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macska

Too many lovely things to make, not enough time!

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13 September, 2013



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5 April, 2013

  • 08:58 AM

    macska added the project called The "Melissa" dress
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    Made from Hollywood 805, a pattern from 1942.

    Features gathers at lower bodice to give a blousey effect, dart-fitted sleeve heads, interesting neckline, patch pockets with v-notches and curved a…

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14 February, 2013

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    macska added the project called The "Strawberry Sundae" shirt
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    Using a vintage 1950’s pattern, Home Journal 11553. This is the second time I’ve made this pattern – the first shirt I made from it quickly became a go-to piece in my wardrobe, so it deserved to b…

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    macska added the project called BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest 2013 - the Amelia shirt
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    A variation on the Amelia top, which is itself a variation of the Elizabeth dress bodice in the BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern book.

    Due to lifestyle needs (aka a small baby) I decided to take…

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    macska ’s status has been updated to:
    Too many lovely things to make, not enough time!
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29 December, 2012

  • 10:34 PM

    macska added the project called The "Flip Side" dress
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    Made from Butterick 6619, an early 1970’s pattern.

    The dress is made from a lightweight cotton, white with a blue-and-pink small floral design. The collar has lightweight iron-on interfacing….

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16 July, 2012

  • 09:40 AM

    macska commented on the project maternity danielle

    Gorgeous! I was thinking the Danielle would be a good one to adapt for a maternity dress – great…

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    macska added buddingnaturalist as a friend
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    macska added the project called The "Duchess" Coat
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    I made a coat! Yay!

    My original plan was to make a 1950’s style swing coat. But I didn’t have a pattern for one, so instead I used Butterick B5145 from 2007 as a starting point and altered i…

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8 February, 2012

  • 08:17 AM

    macska added the project called The Boxy Lady jacket
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    A cropped, three-quarter sleeve, double-breasted jacket, made using McCall’s 5791 from 1961. It features a shawl collar, kimono sleeves, and elbow darts. Made up in a herringbone acrylic blend. …

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27 January, 2012

  • 06:59 AM

    macska added the project called All Buttoned Up dress
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    Channeling the 1940’s, using Simplicity 3407 from 1940, and a soft vintage-floral looking chocolate brown craft cotton. 11 self-covered buttons down the front, ‘v’ insets at the waist (front and b…

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31 December, 2011

  • 10:15 AM

    macska added the project called Christmas Down Under shorts
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    Christmas time “down under” (in Australia and New Zealand) is summertime! Which seems to me to be a good time to make a pair of Christmas-red shorts.

    Made from Simplicity 6946 from 1975, using …

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3 December, 2011

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