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4 January, 2012

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    marnieann commented on the article Featured Member: JuliaBobbin

    Thanks JuliaBobbin for all the inspiration your feature has provided. I love the things you make and I so enjoyed your story. I am still so new to sewing yet the speed at which I am becoming quietl…



1 January, 2012



23 December, 2011

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    marnieann added the project Mia's pillowcase tops
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    The purple floral has elastic in a channel at the front and back and is about a size three. The brown toile has a small panel closing over a line of gathers on the front and elastic in a channel at…

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21 December, 2011

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    marnieann added the project Ethan's quick change trousers
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    Pattern is ‘Quick Change Trousers’ by Anna Maria Horner in her book ‘Handmade Beginnings’. These trousers are reversible. An excellent pattern, super clear instructions and readily adaptable. This …

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18 December, 2011

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    marnieann added the project Zoe's dirndl skirt
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    Pattern is from Fiona Bell’s ‘Sewn with Love’ book. The fabric strips the pattern called for were way too long. I even took a whole chunk out after I had already sewn three of the rows and it could…

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5 December, 2011

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    marnieann commented on the project Sunny Sorbet

    Really?! I had read so many comments from others describing how perfectly fitted their sorbettos were so I was quite surprised when I had to adjust mine…and now having read your comment, well I g…

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    marnieann added the project Sunny Sorbet
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    Pattern is the Sorbetto from Collette patterns (free download). I added a strip of about 2.5 cm at the shoulder of this as I found the darts to be too high and the armholes too snug underneath my a…

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4 December, 2011

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    marnieann commented on the project Plaid Wenlan

    Hey thanks! Truth is I discovered just how badly the bib piece is out of line after posting the entry (one side is a good 2cm higher) and have just bought another piece of the same fabric to make t…



1 December, 2011

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    marnieann commented on the article Featured Member: janene

    Thanks so much for sharing your sewing story. It was lovely to read…and now I must check out all the stuff you have made!

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    marnieann commented on the project African Port Elizabeth

    The pieces make up to one piece for the back and one for the front both of which you place on a fold. I didn’t change anything about the pattern apart from making it a bit longer. You need to add s…



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24 November, 2011

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    marnieann commented on the project Burda 8488 Trousers

    Me too (am short, like wide pants…and well yeah Gumby is ok with me). So I reckon the pants look super! Good job.



23 November, 2011

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    marnieann added the project purple stretchy
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    I wanted to give sewing something simple in a stretch fabric a go. It turned out pretty well but next time I will try messing around with the pattern a bit and make the length longer. The fit at th…

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