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Deanna31

making a sequinned evening dress

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28 April, 2017

  • 02:51 PM

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    Deanna31 favorited the project DIY Floral Blazer
  • 02:51 PM

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    Deanna31 commented on the project DIY Floral Blazer

    Awesome jacket! I love the 90’s too. Great job pattern matching the seams

  • 02:21 PM

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    Deanna31 commented on the project Boiler suit tote bag

    I like the fabric – it looks like it would suit with anything. You have very neat sewing skills

  • 02:18 PM

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    Deanna31 commented on the project Fish utensilo

    Cute! I love it!!

  • 02:15 PM

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    Deanna31 commented on the forum topic Textile shop!

    Hi Purplefan, Don’t worry about this guy – he has posted an advertisment. He doesn’t want to be kicked off the site, so he has made it appear that he is a Burda member. You can also tell by his bad…



27 April, 2017

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    Deanna31 commented on the forum topic Am I doubling up?

    Hahaha yes your doing it right! You need 2 lots of the pattern, both cut on the fold.

    Unfortunately tierd skirts do take a lot of fabric!! Because each time the tier is sewin in, it is basicall…



25 April, 2017



22 April, 2017

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    Deanna31 commented on the forum topic How to decrease pants leg width

    If you look at the top inner thigh, you should see that the pattern curves when it reaches the top. You’ve just got to accentuate that curve. So redraw the inside leg line (or better still, do a mu…

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    Deanna31 commented on the forum topic Double fold bias tape

    No worries :)

    If you want to make your own bias tape, remember that it needs to be cut on the bias, and if you want to buy the foot… it will make your task so much easier and quicker!



19 April, 2017

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    Deanna31 commented on the forum topic Double fold bias tape

    And another tip for the second method is to not pre-press the bias. If you bought it pre-pressed, iron it out and it will make it easier.

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    Deanna31 commented on the forum topic Double fold bias tape

    Hi Hitchhiker,

    I’ve used both ways for different reasons. The first I use if I don’t mind the top stitching showing. Here is an example of a sewing foot you can buy that will make it easier to s…



17 April, 2017