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5 January, 2012

  • 05:35 PM

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    coleemd added the project floral in tulle
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    i saw this floral tulle fabric at joann’s and immediately fell in love with it! i know american apparel has a blouse out of similar fabric, but it’s an expensive $88, so i decided to make my own ve…

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29 December, 2011

  • 07:31 PM

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    coleemd added the project hand-painted silk top
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    i started with a silk/cotton blend. it was a really bright white, so i tea-dyed it. then, i bought some black Dye-Na-Flow silk textile paint online. the paint was more watery than i expected it to …

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13 September, 2011

  • 08:56 PM

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    coleemd commented on the project colorblocked!

    thanks so much! :)

  • 06:36 PM

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    coleemd added the project colorblocked!
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    here is a colorblock blouse i made a few days ago. it’s inspired by a top that nina garcia wore on project runway! modeled by my lovely (albeit moody-looking) sister.

    see nina’s top here! "rogue…

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  • 04:10 AM

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    coleemd commented on the project dyed tote

    yea! i sort of made my own by cutting up a paper grocery bag and took the width in a couple inches



12 September, 2011

  • 10:22 PM

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    coleemd added the project dyed tote
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    dual handles tote. more experimenting with dying fabric! alas, the color was supposed to be black, but i’ll settle for purple. this bag was inspired by baggu

    you canz read/see more at my tumbl…

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26 August, 2011

  • 05:06 PM

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    coleemd added the project cropped summer tank
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    this is a tank top i made out of this really cool pastel striped fabric someone gave me. i was worried about it being too stiff, but i think it’ll get softer as it gets washed. i put a bright red b…

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15 August, 2011

  • 06:24 PM

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    coleemd added the project airplane dress
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    i made this dress out of a liberty airplane print that i fell in love with. liberty fabric is pretty expensive, but the little planes are TOO ADORABLE- i had to splurge. the dress is the dirndl pat…

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3 August, 2011

  • 07:09 PM

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    coleemd commented on the project flowy tank

    aw thanks! hmm, i think the best way to explain it is that when the tank top is laying down flat, the bottom hem almost resembles a semi-circle. the top part where the straps are should look the sa…

  • 03:41 AM

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    coleemd added the project flowy tank
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    this is a tank top i made using a pattern i drafted. i copied a tank that my sister bought at H&M. it drapes the same sort of way a circle skirt does

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28 July, 2011

  • 04:36 PM

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    coleemd commented on the project cutout back dress

    ahh thanks! the back was the only thing that i really had to edit, and i took the neckline down a bit too. the dirndl dress is my fave dress pattern!



27 July, 2011

  • 06:34 PM

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    coleemd added the project cutout back dress
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    i made this dress using a pattern i altered from the built by wendy dresses book. it’s the basic dirndl dress pattern, and i cut out a hole in the back. the fabric is an old bed sheet, haha, yay f…

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