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24 March, 2011

  • 05:52 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Zipper Accessories

    Zippers are cool. I remember seeing a “zipper” necklace in some design store when I went to Melbourne. It was basically a metal toothed zipper on black tape and they had cut the tape back to the te…



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11 March, 2011

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Stormy Skies Dress

    I love the fabric you chose, perfect for that dress and dreary rainy days :)

  • 08:44 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project The Daddy Shirt Dress

    Really cute, the ruffles are the best!

  • 08:22 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Ikea Hack = Happy Sewing

    Hi Kasiorist, I made my own patterns using the old cover from my chair, I just cut it off and drew around it. If you click on the “instructions” tab above the photo I wrote a bit more on how I did …



3 March, 2011

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Double Notifications

    Good idea, I deleted about 25 emails today myself, I think I’ll take your advice and turn off my email settings then hopefully when it’s all fixed we can turn them back on again.



1 March, 2011

  • 11:56 PM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Double Notifications

    I think this is getting worse. I got an email 2 days ago with 3 notifications in it, the same email got sent to me yesterday and then I got another email today with the same 3 notifications times 3…

  • 08:36 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Updated Sizing chart

    Oh that was me :)
    http://thecuriouskiwi.wordpress.com/downloads/
    I scanned them and posted them on my blog so I could find them easily – after the old Burda site got taken down it is impossible to …

  • 08:24 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Do I need a serger?

    I lived without a serger/overlocker for ages and used to zig-zag all my raw edges which was fine. Ultimately I got a serger for the same reason you are considering: that professional look to my ite…



28 February, 2011

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Burda magazine Patterns - grainlines?

    Usually there is a long arrow down the pattern piece but I have noted Burda often mark the grainline along a straight edge of the pattern piece, like along the centre front/back, sometimes it can …



27 February, 2011

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project BSC Perth Reversible Apron

    There is a pattern download link to the right on this page, the button says “Get it Now”, it will be saved in your profile page under ‘My Account’ > ‘Purchase History’
    :)



25 February, 2011

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article From The Runway To Your Wardrobe

    It seems to be ok now but it was the skirt pattern and the bottom jacket pattern. I ended up just searching for the patterns on the Patterns page and got it that way.



24 February, 2011

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic BSC Perth WA Australia

    BSC Perth WA now has almost 60 members! We had a huge meet at a local fabric shop last weekend and it was so much fun!!
    We now have a blog so you see what we’ve been up to: http://bscperthwa.wordpr…

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Update on what's happening with the site

    That’s great news Sew4my3, I just love this site and want to see it continue to grow and improve :) I’m looking forward to seeing what the team has to show us.

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    thecuriouskiwi posted a message on thecuriouskiwi's wall

    Thank you for your thoughts, luckily all mine & my husbands family are safe in the North Island but my Mum did feel the quake in Wellington. It’s all very sad but what an amazing response from all …



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17 February, 2011

  • 08:35 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic What is ok to post?

    I’ve noticed that a member was posting the Lekala/Modern patterns too. If you want to share a free pattern that you’ve seen online it’s best to share the link in this discussion post here: http://w…

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic i lost it =(

    I don’t remember that dress but when you do find it you should click “add to my favourite” under the photo, that way you’ll never lose it again :)