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Mary Athey

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10 November, 2016

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Split neck top 08/2014

    Thank you so much Ellen. I have a few favourite patterns that just work so I normally make a few from them .by a few I mean a lot lol xx

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Split neck top 08/2014

    Thank you liliv. I love tops like this as they’re easy to sew and easy to wear xx

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Split neck top 08/2014

    Thanks daina. I hope you had lovely birthday. That drink with the straw was my daughter kelseys lol. I said I’m popping to the toilet here’s my purse and get us both a drink.in came back to a lag…

  • 09:11 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Simply Shift in Microsuede

    Looks lovely on you x

  • 08:56 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Cire Jaune

    Love this and I really want to make one now I’ve clapped eyes on yours .this really is a gorgeous coat plus it’s rainproof which I need living in Ireland lol. Xx

  • 08:05 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Maxi Coat in Harris Tweed

    This is gorgeous. I.love your fabric.I want to make one but I only managed to get 2 metres of a gorgeous boiled wool. It is quite wide though so hopefully I can make shorter version. Xx

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Pink Style Arc Stella Coat

    Beautiful wool coat and what a gorgeous colour for winter. It’s bright warm and looks great on you xx



9 November, 2016

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    Mary Athey added the project Burda playsuit 05/2016#118a
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    I liked this playsuit or romper as burda calls it as soon as I saw it. Simple with a neat twist on the back and pockets which I love. Now I never really do simple lol so I used a pattern fabric tha…

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  • 01:33 PM

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    Mary Athey added the project From a scarf to a top plus burda shorts
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    Now I love browsing around charity shops and car boot sales looking for handbags fabric patterns etc. Recently I found a basket with all the scarves at a pound each. I couldn’t resist and bought ab…

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  • 01:11 PM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project top that turned out a dress.....

    This looks fabulous on you and I definitely love the fabric ( I have this lol). You look so glorious and happy and the dress suits you and your sunny personality x

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Waste not......

    Gorgeous top. I have the same fabric lol. This top is lovEly on you. I’m the same with fabric. I must get round to posting some of the tops I’ve made with scraps.I used my overlocker and just kept…

  • 12:24 PM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Easy magazine.... shorts

    Hi . Well if I’m using facings I use my overlocker then I press. Then I lay the tape close to the Seam and press with a damp cloth. It holds the facing neat and it dosnt flip which does my head in …

  • 11:50 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project 2-pcs Knotted Dress

    I love this fabric as well Ellen and what a good idea to do a top and skirt. I love this pattern as well .I’ve made a similar one from an earlier burda but so far I haven’t worn it. You look terrif…

  • 11:19 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Easy magazine.... shorts

    I bought a 10 metre roll of hemming tape from eBay last year chula and it’s fabulous. It was guttermans so a good one. A bit like wonder Web but it stuck like glue. I use it on my facings now. I’…

  • 10:55 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Watermelon Beverley Twisted Bikini

    Love your bikini and reading about the making of it on tour blog x

  • 10:26 AM

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    Mary Athey added the project Split neck top 08/2014
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    I love this pattern and I’ve made about 4-5 since I got the magazine. It’s a great pattern. I have worn this one to death lol. X

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  • 06:24 AM

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Belted wool coat with notched collar

    Gorgeous coat x



8 November, 2016

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Easy magazine.... shorts

    These look fantastic on you and I love the colour. I make white ones every year as I ruin them with the oil sand etc lol.x

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Patrones dress

    Thanks chula. I’ve just noticed I’m in my slippers lol. I can’t wait to get started on some of the patterns in these magazines xx

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Untitled No_4

    These look fab x

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Pink Zebra Dress

    Lovely dress. I do this as well.I will copy tops and dresses I like to make more. Your dress looks great on you xx



7 November, 2016



6 November, 2016

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    Mary Athey commented on the project Lewis coat for Quinn

    Fabulous coat and it’s as good looking inside as out. Your son looks so adorable I’m his new coat. Well done . I love this xx