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Trying to make a cape coat for the winter.

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23 November, 2011

  • 05:40 PM

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    fi01 commented on the project Ikea ANTILOP Highchair Cushion

    I love it this is perfect. Ill be making one myself. I made a dog basket and a roman blind out of the same darker material but now that im pregnant i think youve given me a great idea to customise…



29 September, 2011



27 September, 2011

  • 06:43 PM

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    fi01 added the project Vintage inspired Pearl Mustard felt brooch
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    Hand sewn faux pearl beads sewn onto felt and edged with clear glass beads backed with a brooch pin.

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  • 06:39 PM

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    fi01 added the project Mustard Felt Flower and bead Necklace
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    Made from eco felt and wool Felt wmblished with hand sewn beads and sequins.

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  • 06:35 PM

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    fi01 added the project Swing Skirt in Yellow floral Print
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    Pattern Simplicity 2906, View A.
    I found this incredibly easy to sew up and quick but it did take alot of fabric.Still i wanted to try out this style of skirt and i happened to have several yards …

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  • 06:26 PM

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    fi01 added the project Winter Wool Skirt in navy print
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    This is a lovely but heavy wool skirt in cream and Navy 100% wool material. I lined it in navy satin lining and edged the hem on the front with navy bias binding.

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  • 06:20 PM

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    fi01 added the project Dress Skirt in Lovely Pink Fabric
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    This skirt started life out as a dress that just didnt work for em at all. So with some cutting and nipping and adjustments to the length it made its way into being a skirt instead. I lined this …

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  • 06:13 PM

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    fi01 added the project Architectural Print Summer Skirt from Simplicity Easy 2906
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    This skirt i made from the above pattern which i had to actually adjust to my size, i cut it for a size 16 but found it very fitted so i added a cm at the hips and also increased the darts and it w…

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  • 06:08 PM

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    fi01 added the project More skirts-AmyButler Fabric Skirt 1 & 2
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    I used my old favorite pattern Burda 8344 for these. I have adpated this pattern so it fits me perfectly now so although its boring i do use it alot.These two materiala i fell in love with totally …

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  • 05:57 PM

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    fi01 posted a message on fi01's wall

    Sorry ive been quiet all summer but i havent been idle. I didnt do so well with the dress making, instead ended up making several skirts and i set up an etsy shop in august, Sewdelightfully, where …



16 June, 2011



13 June, 2011

  • 06:58 PM

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    fi01 added the project Free Bear from Sewing patterns.com
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    I made this for my mum for mother day and didnt quite realise how big the bear was till i had the pattern all printed out and stuck together so it was a bit late then for me to start over. However …

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  • 06:36 PM

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    fi01 added the project Wrap N Sew Clutch No 2
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    This is the same as the first one in construction except i choose to use a clasp closing and chain handle with ribbon threaded through it instead of ribbon bows to close it. I used the Ribboned cl…

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  • 06:30 PM

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    fi01 added the project Clutch No 4
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    I made this as per the last clutches but in the same material as a skirt i just made to match it , for a christening.I left it as a clutch no handle as its pretty small.

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26 May, 2011



26 April, 2011



14 April, 2011

  • 04:16 PM

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    fi01 added the project Various Felted necklaces
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    I may start by saying i did not make the felt myself will try that another time. I found the flowers on sale in a fabric store so bought two packs. I had the crafting felt sheets in greys and black…

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  • 04:04 PM

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    fi01 added the project Wrap N Sew Clutch
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    I tried to figure out a simpler sewing technique for a clutch and this was the result of my first attempt. Its basicially an A3 piece of paper folded in three and two of the short sides are sewn up…

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  • 03:50 PM

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    fi01 added the project Clutch no 3
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    Thried another one this time its an Ikea Spot fabric and i like it alot.
    I havent sorted out the fastening yet but it’ll probably just be a push snap thingie. Sorry cant remember the tech term.Sam…

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7 April, 2011

  • 04:59 PM

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    fi01 added the project Clutch Bag in White and Light Green
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    This i made from the same tracing as the deep green one ie i made a paper pattern by tracing round an existing bag I had. The fabric is quilting weight cotton

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