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28 October, 2014

27 August, 2014

  • 02:21 PM

    mgellner commented on the forum topic Awesome sewers: I need help!

    Hi, I made the dress that had this same skirt. Piece 8 is the front piece that will be underneath piece 7. First sew the short edges of piece 7 together so it creates a tube. Press piece 7 along…

14 August, 2014

  • 04:58 PM

    mgellner commented on the project Shibori Pneuma Tank

    This looks awesome! I Love it! What did you make the straps out of?

  • 04:50 PM

    mgellner commented on the project Leopard Jacket for Fall

    Thanks! I don’t remember what exactly the fabric was called but it was some type of slippery synthetic material. I didn’t think it would look good but with a quilted lining it worked quite well.

13 August, 2014

  • 06:38 PM

    mgellner added the project Another gossip girl inspired top

    I really wanted a tank top with a frill down the front but could not find a pattern. I improvised and added a frill to the twisted tank. I’m really pleased with the way this top flows and hangs.

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  • 06:36 PM

    mgellner added the project Fun Trench

    I made a shorter version of the twill trench coat and spiced it up with some fun buttons. Not enough fabric for a belt so I had to improvise!

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  • 06:32 PM

    mgellner added the project Gossip Girl Top and Skirt Combo

    Here is my attempt at recreating a top and skirt combo that Blair wore one season in Paris. I would use a different fabric on the skirt if I made it again. My fabric was too slippery and light wh…

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  • 06:22 PM

    mgellner added the project Leopard Jacket for Fall

    It’s hard to see all the details on this one from the pictures but it has quite a few nice details. I really like this pattern and the jacket fits well.

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  • 10:53 PM

    mgellner added the project My Perfect Summer Dress

    This project was inspired by my love of gossip girl, more specifically Blair Waldorf’s style. I chose a pattern from Burda’s March issue, the bustier top wedding dress. I based the top of the dre…

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7 March, 2014

4 March, 2014

  • 01:27 PM

    mgellner posted a message on mgellner's wall

    Thanks! Yes I noticed the server error and tried to re-post but it didn’t seem to work.

3 March, 2014

  • 08:11 PM

    mgellner added the project Designer Blouse and Skirt Combo

    Designer pattern from the November 2013 Burda issue. Both skirt and blouse were easy to sew and the fit turned out nicely. Nice dressy combo to wear to work.

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21 January, 2014

  • 08:29 PM

    mgellner added the project Lindsey Cape redo

    About a year and half ago I decided it was a great idea to make the lindsey cape. I had fabric at home already and it looked like a quick project. While the project was easy to sew, my bubble was…

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3 January, 2014

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