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15 March, 2015



12 March, 2015

  • 07:20 AM

    laracrj added the project called Simple, but effective
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    I’m having a bit of down time in school at the moment, which is lovely. We’re doing lots of activities that don’t produce marking, which means I have evenings to do what I want with.

    Sewing.

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1 March, 2015



28 February, 2015

  • 08:32 AM

    laracrj added the project called Polka dots and Pearls
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    Another remade dress, which first appeared on here way back when! (Bonus points if you look for it in the archives).

    I changed the bodice and pleated the skirt and ended up with a lovely dress….

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19 February, 2015

  • 08:26 AM

    laracrj added the project called Making simple clothes stand out
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    Step 1:
    Make a simple vest top. (I traced an existing top onto this skirt, which I never wore.)

    Step 2:
    Add some pretty embellishments. (I pleated a length of cotton lace trim – made easier by…

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22 October, 2013

  • 05:38 PM

    laracrj added the project called Cami shirt
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    I made this shirt from Pauline Alice’s cami shirt dress pattern. I wish it fit me, but unfortunately it’s too small so it’s for sale on etsy

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  • 05:05 PM

    laracrj added the project called Floral Shirtdress
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    I love this dress. It doesn’t fit perfectly, but the fabric is so soft and pretty that I don’t even care.

    You can read more about it and see more pictures on my blog….

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7 October, 2013

  • 06:15 AM

    laracrj ’s status has been updated to:
    Giveaway on my blog http://dreamingofavonlea.wordpress.com/2
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16 September, 2013



14 September, 2013

  • 06:04 PM

    laracrj added the project called Selfless Sewing
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    I finally did it…I sewed a man’s shirt. It’s by no means perfect, but I’m still pretty happy with the finished product.

    I used the Frank button down shirt from the BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage M…

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  • 05:57 PM

    laracrj added the project called Vintage up-cycle 2
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    I don’t know whether you noticed my vintage up-cycle 1 , but whether you did or didn’t…here is the second dress I found and altered.

    As…

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  • 05:39 PM

    laracrj added the project called Vintage up-cycle 1
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    I recently managed to acquire some vintage dresses, which I transformed into more wearable pieces.
    Here is the first of those (you can see more on “my blog”: http://dreamingofavonlea.wordpress.co…

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  • 05:27 PM

    laracrj added the project called How to get carried away with jersey
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    So – I managed to make 2 very simple jersey skirts in a day. They’re such an easy thing to make and work with so many things in my wardrobe.

    You can read more about how I made them and see more…

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  • 05:18 PM

    laracrj added the project called Meet Veronica
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    I’ve been wanting to make more from the BurdaStyle vintage modern handbook for a while and eventually settled for the Veronica geometric top, which is an adaptation of the Elizabeth dress (which I …

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  • 05:02 PM

    laracrj commented on the project Yellow-VintageSommerDress

    Stunning – the fabric is perfect, bed clothes or not! x

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17 August, 2013

  • 09:00 PM

    laracrj commented on the project "A la Russe" dress

    This is stunning – what a way to use such a precious piece of fabric! x

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10 August, 2013



9 August, 2013



4 August, 2013

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