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mycatcoulddothis

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9 May, 2012

  • 09:51 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis commented on the project Nine Old Shirts for One New Dress!

    This is wonderful – a really clever way to use old shirts and a spectacular result. I have a large bag of old shirts which need recycling. Unfortunately, I don’t think there’s a chance I could co…



5 May, 2012

  • 02:55 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis commented on the project Dress in the style of the 1960s

    Thank you. The belt is made from silk left over from another project. I only had very small pieces, so I had to add a seam in the back of the belt.

  • 01:21 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis added the project Dress in the style of the 1960s
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    The pattern is 128 from Burda magazine 8/09. The fabric is a heavy synthetic which I bought cheap in a sale. Each piece is underlined with cotton, and the bodice is lined as described in the patt…

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4 May, 2012

  • 08:34 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis added the project Dupion silk blouson
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    A lined blouson with front zip closure, in-seam pockets in front horizonal seams, extravagant sleeves and a pull cord in the hem. The pattern is 128 from Burda 4/2011. The fabric was left over from…

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26 January, 2011

  • 10:31 AM

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    mycatcoulddothis commented on the project Dress from tracksuit fabric

    Many thanks for your comments. I have added a picture of the fabric to show the fleecy inside. I described it as tracksuit fabric, but actually it is so old (you can see from the mark down the ce…



25 January, 2011



18 January, 2011

  • 11:15 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis commented on the project Two tops and a skirt

    Thank you! Until I read your comment I hadn’t thought of doing anything more ambitious than turning up at a wedding in it.

  • 11:06 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis commented on the project Two tops and a skirt

    It’s a good pattern for a wedding outfit – that’s what I made it for, and I’d recommend it for a dressy occasion. And it’s not difficult. The top pulls on over the head: it has a 30cm invisible z…

  • 09:02 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis added the project Evening skirt
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    Dupion silk two-tier skirt rom Burda 12/06, pattern 105. The train is bustled with a button and loop closing in the centre back seam. I added a waistband and shortened the bottom tier by about 10cm.

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  • 07:39 PM

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    mycatcoulddothis added the project Two tops and a skirt
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    Patterns are top and skirt 127 from Burda 7/08 and blouse 108 from Burda 3/08

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