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22 August, 2013

  • 10:26 PM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called batik mccall's m6279 + porte de non retour
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    Recently I went to visit a batik (wax resist dyed fabric) artist and had some fabric custom stamped and dyed with Ouidah’s most famous monument – the Door of No Return, where slaves were forced to …

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15 August, 2013

  • 07:06 AM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called the mayor of ouidah + butterick b55555
    Severinadjoviouidahfabric01_listing

    The mayor of Ouidah, Sverin Adjovi, is a master at self promotion. To commemorate the completion of the new mayor’s office in Ouidah, he had special fabric made… with his face on it. A fabric too…

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31 July, 2013

  • 06:22 AM

    cathytxtwfr commented on the project uniwax colette hawthorn

    Hi Deanna – thank you for the advice, i’m glad i read it before i tried doing a wide shoulder adj…

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26 July, 2013

  • 09:58 AM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called uniwax colette hawthorn
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    I was very excited to start the Colette Hawthorn, but then picked a fabric I wasn’t in love with and received a care package with a ton of new fabric and patterns that distracted me, so I admit I d…

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25 July, 2013



23 July, 2013

  • 10:03 AM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called vlisco colette peony
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    When there is a big gathering (party, funeral, wedding, etc.) here in Benin the thing to do is to buy the same fabric and get matching outfits made. Which is why I decided to make the Colette Peony…

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11 July, 2013

  • 10:53 AM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called Piped colette iris + heart buttons
    Pipedcoletteirisjanebuttons01_listing

    Just a straightforward make to learn and use piping. Hooray for new techniques! The waistband is a bit too tight on me, so for my next version I will research how to modify waistbands. The thighs f…

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8 July, 2013



29 June, 2013

  • 01:48 PM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called colette beignet + beninese beignet
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    The Colette Beignet skirt… with an added bonus of frying up some Beninese Beignets as well. The perfect mix, fried street food and a skirt! This was also my first time making bound buttonholes, a…

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31 May, 2013

  • 01:39 PM

    cathytxtwfr added the project called Burda March 2013 dress #113
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    I used a very busy print, but this dress has very flattering lines and perfect for wearing in a country with a relatively conservative dress code. Don’t have much to say, it was a pretty straightfo…

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