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freyastark

Dreaming of far-away places, and missing my beloved camel.

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30 August, 2014

  • 01:16 AM

    freyastark added the project called Burda 5315 (OOP)
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    A pattern from the 1980s for a flowing, romantic nightgown with a high neck, front placket and gathered yoke.

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5 April, 2014

  • 11:07 AM

    freyastark commented on the project Hankies galore!

    Good idea. I use scraps of Liberty lawn, 30 × 30cm or even slightly bigger. The lawn is a good we…

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4 April, 2014



13 March, 2014

  • 07:32 AM

    freyastark added the project called Burda 8363
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    I used view C of Burda 8363 (published 2004) to make a tunic. My only changes were lowering the bust darts by 2.5cm and omitting the ties at the neck. The fit is good and the overall effect is plea…

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2 December, 2013



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28 October, 2013

  • 07:43 PM

    freyastark added the project called Butterick 5526
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    Butterick 5526, view B, is a straightforward pattern for a classically cut shirt. The fit is easy; there are no darts; and the sleeves are a good length. Anyone taller than average height might wan…

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9 October, 2013



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29 September, 2013



24 September, 2013



19 September, 2013

  • 01:48 AM

    freyastark commented on the project Roses Galore

    A lovely blouse – well done. Britex has featured you on their home page – what an accolade!

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16 September, 2013



6 September, 2013



27 August, 2013

  • 07:42 AM

    freyastark added the project called Emily #8153
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    Five years after first making it I have just revisited this pattern. This time, to compensate for weight gain, I added ease equal to another size at the sides of the front. I also made other, minor…

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22 July, 2013



12 June, 2013

  • 01:20 AM

    freyastark commented on the project Blue rose shirt dress

    Fabulous! That is my all-time favourite Liberty print, and that pattern is a great way to use it,…

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20 May, 2013



12 May, 2013

  • 01:45 AM

    freyastark commented on the project Burda 8358

    The blue and white shirt is my second version. The fabric is a cotton batik bought in Kuala Lumpu…

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2 May, 2013

  • 12:36 AM

    freyastark commented on the project Burda 8358

    My finished shirt, worn with paisley harem pants (McCalls 5889).

    The white version worn by the m…

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  • 12:34 AM

    freyastark added the project called Burda 8358
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    A white cotton over-sized shirt made with this Burda pattern from 2004. I have made a lot of blouses and tops in patterned fabrics but I also need plain tops sometimes, too. This shirt will be worn…

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25 April, 2013



18 April, 2013

  • 11:58 PM

    freyastark added the project called Paisley harem pants
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    I used McCalls 5889 (from 2009; now discontinued) to make these pants. Although I wanted to make the
    version with elasticized cuffs, the pants turned out slightly too short and I did not have eno…

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14 April, 2013

  • 08:51 AM

    freyastark added the project called Paisley kurta
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    A kurta — an Indian-style top — in a paisley fabric. The pattern is Vogue 8117 (now discontinued). A few years ago I decided to make my own “ethnic” clothes because the quality and fit of those a…

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13 March, 2013

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