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lizabel

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23 June, 2009

  • 07:03 PM

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    lizabel commented on the article Knock-Offs Knocked Out!

    I work in a niche of the apparel industry and I do not see how this law could even be enforced. You go to a trade show and a lot of times everything looks the same with a different logo on it. How …



5 December, 2008



28 March, 2008

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    lizabel posted a message on staticstasy's wall

    You asked about the skirt for my fiesta dress-it was pretty much a full circle. I think what makes it neat is the effect the vertical stripes create. It was from the dress pattern Butterick B4919.



26 March, 2008

  • 11:59 PM

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    lizabel added the project Duffel Bag
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    This was a gift for my hubby. I duplicated his beloved old sports bag. It has square ends with piping, a zipper at the top, and handles of nylon webbing. I added a lining with a pocket, but unfortu…

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  • 11:51 PM

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    lizabel added the project Fiesta Dress
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    I made this last spring and wore it to my bridal shower and a few other events. It is a retro style pattern. It has a full skirt with ties that criss cross in the front and tie in the back. The bac…

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  • 11:38 PM

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    lizabel added the project Plaid Ape Jacket
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    Bias cut jacket with raglan sleeves, patch pockets, peter pan collar, button front and box pleat in back. I don’t especially like the way this turned out. It could be my choice of fabrics or it cou…

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  • 03:21 PM

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    lizabel added the project Wool Suit
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    Unlined suit jacket and matching skirt I made in an introductory college sewing class. Jacket has lapel with one button, piped welt pockets, and back belt. Skirt has side lapped zipper, front piped…

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12 March, 2008

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    lizabel commented on the project Jakob

    Yay! I’ve been looking for a modern shirt pattern for my hubby.



11 March, 2008



27 February, 2008



26 February, 2008

  • 12:40 AM

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    lizabel added the project restyled western skirt
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    I got tired of this thrift store broomstick skirt so I decided to combine it with an old pair of jeans to make something new and unique.

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  • 12:15 AM

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    lizabel added the project crazy skirt
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    I made this skirt years ago from some crazy fabric someone didn’t want anymore and a pattern from 1986. It is a straight skirt with diagonal flounce at the bottom. It has a side zipper, waistband, …

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23 February, 2008

  • 06:41 PM

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    lizabel commented on the project x-factor dress

    Thank you so much for the nice comments! I could try to make a how-to for it, are you interested in the bodice, the skirt, or both?

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    lizabel commented on the project wool sheath

    The picture was a bit dark, although I tried to lighten it. However, I decided it is more of a grey-blue so I called it stone blue. The pattern is from 1974-its Simplicity 6559. You probably won’t …



22 February, 2008

  • 03:10 AM

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    lizabel added the project wool sheath
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    This fully lined sleeveless dress lands just above the knee. It has a raised waistline and I adopted a square neckline. Couture sewing techniques were used, including a hand picked zipper.

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20 February, 2008

  • 10:53 PM

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    lizabel added the project x-factor dress
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    My own design-I used flat pattern design from a basic sloper. It has a full circle skirt with pockets, a midriff yoke, a sweetheart neckline, and front darts that meet in the center front. It is li…

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