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clarey

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26 October, 2013

  • 07:07 PM

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    clarey added the project The Winter Shirt Dress: McCalls 6600
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    I am in love with shirt dresses. What can I say? Me and shirt dresses are going steady. Browsing through patterns, I instantly got the hots for another McCalls version – M6600. I loved the 70s appe…

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  • 06:54 PM

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    clarey added the project Lady Skater
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    Ready for Autumn, I made the Lady Skater pattern up in a wooly knit and some ribbed jersey for the cuffs and neckband.

    This pattern was a total joy to work with – Amanda, I salute you! Because …

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2 April, 2013

  • 09:56 AM

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    clarey added the project The Sixties Cleopatra
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    I had inherited a wonderful pair of vintage curtains from my grandmother-in-law, and I thought they would make a great little 1960s day dress. They have an awesome print, reminiscent of Egypt and c…

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2 February, 2012



29 June, 2011

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    clarey commented on the technique Lace Peter Pan Collar

    I really like this – you did a great tutorial as well. I take it you just tie the ribbon at the back? There’s so much scope for this, you could bead the ribbon too and using a contrasting colour wo…



24 May, 2011



23 May, 2011

  • 04:14 PM

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    clarey added the project Boho-baby
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    Boho style empire line dress, with long sleeves and print co-ordinating cuffs.

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  • 04:10 PM

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    clarey added the project Spring trousers with pockets
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    I designed and made these trousers with pockets and turn ups. I love wearing them with flat pumps or lace up baby pink dr martens! Super comfortable and high waisted, I am really pleased with the o…

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11 May, 2011



30 March, 2011

  • 07:56 AM

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    clarey commented on the article Zipper Accessories

    I love zips, especially big chunk exposed zips on more delicate fabrics. I would use my zips on a nude coloured top, perhaps in a deceptive fashion to make it look like I was daring and risque and …



28 March, 2011

  • 03:48 PM

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    clarey added the project Silky hips! Gold holiday trousers
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    A pattern from Burda Style magazine. These silky trousers have pockets, invisible zip at the side seam and also invisible zips on the inside ankle. I have made them for my upcoming holiday to East …

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  • 03:18 PM

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    clarey posted a message on misssylver's wall

    Hey, sorry I didn’t see your msg from last month. I am a vintage fan too, I am in desperate need to learn victory rolls and Dita-like hair styles. How how how?!

  • 03:15 PM

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    clarey commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine

    I am crazy about cute chic trousers, so I would use this machine to make the coolest, pleated, tapered 5/8 trousers with interesting stitches on the pockets and hem finishes. Home made Audrey Hepbu…



14 May, 2010

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    clarey commented on the forum topic Sewing afternoons in London

    Hey! This looks awesome, I def need somewhere like this as I do sometimes get stuck in projects and ended up feeling frustrated. I am in Hackney, where abouts are you?

  • 12:40 PM

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    clarey commented on the forum topic Pattern drafting

    Thanks Katie

    Have you used this? I’m confused because on the net I read this is very out of date and the blocks are all off?

    Clare



3 December, 2009



26 October, 2009

  • 08:53 PM

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    clarey added girlywhirly as a friend
  • 03:19 PM

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    clarey added the project Jakob shirt
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    This is my version of the Jakob shirt, which I made for my boyfriend. I made a few alterations; I reduced the collar as it was far too big and pointy. I also reduced the length of the cuffs as I th…

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23 October, 2009



22 October, 2009

  • 08:11 AM

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    clarey commented on the project Leopard print coffee date dress

    Hello! Thanks for your comment. I will do that belt real soon. I love hot pink too!

  • 08:07 AM

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    clarey commented on the project Judy skirt

    Hi! Thanks for your comment. I used the Judy skirt pattern available on this site. x



21 October, 2009

  • 03:31 PM

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    clarey added sew4my3 as a friend
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    clarey posted a message on clarey's wall

    You’re very welcome! I look forward to checking out your next project. Hopefully, I can be as good as you one day!

    I LOVE SEWING! :) x

  • 08:08 AM

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    clarey commented on the project 1981 Dress, Revamped

    This is so awesome! I WANT THIS DRESS! It’s my favourite thing I have seen so far on here. Well done you!! Brilliant. x

  • 08:07 AM

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    clarey added latulipenoire as a friend
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    clarey added sewneenee as a friend
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