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19 January, 2014

  • 08:09 PM

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    laurwyn added the project Linen Second Skin
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    This pattern was in the Fall 2011 edition of Ottobre (a Finnish magazine). The same bodice was tweaked into different dresses. I love the classic darts. I chose the version with deep V neckline and…

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12 January, 2014

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    laurwyn added the project Chevron Ponco
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    I needed a nice and cosy poncho for Monday mornings. At work, the heating is law during the week end. It means that on Mondays and everymorning, I feel quite cold. I already wanted to make a color …

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5 January, 2014

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    laurwyn added the project Wiggle Dress with a Cherry on top
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    Since July, I have been losing a little bit of weight, and this made me want to wear more fitted clothing. I have also been feeling more comfortable wearing these fitted dresses and skirts. For my …

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13 October, 2013

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    laurwyn commented on the project Zinnia birds

    What a great choice of fabric for the Zinnia!
    I am crazy about all yellow colored things!

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    laurwyn commented on the project Halter neck dress w/t drape bust

    I love that pattern. The envelope is now calling me from my cupboard!
    I really like your choice of fabric too.

  • 07:33 PM

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    laurwyn commented on the project Midnight blue wrap skirt

    It is such a beautiful skirt! I love the drape of it too.
    I am sure it works with many different tops!

  • 07:26 PM

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    laurwyn added the project A Liberty version of Rachel Comey
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    Fall is here and this is my first fall project!

    Earlier this year, Mister brought back some beautiful Liberty prints from London. I have trained him well! One of the fabrics her got me is this b…

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30 September, 2012

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    laurwyn posted a message on laurwyn's wall

    Hi Daisy, thanks for your sweet message!
    I am still sewing, but I am not taking time to document projects and the results anymore (totally my fault here). I guess my new job + moving into our first…



24 June, 2012

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    laurwyn commented on the project Maxi-flowery-pretty-dress

    I have used the magazine patterns, but U think that this version is the simple one. On the other hand, you can get the shorter version and just add a tier …



24 February, 2012

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    laurwyn posted a message on laurwyn's wall

    I’d say cotton would work well, but it would have to be a thin-ish cotton



7 August, 2011

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    laurwyn added the project Un Beignet a l'Orange
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    At first, I thought that it was not that exciting. But this is a pattern that slowly crept up on me. I saw a few bloggers’ finished ones. I am also looking for different types of skirts as I seem t…

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4 June, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the project Go go green!

    It is a “petite” sizing. So 17 is like a 34 (in Europe) but in “petite” proportions…

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    laurwyn posted a message on laurwyn's wall

    Reading a lot of info in books and online… Blogs are such a great resource!



1 April, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the project Une Crepe aux pommes

    The spring peaked a little last week, but the bad weather is sadly back!
    But I don’t care, I wear the dress with a cardigan anyway :p

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    laurwyn commented on the project Une Crepe aux pommes

    thank you ;)
    I am sure it would look great on you too!

  • 08:48 AM

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    laurwyn commented on the project Une Crepe aux pommes

    grey and pink became my favorite things…

  • 08:47 AM

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    laurwyn commented on the project Une Crepe aux pommes

    Thank you! I really fell in love with the fabric in the shop too!

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    laurwyn commented on the project Une Crepe aux pommes

    I know that the pattern is more expensive then other ones, but it is totally worth it…



31 March, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the project Ruffled blouse "Lady Pam"

    Your dear friend is a very lucky lady!
    I remember this pattern, it was in an “Alice in Wonderland” kind of feature right?
    You did an amazing job as always. I am particularly impressed with the wris…



25 February, 2011

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    laurwyn added the project Une Crepe aux pommes
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    The blogosphere has been blooming sew-alongs lately! After the Lady Grey, I decided to enroll to the Crepe sew-along that Gertie has developed for a few reasons. First, I learned SO much following …

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24 February, 2011

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    laurwyn added the project New lining for Mister's vintage coat!
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    Last year, my Mister found a vintage woolen coat in a second hand shop. It was pure luck! It has a great shape and the outside wool was in a great state. After a bit of research, we found out t…

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    laurwyn commented on the project Midnight Sky Dress

    I really think that it’ll work during the days too, especially in the winter.

    I love the fact that you use simple and subtle shapes. You look so classy and pretty in the same time. The bow is a ve…



19 January, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the article Comment to Win Robert Kaufman Fabrics!

    I would make a flowy blouse with the voile, a skirt with the night and day, a dress with the metro living, and i would use the last one for a jacket (as a lining)



18 January, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the project Pencil, pleats and books!

    1. This is a plus size pattern, but you can easily transform it to fit a smaller size
    2. I mentioned Dutch instructions because I have used the pattern and instructions of the Dutch magazine in aug…



11 January, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the project Liz's Lady Grey Coat

    Great great job!
    There have been so many Lady Grey babies, thanks to Gertie! Soon will come the Crepe babies too!

    Your coat is gorgeous and looks very very neat! I love the bow!



8 January, 2011

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    laurwyn commented on the project Trial run Macaron

    I agree, the Macaron is a great pattern!
    I really like your version of it! I cannot wait for summer and new Macaron versions!



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26 December, 2010

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    laurwyn added the project Christmas dress for mum!
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    I can now show pictures of one of the Christmas presents! Yeay! This is the dress that I have made for my mum. It is based on a Burdastyle pattern from the November 2010 edition. It is a plus size …

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