design, you are smoking’ right now!!

  • 11:29 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the article Featured Member: urbandon

    Congrats!! Your work is incredible, amazing and inspiring, and it was great reading more about your process. I love your postmodern vision. Can’t wait to see what you create next!



27 September, 2011

  • 01:22 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Travel trench coat

    Stunning! Your coat is simply beautiful, the details are so well executed. And I love the photos too!

  • 01:19 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Fox Dress

    Stunning! You look so elegant and chic, such a beautiful dress!

  • 01:17 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the article Featured Member: Anne Wagenhauser

    Congratulations on being featured! It was nice to read more about your inspirations… your daughters are both beautiful and you have them some some simply lovely pieces.
    (and thank you so much fo…



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