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26 January, 2015



25 January, 2015

  • 10:43 PM

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    mbuchanan1 commented on the forum topic Unlined lace bodice on a dress - yes or no?

    You’ll need a waist stay, which is a strip of gross grain ribbon with hook and eye closure. The gross grain is attached to the waistline, and is slightly smaller than the waist of the dress. Goog…



23 January, 2015



22 January, 2015

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    mbuchanan1 added the project CloningThe Chandelier Dress
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    This is my version the Chandelier dress from The Great Gatsby. This is made for my sister-in-law for a Great Gatsby theme Gala in Houston. The dress consists of 3 separate elements:
    - the crysta…

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2 January, 2015



15 July, 2014

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    mbuchanan1 commented on the project Vintage Butterick 9561

    Beautiful dress and the fit is perfect. I looked at the picture of the whole wedding party and I’d have to say yours is the best.



9 July, 2014

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    mbuchanan1 commented on the project Purple Game

    OOOOh beautiful dress! Love the fabric and bias trim. It looks great on you.



8 July, 2014



4 July, 2014

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    mbuchanan1 commented on the project The Kenneth and me coat

    Beautiful coat, beautiful construction. Love it!

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    mbuchanan1 commented on the forum topic Burda Style Patterns

    No, these are not the same as the envelope Burda patterns sold at fabric stores. The only way to get the hard copy of these patterns is to buy the Burda Style magazine where these patterns origina…



3 July, 2014



2 July, 2014