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15 June, 2015



7 June, 2015

  • 09:22 PM

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    juillet added the project Raglan Sleeve T-shirt
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    This is an experiment how well my sewing alternation technique works with New Look 6230.

    When I read reviews of this pattern on the web, several people mentioned the neck line was a little too…

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  • 09:21 PM

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    juillet added the project Blue Liberty Small Susanna Shirt
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    A front-buttoning shirt, using the Vogue v8772 pattern.

    My favorite Liberty print for this summer!

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22 June, 2014

  • 07:15 PM

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    juillet added the project Anniversary Shirt
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    This shirt was a surprise gift for my husband on the occasion of our anniversary, bringing back great memories of our honeymoon in Hawaii.

    With a special thought for him, I sewed “my heart” on …

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24 November, 2013

  • 06:37 AM

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    juillet added the project Cloche and Fedora
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    I made these hats as Christmas gifts for my aunt and uncle. The material for both hats is very soft like fleece, to keep these family members warm and cozy during this winter.

    I drew an origina…

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22 September, 2013

  • 07:19 PM

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    juillet added the project Poodle Shirt
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    This is not exactly a poodle pattern, I know. But, since I found this material at the store, I had been having an image of a poodle. So, I call this the Poodle Shirt. :)

    The pattern I used wa…

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31 August, 2013

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    juillet added the project Liberty Glenjade Tie Neck Shell
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    When I was shopping at the LOFT about a year ago, I found a cute blouse. However, by the time I decided to buy that cute blouse, all of them in my size were sold-out.

    So, I later bought this b…

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28 July, 2013

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    juillet added the project Pink Liberty Hope Shirt
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    A classic button-up shirt with gorgeous Liberty print.

    I use Vogue v8772 pattern with some alternations including adding a front band and sleeve vent bands.

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1 December, 2012

  • 09:25 PM

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    juillet added the project Girls' Party Aprons
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    I am going to throw a Christmas cooking party for my friends’ daughters. So, I sewed these aprons for girls to wear at the party. These aprons are the Christmas gifts after the party.

    The patt…

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21 October, 2012

  • 06:57 PM

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    juillet added the project Pleated Neck White Blouse
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    I found a lovely photograph for a top on the Simplicity 2724 pattern. Unfortunately, this pattern was made for a one-piece dress. So, I altered the dress pattern to produce a top, using some musl…

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3 October, 2012

  • 08:11 PM

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    juillet added the project Maine Dress
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    The sundress sewn with a fun and beautiful material from Maine where my husband and I visited last summer.

    I used the bodice pattern of Simplicity 2724 as a master bodice pattern. I then drew …

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15 September, 2012

  • 05:10 PM

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    juillet added the project Maine Shirt
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    While driving along the rocky coast of Maine on our way to Bar Harbor during June 2011, my husband and I stopped at a fabric shop called “Sewing by the Sea.” As we looked through the variety of ma…

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17 August, 2012

  • 03:21 AM

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    juillet commented on the project Sisters' Hats

    Thanks for the nice comment. I uploaded the site of the patterns I used at the description; there are the pdf files. Hope you make a beautiful hat :)

  • 03:14 AM

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    juillet commented on the project Sisters' Hats

    Thank you so much.



12 August, 2012

  • 03:47 PM

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    juillet added the project Sisters' Hats
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    These two hats are for my mother and her sister, to protect them from the summer sun.

    These hats are distingushed by one having 6 panels that form a rounded top and the other having 7 panels, wh…

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16 May, 2012



15 May, 2012

  • 08:23 PM

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    juillet commented on the project Red Summer Bag

    Thanks a lot !

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    juillet commented on the project Red Summer Bag

    Thank you for the nice comment. Yes, I make this pattern, which is fun to challenge.

  • 07:50 PM

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    juillet added the project Red Summer Bag
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    A casual handbag for this summer. A zipper pocket keeps my purse safe, and other pockets are convenient to store a pen, a handkerchief, etc.

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11 May, 2012

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    juillet added the project Toiletry Kit
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    To store my big hair brush for traveling, this is a little bigger size of a toiletry kit you usually see in a store.

    A shell is interfaced and then stitched.

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    juillet added the project on Mother's Day
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    Gifts for my mom who likes to go town for shopping, meeting with friends, and more.

    This handbag is inspired from kate spade’s bag, and a hat is copied from my boonie hat.

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9 January, 2012

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    juillet added the project Red Infinity Shirt
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    The commercial-brand pattern I first tried to use was a little baggy for my husband. So, I created by taking measurement from his favorite dress and sport shirts. I also spent hours to research o…

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11 November, 2011

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    juillet added the project Holiday Skirt
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    A self-drawing A-Line skirt. The black lace is overlaid on gray wool, then sewn together as a single material. An invisible zipper is inserted at the waist on the left side.

    Although some issu…

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22 July, 2011

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    juillet added the project Little Little Floral Dress
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    I made these for my friend’s baby girl, hoping they fit her well. The top is shirred on the front and the back, and the bottom has three red bows on the back.

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16 June, 2011

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    juillet added the project Little Floral Dress
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    I used Simplicity 2579 for the front bodice, and made the remaing parts of the pattern myself. I am very pleased with the outcome and I hope you like it, too.

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26 April, 2011

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    juillet commented on the project Peasant Style Dress

    Thank you so much.
    The shirring was not so difficult than I thought, although I redid once. I used my ordinary sewing machine and loosed the screw a little on the bobbin holder to loose the tensi…



25 April, 2011

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    juillet commented on the project Peasant Style Dress

    Thank you very much for the lovely comment.
    I used a pattern from an old Japanese style book with some alterations. I also went to a local department store several times to learn the proportion o…



24 April, 2011

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    juillet added the project Peasant Style Dress
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    A comfortable peasant-style dress in Madras mis-match for this summer. It is cased for elastic in the neck-line and the cuffs, and shirred around the waist-line.

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