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jennyrecorder

What is with the people who critique but never make???

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27 October, 2012



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  • 04:17 AM

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    jennyrecorder posted a message on schnui's wall

    Blast it, your last comment was not inappropriate, I hate that button! I am the shortest in my Father’s family, all my cousins find my height a huge joke, especially as they are all 5’10" or taller…

  • 02:07 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Sally and Wendy, the perfect match!

    Thanks Marjorie, I’ve saved the paper too, the pieces are so generous :) I’m thinking of doing the Wendy pants in something brighter for summer at work, I can refine some of the issues that have ma…



24 October, 2012

  • 11:06 PM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Sally and Wendy, the perfect match!

    Thanks Anne, I went to work in this outfit and was comfortable all day. I did stabilise the front of the top with a silver brooch as there is a fair bit of movement because I made it in a knit inst…

  • 12:11 PM

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    jennyrecorder added the project Sally and Wendy, the perfect match!
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    Two StyleArc projects, the Simply Sally wrap top mentioned in a previous post, matched with the Wendy trousers. These are the first trousers I have made off a pattern and they are great! Didn’t hav…

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  • 12:04 PM

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    jennyrecorder added the project Mobile phone socks for Al and me:)
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    I had an upgrade to a new smartphone and gave my not-so-old phone to Alison, then made us both bright phone socks so we could find them in our bags…simple 10 minute project.

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  • 07:24 AM

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    jennyrecorder posted a message on schnui's wall

    Hi Marjorie,

    I’ve been thinking of you sewing the Simply Sally top by Stylearc and I have a suggestion. Because you are going to sew it in a stretch fabric (as I did), you may want to be conserv…



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8 October, 2012

  • 06:04 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Simply Sally

    Thanks Susan, it looks even better now that I have finished the seams better, I wore it yesterday to dinner, but untied with the front panels pinned, it looked unusual :)



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  • 10:54 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Simply Sally

    …actually, I might follow my own advice and cut it to a gentle curve before I wear it out :)

  • 10:52 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Simply Sally

    Hi Marjorie, I haven’t made them yet, but I bought the Wendy pants and the Lexley blouse/dress. I was amazed that the patterns are hand drawn and so beautifully too :) As far as the back of the Sal…

  • 07:12 AM

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    jennyrecorder added the project Simply Sally
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    This is StyleArc’s Simply Sally top, they are an Australian pattern company which draws patterns to your sizing. I loved the look of this top so thought I would give it a go. It came together prett…

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30 September, 2012

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    jennyrecorder commented on the article Get the Look: Ivy Style

    I was a devotee of the preppy look in the early 1980’s, spent a fortune on classic designs by quality Australian labels, still have a lot of it hanging in my wardrobe (sadly not my size any more), …



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