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jennyrecorder

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

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5 March, 2013

  • 11:42 PM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Muslin fitting (Top only)

    I think it looks lovely on her, bespoke garments are a godsend for people for whom RTW is a nightmare, now if we could get all the larger girls out of skinny jeans and sleeveless tops and into clot…



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3 March, 2013

  • 02:08 PM

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    jennyrecorder added the project The Liza Top, project number 4
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    Project 4 from Jody Lange’s Sew Outside The Lines , this is the Liza top. A simple, but lovely 2 panelled top with ribbon tie neckline. i made it for myself, but Clare comandeered it as soon as I t…

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26 February, 2013

  • 02:20 PM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Section Dress

    That is really, really nice :)

  • 11:34 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Project 3, the funky cushion

    Thanks Marjorie, the stitch selection is a huge bonus on her and she came with 9 presser feet and her original manual and case… the manual has the original owner’s notes inside :)
    It is so lovely…

  • 10:39 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Project 3, the funky cushion

    17?!!!! Better get started :)
    Of course you can use it, it wasn’t my idea in the first place, but the concept is pretty simple, it just took a lot of time.

  • 09:17 AM

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    jennyrecorder added the project Project 3, the funky cushion
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    The Jody Lange experience continues, this week a cushion cover that takes me out of my comfort zone :)
    PS: First full project sewn on Truide the 46 year old (but new for me) Bernina 730.

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21 February, 2013

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Vogue 8787 - Help, Please!

    I think you are being hard on yourself, the cut of the dress really looks lovely on you and any perceived flaws are only what you see, no-one else will notice them… as seamstressess we are our ow…



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12 February, 2013

  • 12:20 AM

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Sewing Journal

    Yes and yes! It’s a place where I jot ideas, keep fabric samples and tie them in with projects. I also keep my Craftsy class materials in it. Perhaps the most useful thing is that it holds my multi…

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    jennyrecorder commented on the article Grammy Style: Our Favorite Red Carpet Looks!

    Drake’s trousers needed refitting! At least Wally’s (Gotye) pants were on the mark!



11 February, 2013

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    jennyrecorder commented on the project Sewing Journal

    Thanks Marjorie, the 730 hasn’t arrived yet and at nearly 19kg (so I’ve been told), the Pfaff will be the one that goes travelling :) I’m looking forward to opening the case and meeting the old gir…

  • 09:26 AM

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    jennyrecorder added the project Sewing Journal
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    I had my first sewing lesson with Jody Lange (sewoutsidethelines.com.au) on Saturday, she is teaching me about colour and print (I tend towards the conservative). Anyway, the first project is a cov…

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7 February, 2013

  • 12:19 PM

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    jennyrecorder posted a message on jennyrecorder's wall

    …oh and yes she’s a 730…!

  • 12:18 PM

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    jennyrecorder posted a message on jennyrecorder's wall

    Thanks Marjorie, it’s coming from Brisbane! It’s nearly 19 kg, so The freight is nearly $100 and it is a bit shabby, but it’s just been serviced and is in top notch working order, all the feet incl…