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thecuriouskiwi

http://thecuriouskiwi.wordpress.com/

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8 December, 2010

  • 08:43 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi posted a message on susanne2011's wall

    Hi Susanne! How are you settling in Perth? You probably don’t have your machines yet but if you are interested I have posted our December and January BSC meets, we’d love you to come along and sinc…

  • 12:44 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win Mood Fabrics $100 Gift Card!

    It’s a hard questions because I often buy fabrics, notions and patterns that I don’t use straight away but between $500 and $750 would be a good guess. It sounds a lot when I write it like that but…



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4 December, 2010

  • 02:47 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 3 - Win a Martha Stewart Prize Package!

    The Stella Jacket is my favourite so far, I have only made one but next winter I want to make another in different fabric so it has a different personality. I think it’s a great “base” pattern too,…

  • 02:11 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Hot high waisted pants?

    I would make them as they are since they look nice and fitted around the hips and bum, then try them on and re-pin the leg seams below the hip (both inner and outer leg seam on both legs) so they a…



3 December, 2010

  • 10:27 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Featured Member: Carolyn S

    No no, they are still on hold, when I get back from my honeymoon they are top of the pile, should only need about 2 hours work so I want to wear them to February meet :)
    Enjoy the rest of your brea…



2 December, 2010

  • 12:29 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Featured Member: Carolyn S

    It’s so good to see you featured :) I love your top 10, some amazing projects there that I haven’t seen before and I totally agree with your motto, just dive right in, sometimes that’s the best way…



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30 November, 2010

  • 08:17 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Sizes

    Congrats and welcome to our sewing world :) You should be proud of all your sewing accomplishments no matter how small, putting in the bobbin is a very important first step for sewing :) Good luck …



29 November, 2010

  • 04:00 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Sports Casual

    I am not a fan of sweat pants in public or harem pants but I really want to try a playsuit/jumpsuit kind of thing, maybe with shorts as the bottom part…if it all goes terribly wrong then I won’t …



26 November, 2010

  • 08:43 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project My own Zoe (finally!)

    Great job I am glad you stuck with it. The skirt join is quite low on this dress, I also added vertical darts to bring it in under the bust. You look really good, well done :) xx

  • 08:39 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Pattern Magic 3 - Japanese Book is out!

    Ohh I love these books, not that I have attempted anything from them yet but I hope to experiment a bit next year. How exciting that number 3 is coming out, thanks for sharing!!

  • 08:38 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the forum topic Does anyone use mass produced sewing patterns?

    1)Which sewing company patterns do you purchase?
    Butterick/Vogue/McCalls

    2)Which size(s) do you most often buy for:
    Tops 10-12-14
    Skirts 10-12-14
    Trousers 10-12-14
    I buy the multi-sized patterns a…

  • 05:52 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the article Announcing our 2010 Holiday Giveaway!

    Ohh it’s like the best Christmas present ever and congrats on turning 4 BurdaStyle, with many more years to come I hope xx



22 November, 2010

  • 11:30 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Yellowish JJ

    The pleats are cute, good save :) This is such a great pattern and looks so good on you to :)



16 November, 2010

  • 12:59 PM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project ten pole tunic,,

    Beautiful Gill, best $2 ever! ;)

  • 12:58 PM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Lady Grey

    Beautiful, that colour looks so amamzing on you! And I love your lining. I didn’t participate because it is the wrong season here for me but I have the pattern and I “followed” the sew-along, I can…

  • 12:55 PM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project reversible retro re-do

    Reversible….I LOVE anything reversible. Such cute fabric and love matching shoes, well done! :)



15 November, 2010

  • 02:08 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Golden Belle Dress

    Very nice, good job, of course she won I bet she looked beautiful :) It makes me think of the dress in the Beauty and the Beast cartoon.

  • 02:07 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Gathered Jenny

    So pretty, I love your fabric. If you feel too exposed maybe you could make a cammi to go
    under with some pretty lace to peak through the v part :)

  • 02:07 AM

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    thecuriouskiwi commented on the project Jenni's hat - Simplicity 6702, 1966

    Ohh I wish you could still buy this pattern, I’d love to make myself a hat like that. Lovely job xx



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