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hollycornish

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5 June, 2012

  • 09:35 AM

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    hollycornish commented on the project The Draped jacket and skirt suit

    Hi squirrellypoo, I am making this jacket at the moment but am slightly confused by the sewing of the collar onto the back of the jacket – I can’t get the corners neat as they are so ‘square’…..I…



11 February, 2012

  • 11:36 AM

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    hollycornish added the project Gemma Case
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    Another phone case, this one for my flatmate. It is completely hand sewn as I’ve found its a lot neater and I make less mistakes than using a machine. It is also easier to sew the piping in by hand…

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8 February, 2012



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4 February, 2012

  • 12:30 PM

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    hollycornish added the project Ali Waistcoat
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    This was a 21st present for my brother. The lining and back material is some silk fabric that a friend brought back from Dubai, the outer from a local fabric shop at home. The pattern is Butterick …

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1 February, 2012

  • 06:39 PM

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    hollycornish commented on the project Blackberry Case

    Ah thank you pink-cornelia! I think it was only hard because I was going round curves. In the end I pinned it very carefully on one side, stiched it with a zipper foot, then put the two sides toget…

  • 01:23 PM

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    hollycornish added the project Blackberry Case
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    I am not a lover of technology and this phone is not my friend. Having said that I am determined not to kill it (as I do tend to kill things on a regular basis, this was my fourth phone last year!)…

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16 September, 2011

  • 12:18 PM

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    hollycornish added the project India Skirt
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    I wanted a floor-length skirt for travelling in North India this summer.

    This was made using quite thick cotton (so it wasn’t see through and I wouldn’t need to line it) and Burda Style pattern…

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20 January, 2011

  • 08:48 AM

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    hollycornish added the project King Ali Trouser
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    Here is another pair of pyjama style pants. This time commissioned by my brother. His specification was ‘something cool’ and I happened upon this American flag print in my local fabric store. The ’…

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13 August, 2010

  • 07:18 PM

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    hollycornish added the project Shona Trouser
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    The material was bought in Uganda last year. I dithered about what to make – personally its a bit busy for a dress – so decided on ‘pants’. I have lived in them ever since!

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