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6 February, 2017

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Awww… thanks so much Liliv x

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you. I was a bit anxious to make this as it was my first pair of trousers but thankfully all was good!

  • 08:31 AM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you Lindsay :-)

  • 08:31 AM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you. I think so too. Usually wax cotton is so bright and ‘out there’ but this one was more sedate!

  • 08:30 AM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you Elpida. It is usual for a West African wedding for guests to dress in the same fabric as a sign of support, togetherness and community. It isn’t usual for a Christening but Lucy wanted it…

  • 08:28 AM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you Beccki :-)

  • 08:28 AM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you Chula. You should definitely check out wax cotton. It is a dream to work with! x



30 January, 2017

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    janene commented on the project LONDRES Vest

    Very cool indeed! Love the fabric you used :-)

  • 12:22 PM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thanks Mary. Have you used wax cotton before? Its fabulous to sew with :-)

  • 12:22 PM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thank you Maira. Ha! Yes she was! All the other ladies had dresses or skirts and the men had shirts or tunics. :-)

  • 12:21 PM

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    janene commented on the project A jumpsuit for Lucy

    Thanks, Ellen x



29 January, 2017

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    janene commented on the project The Butterick B6094

    I just love it when that happens! Two for the price of one! Cute detailing from the bias trim at the hem :-)

  • 06:34 PM

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    janene commented on the project Jazzy Jacquard

    What a beautiful dress and so perfectly fitted too :-)

  • 06:33 PM

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    janene commented on the project Addicted to colors

    What a gorgeously coordinated outfit. So classy! :-)

  • 06:32 PM

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    janene commented on the project Easy Knitted fabric Top :)

    Lovely combo! x

  • 06:30 PM

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    janene added the project A jumpsuit for Lucy
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    I made something for someone else for a change! A jumpsuit for my friend. I made modifications to New Look Pattern 6446 and used a fabulous African wax fabric. More details on what I changed and ho…

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18 January, 2017

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    janene commented on the project BHL Alix in Black Watch

    Thanks Ellen x

  • 03:38 PM

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    janene commented on the project BHL Alix in Black Watch

    Thanks Mary. I’m a sucker for tartan! Remote photos by me this time as no one else was around.

  • 03:37 PM

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    janene commented on the project Prilla, Ralph Pink

    I agree with Mary… all very lovely. That’s the trouble with different fabrics. You never quite know how they are going to behave till you’ve tried! Don’t see any failures here though :-)



17 January, 2017

  • 09:45 PM

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    janene commented on the project Top with collar

    Great structure. You’d never know this was from an old bedsheet!

  • 09:42 PM

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    janene commented on the project Aldaia dress

    Such a lovely silhouette… very classy!

  • 09:41 PM

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    janene commented on the project Mila & Minu outfit

    Such a stylish ensemble! Love the texture in that blouse.

  • 09:39 PM

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    janene commented on the project Red Pea Coat

    This is a dream coat. I love it Ellen!

  • 09:38 PM

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    janene commented on the project Floral Micro Cord Alder Shirtdress

    This is beautiful! I bet it feels gorgeous to wear. Great fit too!

  • 09:36 PM

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    janene added the project BHL Alix in Black Watch
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    This is the Alix dress pattern by By Hand London. I made it with poly viscose Black Watch tartan. It sewed up really quick and I love how comfortable it is. There’s no zips or buttons. Just a hole …

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7 January, 2017

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