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maha1965

Sewing to myself is getting harder

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28 November, 2014

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    maha1965 added the project Aly's costume
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    Jacket with yellow trims and a shirt with ruffles. I used an old pattern of a long sleeve shirt from burda and altered it to fit the Jacket style

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13 August, 2014



4 August, 2014

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    maha1965 commented on the forum topic Is this fabric applicable?

    For the vogue styles I don’t recommend silk it will not give the structure try heavy cotton or non shining heavy satin Go to the store and feel fabrics then choose a heavy one

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    maha1965 commented on the project classy

    Thank you Ellen for your sweet reply



2 August, 2014

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    maha1965 added the project Roman spirit
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    A roman style long evening dress pronovias design,with beads on the neck band and the back straps.
    A gathered bust and skirt joined together on the waist line
    the zip is on the side .A separate…

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    maha1965 added the project classy
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    A satin and lace long evening dress with lace on front and back sides. Fitted from top to sides then wide from hips to down. I used two different patterns for this project, one for the bodice Bur…

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3 February, 2013

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    maha1965 added the project Restyling my Mum's skirt into a cape
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    My mum had a skirt made of heavy wool it is a plus size. She always complained that it’s so heavy and she didn’t use it. I decided to turn it into a cape , she also gave me an old mink fur collar …

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1 August, 2012

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    maha1965 commented on the project salma's Wedding

    thank you sorry for the late reply I don’t have comments notification



27 June, 2012

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    maha1965 added the project salma's Wedding
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    Long evening gown with white satin lining, ampire waist ,3/4 sleeve , A line skirt shape

    the sides of the dress was sewn by hand to keep the shape of the flowers
    I draw the pattern

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12 May, 2012

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    maha1965 commented on the forum topic bias tape

    Thank you for the instructions I will try to do it again , I agree that it would be great if there is photos too



9 May, 2012

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    maha1965 commented on the forum topic bias tape

    yes it is as a binding , showing on both sides I start putting the inside first then top stitch from outside but then it looks wavy and not flat



13 March, 2012



12 March, 2012

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    maha1965 posted a message on Baptizo's wall

    There are lots of pattern making books you have to choose what is the easiest for you Ibought these names from the burda style blog and there you can read the review of the books
    http://www.burdast…

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    maha1965 commented on the forum topic Side Zipper on Semi Cirle skirt bunching up...

    You have to resew the side seam again and try to baste the zip right .Try to make the side seam straight line.
    Baste the zip first from top to bottom then close the side seam ,any accesses fabric …



4 February, 2012



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7 August, 2010

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    maha1965 commented on the project Puzzle dress

    I love the design and the fabric great job,perfect fit



2 July, 2010

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    maha1965 added pousyyyyy2003 as a friend
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    maha1965 posted a message on pousyyyyy2003's wall

    hi pousy

    Thank you for your mail. I was happy to find someone shares my interest.
    You can find burda at Kol shee shop in Haram 18 El 3areesh st, tel.33874080 \ 50 mostafa elnahas madinet …



13 April, 2010



11 April, 2010

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    maha1965 commented on the project My Wedding Dress - March 2010

    congratulation you look great .The dress is realy stunning And I know you did a hard job .For me I think the buttons and the loops is the hardest part I can,t see the back well but I think It’s ful…

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    maha1965 commented on the project Vintage Lace Dress

    you look great as if you came out from the19th. The dress looks great and I loved the little broche under the neck line



25 March, 2010

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    maha1965 commented on the forum topic Zipper!

    I think you can use a zipper to join the bodice with the skirt. use only two layers of tule and the linen or one layer of tule and the linin and the rest of the layers you can keep them open till t…

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