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JulietSews

So much to sew! Sew not enough time!

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16 August, 2013



1 April, 2013



23 March, 2013

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    JulietSews added the project Cheerful Tulips
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    I made this dress earlier this year but never quite managed to get some decent photos, despite my wearing it non-stop!

    The pattern is Simplicity 5663 from 1964. It features a genius front pleat …

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2 February, 2013

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    JulietSews added the project A Zeopard Dress
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    Made for Jungle January, this dress is the ultimate in confidence boosters!

    The pattern is New Look 6773, using pieces D and J. It’s very simple – but when you’re sewing fabric with pink Zebra …

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21 January, 2013

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    JulietSews commented on the project Poppy Days dress

    Hi – I just drafted the bodice from an existing dress, and made it wider at the waist to accommodate for the shirring around my waist. A basic bodice block would be a good starting point – happy to…



8 January, 2013



5 January, 2013

  • 10:01 PM

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    JulietSews added the project Poppy Days dress
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    This is a very simple sundress, a basic bodice with a double-length rectangle skirt, which I shirred for some waist definition. I love it!

    I made it from some beautifully soft rayon, which I bo…

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5 November, 2012

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    JulietSews commented on the article Comment to Win "New Dress a Day"

    My favourite BurdaStyle pattern? Got to be 5/2010 Dress with Ruffle sleeve, because it’s so versatile! It can be casual or fabulous, it’s a great ‘shell’ for modifications (I’ve made a dress and a …



27 October, 2012



23 October, 2012

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    JulietSews added the project Fields of Green
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    A much-disliked UFO turned into a much-loved dress, all with the help of three little buttons.

    I made this at the start of the year but it just felt so dowdy and wrong in all of its greeness, an…

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14 October, 2012



29 September, 2012

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    JulietSews commented on the project Palest of Yellows

    This is lovely – the metal zipper was a good choice! Sweet and chic at the same time.

  • 09:12 PM

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    JulietSews added the project Grey corduroy pants
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    This is my first ever pair of (finished) pants. Made with an un-waled grey corduroy and with a straight leg, I’m pretty pleased with how they turned out.
    The pattern was traced from an old pair o…

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9 September, 2012



8 September, 2012