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martinalici

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30 August, 2014

  • 12:07 AM

    martinalici added the project called Bow Neck Washi
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    Used the washi dress pattern and the expansion pack to make this version. It has the big bow collar and 3/4 inch sleeves.

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5 August, 2014

  • 10:46 PM

    martinalici added the project called Olive green T-shirt of joy
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    I took a class on how to sew knits at a store in Portland called Modern Domestic. We made this shirt in 1 day! I feel much more capable of sewing with knits now after some serious hand holding.

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  • 10:38 PM

    martinalici added the project called Double Gauze Washi Tunic
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    This is Washi 2 of 4. Made this one with partial lining and cap sleeves from the expansion pack. I need more basic clothes in my wardrobe. This fits the bill.

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17 October, 2013

  • 01:12 AM

    martinalici commented on the article Fabric.Com Giveaway

    My best sewing tip is “don’t sew hungry.” It seems silly but it really helps make the whole crea…

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2 October, 2013



30 September, 2013



29 September, 2013

  • 08:34 PM

    martinalici added the project called Venezuela/birthday dress
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    Princess seamed, raglan sleeved dress with cute scalloped sleeve detail. Followed simplicity pattern 1699 and lowered the neckline 3/4inches. I love the print. It is Alexander Henry quilting cotton…

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  • 08:22 PM

    martinalici commented on the project My Very Red Open Back Dress

    Yes. I hand stitched them in. I slid them between the lining and outer fabric before a stitched t…

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  • 08:19 PM

    martinalici commented on the project My Very Red Open Back Dress

    Thank you!

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  • 07:36 PM

    martinalici added the project called My Very Red Open Back Dress
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    From Pattern: "Total femininity. Ankle-length dress with fitted bodice, layered skirt and short gathered sleeves. It’s respectably high cut at the front but the back plunges alluringly down to the …

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25 September, 2013



12 September, 2013



6 August, 2013

  • 05:39 AM

    martinalici commented on the project Green "Paris" dress

    Looks amazing on you!

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  • 05:12 AM

    martinalici added the project called Red Meringue
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    Meringue skirt from Colette Sewing Handbook. Made in a straight 8 and added 3 in of length. Construction directions were great and I love the scalloped bottom. Not super happy with the darts, they …

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23 July, 2013



21 July, 2013

  • 08:06 PM

    martinalici added the project called Black Jasmine
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    My take on Collette’s Jasmine blouse pattern. Made a size 2 amd graded to a size 4 just below waste. I added 1 inche to the sleeve length and cut the arm band of a size 6. I am pretty happy with …

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11 July, 2013

  • 04:15 PM

    martinalici added the project called Dotty Summer Dress (Simplicity 1801)
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    After doing a muslin of the bodice I cut a size 8 yoke front and back, a size 10 front and back bodice graded to a 12 and a size 12 midriff section. After reading some reviews on the webs about t…

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12 June, 2013

  • 08:38 PM

    martinalici commented on the project Laurel Woes

    Wow, your blue and white one is lovely. I feel the same way. I like the fabric and styling of m…

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10 June, 2013

  • 03:27 AM

    martinalici added the project called Laurel Woes
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    The Pattern is Colette Laurel. I couldn’t wait to try this pattern for myself after seeing it on sewing blogs everywhere. I was a bit cautious as I am not the body shape for a shift dress but all…

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  • 03:00 AM

    martinalici commented on the project Eyelet Peplum Top

    thank you!

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  • 03:00 AM

    martinalici commented on the project Eyelet Peplum Top

    Thank you, and no i did not. The eyelet was pretty substantial and the underlining was pretty t…

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23 May, 2013

  • 04:49 AM

    martinalici added the project called Eyelet Peplum Top
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    Vouge 8815

    Made with Cream/White eyelet and underlined with a skin toned quilting cotton.

    Cut a size 10 for front, size 10 graded to 12 at waste for back, size 10 graded to 12 front peplum,…

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21 March, 2013

  • 11:24 PM

    martinalici added the project called First Coat "Real" Version
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    My version of the Parisian Jacket from the book: Sew Serendipity by Kay Whitt.
    Alterations: added a full lining, long sleeves, added a dart in the back bodice to make it more fitted, lengthened …

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26 January, 2013



26 December, 2012

  • 06:43 PM

    martinalici added the project called My First Coat Wearable Muslin (11/2012)
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    I have just recently started sewing again after 10 years off and was hoping to learn some new skills and freshen my old ones too. I have never done a coat before and I was super nervous to try thi…

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29 December, 2011

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