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ikanbilis80

Discovered single fold bias facing. Woot!!

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5 December, 2010



1 December, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 added the project GoodBye Marie Dress
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    The name is such because I took apart my Floral Marie skirt to make this dress. The bodice has a 60s inspired neckline. I modified Simplicity 7010 for the bodice and made the skirt with two rectan…

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15 November, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 added the project Denim Shorts with Polka Dot Trimming
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    I HAD TO sew something, anything to unwind and wanted instant gratification. So I made yet another pair of shorts. This has to be the quickest sewing project. I reckon it took me no more than 2 hou…

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8 November, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 added the project Floral Marie
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    This is based on Burda’s Marie. I don’t really like how it turned out, The shape of the skirt was not flattering for my body type. Perhaps I will leave out the pleats at the back and use darts inst…

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2 November, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 commented on the project Static pants

    Neat!!!

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    ikanbilis80 commented on the project indian gathered blouse

    I would love to have the pattern!!! I *ahem outgrew the choli I wore for my wedding. Need a new one to attend a Bollywood-themed party next month. Your version looks more fancy than the regular st…



23 October, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 commented on the project Natty's Copycat Macaron Dress

    This is so red-carpet-chic!! It would look so sensational with caged heels and bright red lips! It took me a while to browse through all your projects! You are one talented fashionista!!! I love al…

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    ikanbilis80 added nattyjane as a friend


11 October, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 added the project Topshop Inspired Candy Striped Dress
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    The dress is quite fast to make. No drafting required. The bodice and skirt are just rectangles. I used elastic bands so no zips! . Actually, I am not too keen on the strap. Do you think it’ll loo…

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15 September, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 added the technique Serger-less hemming - Zig Zag Over Fold method
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    I tried hemming using zig-zag stitches the usual way, but encountered some problem with softer fabric. It tends to bunch up and made the edges really ugly. So I thought of sewing the zig-zag stitc…

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    ikanbilis80 added the project Polka Dots Romper
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    This is it. This is the last bit of my Polka Dots Fabric. I made three pieces of garments with 3 metres of fabric. I love Polka dots! The top is made with a knitted cotton which I cut off from a …

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2 August, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 commented on the project Upcycled Retro Elastic Waist Skirt

    The skirt is essentially two rectangles. Sew the two sides of rectangle together, as well as the two ends of the elastic together. I divided the edge I would attach the elastic to into 8 parts. I…



1 August, 2010

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    ikanbilis80 added the project Minty Green Nursing Dress
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    Floral prints are in! But the problem is , you can’t find many clothes for nursing mothers that are trendy so I decided to make my own dress! It has two deep pockets and TWO zips, one on each side…

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