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iwanttobeaturtle

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13 January, 2014

  • 09:00 PM

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    iwanttobeaturtle added the project Cooper bag
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    What do you make your brother for Christmas? A Colette Cooper bag! A wonderfully easy pattern to construct. This bag is made from cotton canvas and oil cloth. Full details"her":http://www.iwanttobe…

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  • 08:50 PM

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    iwanttobeaturtle added the project Cadbury Ceylon dress
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    My first Ceylon dress from Colette Patterns and I absolutely adore it. I took a five month break from a toile that didn’t fit and picking this one up. I don’t know why I waited! Interesting constru…

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7 September, 2013

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    iwanttobeaturtle added the project Pretty in Peacock dress
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    Based on Mail Order 4657, a 1960s off center front button dress. My first attempt at grading up! Made from 100% cotton as part of the Fall for Cotton sew-a-long. More information here

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27 July, 2013

  • 09:51 PM

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    iwanttobeaturtle commented on the project Green Thurlow Shorts

    Thank you! They make a nice change to my normal denim shorts. They go well with some of my more dressier tops.

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    iwanttobeaturtle added the project Green Thurlow Shorts
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    My first attempt at getting shorts to fit. Made from light weight suiting fabric with button closure and zip. Pattern comes together quickly. The full adventure with the fitting is on my blog

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22 July, 2013

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    iwanttobeaturtle added the project Poppies
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    This is my first refashion. I took a handmade dress (not made by me) and tweaked it to make a summer dress for work. More information here

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1 July, 2013

  • 08:58 PM

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    iwanttobeaturtle added the project Navy and silver: Colette Anise
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    A lightweight Anise jacket made from navy suiting with cotton lining. Such a versatile piece, I can wear it for work or play and it is perfect for most seasons. I’ll probably make a winter version …

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