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tommi

Keep Sewin' & Smilin' :D

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21 November, 2011



4 January, 2010

  • 02:31 PM

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    tommi commented on the forum topic Discussion Rules and Best Practices

    I was just wondering if anyone has heard of “Saint Distaff’s Day” or, aka, Distaff’s Day celebrated on January 7th. I came across this “day” as I was searching for holidays or special days for sew…



15 December, 2009

  • 07:25 PM

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    tommi added the project Crush Velvet Cocktail Dress
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    Basic style. Insead of using ruffles, I have sewn two pleated strips and attached to bottom of dress. Has a turtle neck and is sleeveless.

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  • 06:48 PM

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    tommi added the project Burda Fashion Coat #16
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    Another version that I have made of Burda Fashion Magazine’s Model No.:16 Coat -
    Knee length cardigan-
    Cream in colour-
    Very easy to follow pattern

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31 October, 2009

  • 02:23 AM

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    tommi added the project I.S.'s purse
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    Burda style no.: 145
    Cell phone/Mobile phone bag
    I saw this above pattern a few months ago and wondered about what I could do with it since I do not own a cell/mobile phone. I was making dinne…

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29 October, 2009

  • 06:41 PM

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    tommi added the project Plum Fall Jacket
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    This is my version of the Burda Fashion Magazine (on-line) download pattern. Model no.:16 -Coat.
    The pattern said to have short sleeves, I did the opposite and used the selvage part for a "fringe…

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24 October, 2009

  • 04:35 AM

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    tommi commented on the project From the Ashes

    Thank you : )

  • 12:31 AM

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    tommi commented on the project Nadia's Shakira

    I love the material and the colour is gorgeous : )

  • 12:29 AM

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    tommi commented on the project From the Ashes

    Forgot to add that it still needs to be hemmed

  • 12:26 AM

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    tommi added the project From the Ashes
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    I first made a version of this skirt in 1986, it disappeared. Then again in ’89, it too disappeared. So now it is re-born from the ashes of my memory of the pattern.

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18 August, 2009

  • 12:08 AM

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    tommi added the project Up-Cycled Yoga Pants
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    Had a pair of yoga pants that stretched as I wore them. Decided to see if I could make a jacket out of them.
    From shoulder seams {used to be knee area} to waist 16"
    :Sleeves {once legs} 21.5"
    :…

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26 June, 2009

  • 09:45 PM

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    tommi added the project "Luau"
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    Up-cycled article. Always remember: “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” ; ) Needed a shirt to go to a Luau party & came up with this.

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25 June, 2009

  • 12:23 PM

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    tommi added the project Burda #7742
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    Medium weight jersey knit sewn together with two different coloured threads for effect. Bright orange and bright green.

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16 June, 2009



15 June, 2009

  • 10:39 PM

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    tommi commented on the project Robot Shirt

    My hubby does the same for me as well on some of our trips out to the fabric store.
    It’s great having a guy around with fashion sense ; )