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katexxxxxx

BACK! Sort of... Slaving down the frock mines!

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26 November, 2012



20 November, 2012

  • 12:50 AM

    katexxxxxx commented on discussion topic Fitted French Dart Dress

    I would say you are correct on that score, having made a couple way back as stage costumes (I see…

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19 November, 2012



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12 November, 2012

  • 07:21 PM

    katexxxxxx commented on the project 17th Century Stays

    Ta. These were awkward rather than difficult, but require a degree of historical knowledge, draf…

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11 November, 2012

  • 04:08 PM

    katexxxxxx ’s status has been updated to:
    Stays and court gowns! Musketeers for the win!
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  • 12:54 PM

    katexxxxxx added the project called 17th Century Stays
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    These stays are designed to go under dresses from the early Jacobean period, in the mid 1620’s. This is the time of Charles I, Louis XIII, the Musketeers…

    These stays are both softer and less…

    Read on

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  • 09:59 AM

    katexxxxxx commented on discussion topic Bias around neckline

    You need to allow for ‘turn of cloth’ – the amount extra needed to wrap the binding or whatever r…

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9 November, 2012



5 November, 2012

  • 01:52 PM

    katexxxxxx commented on discussion topic Liz #7936

    Something has got very lost in translation. I think, looking at the finished garment, that it’s …

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3 November, 2012

  • 01:06 AM

    katexxxxxx commented on discussion topic Sewing Two ZigZag Pieces

    It’s not ‘all in one motion’ so much as in one continuous seam. Will post pix tomottow.

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1 November, 2012

  • 02:05 AM

    katexxxxxx commented on the project Silver Doublet

    Less than some projects, but more than enough for an afternoon’s game! ;)

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30 October, 2012

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//profiles/katexxxxxx/my_activity?page=9