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mezzocouture

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2 July, 2015



12 June, 2015

  • 01:22 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project V Back Linen Jersey Top
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    I had a little bit of linen jersey in my stash and thought I’d make up this gorgeous top from the June 2014 issue. I used petersham ribbon for the trim, and made my bias binding from some Liberty …

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8 June, 2015

  • 12:44 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project #jumpingintojune with red linen
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    #jumpingintojune is all about jumpsuits! I’ve never worn a jumpsuit, and thought it would be fun to jump on the bandwagon and see what the trend is all about. And I thought I may as well make it …

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6 March, 2015



14 February, 2015

  • 08:07 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project Xanthe Sunbeam City Dress
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    My eldest saw the City Dress from February 2013 and wanted it. I confess to making a deliberate copy, except for the colour of the petersham ribbon. I added a lining to the skirt and a panel behi…

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5 February, 2015

  • 03:46 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project Tough Love for Spring
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    A basic t-shirt underdress is given an edgier tone with a spider-web lace overdress. I made this for my eldest daughter, who wanted her own version of this Tough Love punky style dress the minute …

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21 December, 2014

  • 09:47 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project French Metallic Brocade Trousers
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    I fell in love with this French brocade and my eldest daughter fell in love with the high-waisted trouser pattern from Burda September 2014. A match made in sewing heaven!

    Perfect for the Chris…

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8 December, 2014

  • 01:32 AM

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    mezzocouture added the project Sherlock or Rambo
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    My little puppy needed some new winter coats to keep him toasty warm. He’s got two, and a choice for classic or edgy, depending on his mood. I used Burda 12/2011 #148 for the jackets. You can se…

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25 November, 2014



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23 October, 2014

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    mezzocouture added the project Three Times
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    I loved the first version of this top so much that I made another two! Super comfy and the trim on the collar and hem take it from boring to fun.

    Please visit my blog

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18 October, 2014



16 October, 2014

  • 06:44 PM

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    mezzocouture commented on the project Colorful Retro Dress

    So pretty! Your fabric choice is gorgeous.

  • 02:55 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project Home Story in Purples
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    This mini-wardrobe is mostly taken from Burda’s January 2013 “At Home Wear” collection. It consists of the following pieces:

    1. yoga pants – Burda 1/2013 #112

    2. maxi skirt – Burda 1/2013 #…

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6 September, 2014



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22 January, 2014

  • 11:15 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project it's still a jungle
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    In honour of Jungle January and the ongoing construction jungle in my house, I put together this lovely little outfit from 11/2013 #130 in an animal print silk charmeuse burnout and the most lovely…

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17 November, 2013



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23 August, 2013

  • 01:58 PM

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    mezzocouture commented on the project green vera cava dress

    I love this! The colour is wonderful and the crisp fabric brings out the details in the sleeves. like



28 June, 2013

  • 06:45 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project Versatile Lace Shirt
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    A lovely vintage dress from Vogue 2396 with an unusual piece of lace made into a separate shirt. The lace was an impulse buy that I made into a self-drafted kimono style short sleeve top. The dre…

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    mezzocouture commented on the project Blue Draped Blouse

    Lovely version of this top. The fabric is great!



18 June, 2013

  • 02:12 AM

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    mezzocouture added the project Ready for Sunshine
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    A lovely little halter style sundress for my eldest daughter. I left off the bottom ruffle and added elastic shirring to the back to make the fit a little snug yet moveable (and to ensure I don’t …

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10 June, 2013

  • 01:50 PM

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    mezzocouture added the project Linen Utility Trousers x 2
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    Another two pairs of these utility trousers for my eldest daughter. The first pair is in a khaki textured linen, and the second is in an ivory embroidered linen, similar but heavier than broderie …

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24 March, 2013

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    mezzocouture added the project Jester Blouse aka 11/2012 #109
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    I wanted a blouse that would show off my silk, and had long full sleeves. This blouse pattern has raglan sleeves, a neck tie cut on the bias (I cut mine on the straight grain), hidden button closur…

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