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helenacrazycrafter

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13 July, 2015



12 July, 2015

  • 04:26 PM

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    helenacrazycrafter added the project Floral Shorts 8/2014 #110
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    Stretch sateen pleated shorts with a fly front and invisible hem. I made them to go with my wardrobe project and I especially love wearing them with the matching jacket! More details on my blog if …

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13 February, 2015

  • 04:58 PM

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    helenacrazycrafter added the project Floral and Eyelet Jacket
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    It is fun to use 2 different fabrics for this jacket to emphasize the cut on sleeves. I used just a small piece of floral sateen for the front panel and facing, with the rest of it eyelet. Not the …

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  • 04:47 PM

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    helenacrazycrafter added the project Like Wearing a Blanket Cardigan
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    I used a heavier weight woven for the cardigan body, where there was plenty of ease and the non-stretch did not effect the fit. For the sleeves I used a cozy knit, since the pattern calls for some …

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18 November, 2014

  • 02:55 AM

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    helenacrazycrafter added the project Upcycled Moto Jacket
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    For the Pattern Review Sewing Bee I had to construct a garment from men’s shirts. I took 5 shirts and added a little scrap of leather for the yoke pieces and made this great jacket. This pattern is…

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25 February, 2014

  • 12:44 AM

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    helenacrazycrafter added the project Sweater knit batwing
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    Soft, almost ribbed, sweater knit from the L.A. garment district. It worked especially well with this pattern because the ribs went up and down for the body but side to side stretching around the a…

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4 October, 2013

  • 06:21 PM

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    helenacrazycrafter commented on the article Free Spirit: 14 Colorful Patterns

    I love that plaid jacket, though I don’t think I’m skilled enough to make up that pattern And look, just like on Project runway—‘poopy pants’ as Heidi calls them. They look super comfy.