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machelefranklin

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22 January, 2015

  • 03:04 PM

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    machelefranklin added the project Cabin fever Tova
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    I had a short week of holidays last summer, and half of it was spent under a pouring rain. Yet i was lucky enough to have a sewing machine at hand, which prevented me from cabin fever.
    I made the …

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6 June, 2014

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    machelefranklin added the project Sunny or not
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    A summer ensemble for baby Helose : top + bloomer, if the summer is warm, but with a pair of trousers in case we get a shi**y summer (like it happened many times before …).

    Top : Lily Bird Stu…

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21 May, 2014

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    machelefranklin added the project L.O.L.A.
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    A test version of the Lola dress pattern by Victory Patterns.
    I used a very cheap remnant of fabric which was way too short, and I had to modify the pockets to complete the dress. I ended up with …

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16 May, 2014



15 May, 2014

  • 08:51 AM

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    machelefranklin commented on the project Doubletrouble

    It was time consuming ! And my boyfriend is a perfectionist so I had to be twice more meticulous ;)

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    machelefranklin commented on the project Doubletrouble

    Thank you !

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    machelefranklin commented on the project Doubletrouble

    Thank you ! I really was happily surprised with the fit (sometimes Burda isn’t adjusted too well).

  • 12:15 AM

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    machelefranklin added the project Doubletrouble
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    A men shirt from a 2009 Burda pattern. I didn’t add the back darts, but the fit seems perfect like that.
    I made a top for my kid with the remnants.

    Pictures and details on my blog

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13 May, 2014



19 February, 2014

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    machelefranklin added the project Cooper
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    Colette Patterns Cooper bag : version 2, the satchel, with an extra strap.
    I’m super pleased with the result, it’s a great pattern and with instructions fully detailled in the Cooper sewalong on C…

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3 January, 2014

  • 11:53 PM

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    machelefranklin added the project Almost Melanie dress
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    This is the “Melanie” dress pattern, by Republique du chiffon (from the book “Un ete couture”), that I made 2 months after I gave birth to my son. I’m still overweight compared to my pre-pregnancy …

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  • 11:39 PM

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    machelefranklin added the project Pimp my stroller
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    I have a Stokke stroller, which is very practical, but which comes with very expensive accessories.
    This is a cover I made using water-repellent fabric, doubled with fleece, and press-studs of the…

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6 November, 2013

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    machelefranklin added the project Lil' Jo in Asia
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    A winter ensemble for my baby’s cousin, who’s just 3 months older than him. The wrap-over top and the mandarin collar dress were supposed to be single-layered, but I modified the original patterns …

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4 October, 2013

  • 08:51 AM

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    machelefranklin added the project Baby Sleeping Bag
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    My version of the September Burda Mag “Baby sleeping bag”, that I slightly modified to make it more adjustable.
    I simply put press studs where the pattern recommend sewing, on the bottom and the …

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28 September, 2013