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mh3650

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17 April, 2012

  • 06:44 AM

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    mh3650 commented on the project Blue Lace dress VP

    Lovely : )

  • 06:33 AM

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    mh3650 added the project Bridal Gown and Attendants
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    I made my bridal gown and the bridesmaids dresses for my wedding last year.
    I had a couple of 1950’s patterns that I used for inspiration, but ended up drafting most of the pattern from scratch. I…

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16 December, 2010



26 September, 2010

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    mh3650 commented on the project Short Houndstooth Swing Coat

    Hi, thanks for your kind words, I didn’t really use a pattern, just a basic jacket and then altered it significantly.
    Widened the sleeves, added a back pleat (which you can’t see in the pic sorry)…



16 September, 2010



10 November, 2009



19 October, 2009

  • 10:31 AM

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    mh3650 commented on the project Houndstooth Blazer

    Hi thanks for your comments, I got the pattern from the Burda World of Fashion Magazine from November 2008.
    If you were thinking of making something similar my advice is to use a pattern without t…

  • 10:25 AM

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    mh3650 commented on the project Bek's Dress

    Hi everyone, thankyou for all your lovely comments – it makes me want to sew more : )
    The pattern is a Vogue Designer – but I don’t remember the number – the picture on the packet is a floor length…



16 October, 2009

  • 05:35 AM

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    mh3650 added the project Houndstooth Blazer
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    Adapted the pattern from a Burda magazine

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  • 05:30 AM

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    mh3650 added the project Short Houndstooth Coat
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    I made this from a Burda magazine pattern.

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  • 05:23 AM

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    mh3650 added the project Too Many Ruffles Dress
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    I made this dress to wear to my brothers wedding, I wasn’t 100% happy with it – it was too long in the body – but the pattern is really complicated and I wasn’t really game enough to alter it too much

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  • 05:15 AM

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    mh3650 added the project Bek's Dress
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    I made this dress for my sister to wear to our brother’s wedding. It didn’t fit quite as nicely as I had hoped as we live too far apart for me to do a proper fitting.

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12 November, 2008



11 November, 2008

  • 07:05 PM

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    mh3650 commented on the project Blue/Black Floorlength

    Thanks for all your great comments and encouragement !
    As for the pattern, I modified the top from a top and skirt set (Mc Calls 3681) and joined it to the skirt off a vogue (2964) dress pattern (t…



22 October, 2008



12 August, 2008

  • 05:13 AM

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    mh3650 commented on the technique Dress Form

    I made this on the weekend – my boyfriend helped – he thought it was quite funny. I did however have a problem with the bust (i’m a Australian size 10E ) and when I put the stuffing in I found it d…