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charmander

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25 April, 2012

  • 12:49 PM

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    charmander commented on the forum topic Sewing Lace - Advice

    Thanks for the posts guys, unfortunately my client pulled out so I never got to go ahead with this project. Great shame.

  • 12:40 PM

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    charmander commented on the forum topic Prom

    Alot of layers have probably gone into that skirt to give it the volume. To stiffen fabric try a really heavy interfacing. I have a friend who made a lampshade dress like that.
    But yeah the top is…

  • 12:35 PM

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    charmander commented on the forum topic I need sizing advice on this pattern

    I’ve not used burda patterns before but most things generally correspond with the bust measurement. If that is the case the pattern sizes seem quite small?? I might be wrong you probably want to ch…



6 March, 2012

  • 10:04 PM

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    charmander commented on the forum topic Pattern Drafting - Sabrina neckline

    Thanks, If I get desperate thats always an option!
    At the moment I’m resorting to drafting a strapless dress and adding a band in the fitting. I dont normaly like to work 3D, I much prefer flat pat…

  • 07:32 PM

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    charmander added the project Pirate Rave Dress
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    I went raving recently where the theme was pirates. After searching relentlesy through ebay I decided to make myself a dress because a.) I never make anything for myself and b.) I have the knowledg…

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  • 07:03 PM

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    charmander commented on the project FMP Collection

    Yeah its black denim that I scrunched up and screen printed by hand to get the silver effect. Cheap, easy to sew and effective!

  • 07:02 PM

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    charmander commented on the project FMP Collection

    Hahaha! How’d you find me! lol

  • 07:02 PM

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    charmander commented on the project FMP Collection

    The only tricky one was the cutout hotpant playsuit because the material didn’t allow for mistakes as any holes made through pinning/sewing was permanent. The rest I used a metalic suede which was …

  • 07:01 PM

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    charmander commented on the project FMP Collection

    Me too… if only they fit! The models were all so tiny!

  • 07:00 PM

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    charmander commented on the project FMP Collection

    Ta for your comment! I take pride in being the only student to do menswear that year :P

  • 07:00 PM

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    charmander commented on the project FMP Collection

    Thankyou :)



27 January, 2012

  • 12:39 PM

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    charmander added the project FMP Collection
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    This is my final collection for my final year at college. We were required to draft and construct a 6 garmanet collection based on a chosen theme. My theme was Sex and Shibari with a Rock and Roll …

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12 May, 2009

  • 06:38 AM

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    charmander commented on the project Red Kimono

    This is gorgeous! Love it. Is satin hard to sew on?

  • 06:33 AM

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    charmander commented on the project Kyla

    I’m 5ft2 and have a 34D bust… Dress looks fine on me. I Love it, I love the simplicity behind it, I dont understand why people are complaining about something that’s too simple. If it’s easy to m…



6 May, 2009

  • 08:45 AM

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    charmander posted a message on merricat's wall

    Hey, thanks for the comment on my outift. Long Pile faux Fur is quite tricky to find I think! The pink came from a Fabric Shop in Northcamp, Farnborough (UK). You can find on ebay if you are prepar…



27 April, 2009

  • 02:26 AM

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    charmander commented on the project ClubWear

    Thanks for the comment. Thats not me though, I wish I had a figure like that. I did the photography though :)



26 April, 2009

  • 07:53 PM

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    charmander added the project ClubWear
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    Don’t really know what genre to put this under… It’s clubwear that you’d wear raving so probably a bit niche. Anyway, worked with lycra and used my mums very very old sewing machine so found it t…

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  • 04:10 PM

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    charmander commented on the project My Kyla

    That looks awesome! Can’t wait to have a go at making one. Loving the photography as well.