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Manic Pop

Taking it easy lately. Enjoying nice weather!

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18 August, 2015

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    Manic Pop commented on the article 5 Tips For Working With Stretch Fabrics

    Also, don’t use pins with your sewing pattern on your fabric. Use pattern weights or washers in place of actual pattern weights. This will also help you cut your pattern out way better.



4 August, 2015

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    Manic Pop commented on the article Color Code: 10 New Patterns

    At first, I wasn’t really sure of the side pleat dress but for some reason I can’t stop thinking about making it! I think it needs to go on my list of things to make.



27 March, 2015



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31 October, 2014

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    Manic Pop commented on the pattern Seamed Shift Dress 08/2014

    I love this dress, but that weird crooked seam bothers me. I understand that’s where a dart would be, but there are ways of making that a smoother seam line. I’m curious as to how this pattern is g…



28 October, 2014



23 October, 2014

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    Manic Pop added the project Sewing Machine Dress
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    Finally got to make a new dress.

    This is a sleeveless shirtdress of my own pattern, but based off of a 1969 shirtdress by Simplicity.

    The fabric is technically a quilting cotton and it wrin…

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24 September, 2014



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16 July, 2014

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    Manic Pop added the project Scallop Flutter Yoke Dress
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    Another scalloped beauty! This print was amazing and I had to have it. I love the way the yoke came out. I integrated sleeves into the yoke by doing a drop-shoulder so they look like tiny cap slee…

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9 June, 2014

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    Manic Pop added the project Sheer Tunic Top
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    This tunic top is a knockoff of one of my favorite tunic tops that I’ve had in my closet for a long time. I had to make the sewing pattern myself.

    This was the first time I have ever sewn with …

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22 May, 2014

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    Manic Pop added the project Floral Princess Dress
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    I made Burda’s Princess dress in a fun floral quilting cotton. Such a great dress!

    The green polyester fabric was actually leftover from when I made the arrow applique on my Tanith arrow dress. …

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14 March, 2014

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    Manic Pop added the project House Print Skirt
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    Spring-weight skirt with a fun yellow overlay piece. My own pattern work – this is a sample.

    My only qualm with the pattern design on this one is the back piece. In theory, I thought it would …

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2 February, 2014

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    Manic Pop added the project Prismatic Dress
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    The Prismatic Dress came about because of the abstract art design pieces that I do. Here, I combined both my art and fashion design into one! I attached my art piece “Sea Creature” for reference. …

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25 January, 2014

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    Manic Pop commented on the image Painted Pleats

    Ooh, I’m so excited to be in this feature! Thank you for including me!



15 January, 2014