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30 August, 2014

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    martinalici added the project 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

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    martinalici added the project 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

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    martinalici added the project 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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  • 10:33 PM

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    martinalici added the project Gingham washi
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    This is my first of 4 planned Washi dresses. I fully lined the dress and used the expansion pack for the collar.

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12 May, 2014

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    martinalici added the project Laurel Again
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    I had some major mixed feelings about this pattern after my first attempt but I am actually happy with how this turned out. I was able to tweak the pattern bit more to make it more flattering on my…

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15 April, 2014

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    martinalici added the project Olive Green Silk Sorbetto
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    Made from the scraps of my sencha. I thought the reverse of the fabric was awesome and I had enough to make this simple top. It kind of looks like raw silk. Used satin bias tape for neck and armhol…

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18 December, 2013

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    martinalici added the project Colette Sencha
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    Pattern is Colette Sencha and the version is 2 with the tucks at the neckline. The fabric really is better in person. The shine makes it look really wrinkly.

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21 November, 2013

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    martinalici added the project Vacation Itinerary Dress
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    This is a Simplicity 2060. I feel in love with this pattern as soon as I saw it. I was planning a vacation and wanted a pull over dress that looked pulled together. I figured in linen it would b…

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17 October, 2013

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    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 creative process much more enjoyable. I tend to get sucked into sewing like a vortex and I emerge back …



2 October, 2013



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29 September, 2013

  • 08:34 PM

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    martinalici added the project 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

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    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 the lining down. I could not find a tutorial online so I winged it and it worked for me. Not sure if …

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    martinalici commented on the project My Very Red Open Back Dress

    Thank you!

  • 07:36 PM

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    martinalici added the project 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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6 August, 2013

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    martinalici commented on the project Green "Paris" dress

    Looks amazing on you!

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    martinalici added the project 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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21 July, 2013

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    martinalici added the project 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

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    martinalici added the project 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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