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norah

busy making hats as it is really cold

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24 January, 2013



22 January, 2013

  • 11:32 AM

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    norah added the project Fur pill box hat
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    Dark brown fur Dr Zhivago hat lined with a cosy fleece lining. This hat is my own design and a copy of the ones that Julie Christie wore in the film. This should fit an average size head It is …

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17 January, 2013

  • 10:52 AM

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    norah added the project Child's koala bear hat
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    Trapper koala bear hat with a cuddly cream fleece lining .Dark brown fur ears and pom poms on hand knitted aran wool braids. Black button nose on brown fleece. Circumference approximately 52 centim…

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  • 10:41 AM

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    norah added the project Child's fleece trapper hat
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    Trapper, doggy hat with a dalmatian print bill and ears which can be worn up or down, and cuddly, cream fleece lining. Circumference approximately 52 centimetres. This hat should fit a 3/4 – 6 year…

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  • 10:25 AM

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    norah added the project Child's fleece doggy hat
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    Spotty dalmatian hat lined in pink cuddly fleece with long floppy ears and black woolly
    pom poms on hand knitted wool braids. The bill (doggy’s nose) can be worn up or down. Circumference approxi…

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14 January, 2013

  • 01:14 PM

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    norah added the project Child's fur trapper with pompoms
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    Dark brown, long haired fur trapper hat made out of luxury fur fabric with a grey, cotton jersey lining. It has fur pom poms on hand knitted black silky braids.Circumference approximately 60 centim…

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  • 01:04 PM

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    norah added the project Fur shaggy grey cowl
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    Grey shaggy fur cowl 82 × 15 centimetres.(30 × 5.75 inches ) It is lined in comfy purple cotton jersey so it won’t irritate your neck. Please see my website for further details.

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  • 12:46 PM

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    norah added the project Fur cowl
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    Dark brown, long haired luxury fur cowl 125 x 17 cms.(50 x 7 inches ) It is lined in beautiful wine silk – acetate so it won’t irritate your neck. Please see my website for further details.

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  • 12:33 PM

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    norah added the project Fur trapper with pom poms
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    Grey, shaggy fur adult trapper hat with pom poms on hand knitted aran wool cords lined in cream sherpa fleece. Based on Burda Style pattern Fur hat #149. Please see my website for further details.

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8 January, 2013



13 August, 2011

  • 02:15 PM

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    norah commented on the technique 'Carrickmacross' lace by machine

    This is just brilliant – I do machine embroidery and often mke free standing lace but I have never used this technique. One question – in stage 4 you suggest using free embroidering to attach the l…



22 February, 2011



24 August, 2010



5 April, 2010

  • 06:50 PM

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    norah commented on the project chickadee

    Absolutely brillliant !! The first decent pattern in ages – everything else seems too fussy and no good if you are anything bigger than a size 12 (UK) I can’t wait to make this .



23 March, 2010

  • 10:49 AM

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    norah commented on the technique Trace a pattern easily without cutting it

    I have always traced over the actual pattern with tracing paper but you could use greaseproof paper or butcher’s. and cut that out. That allows me to make any adjustments I need or reuse the patter…



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6 December, 2009

  • 09:26 AM

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    norah commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win the Antoinette Necklace!

    I would love to have been called Hannah -it was my grandmother’s name. She sadly died before I was born but my father told me wonderful stories about her. When I hear the name Hannah it brings bac…



3 December, 2009



10 October, 2009

  • 06:35 PM

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    norah commented on the forum topic When to use 3 or 4 threads on overlocker

    Thank you very much for your suggestions . I am going to get the Complete serger hand book. . I have also looked on You Tube and they have some quite good videos explaining the basics. But I want t…



8 October, 2009

  • 10:32 PM

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    norah commented on the forum topic When to use 3 or 4 threads on overlocker

    I too have just bought a new Janome ovelocker last month so this advice has been brilliant . One question Kate you mention books. I have looked on Amazon but they all seem to be a bit dated though …



15 September, 2009

  • 10:44 AM

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    norah commented on the project Fatina Puff Dress Variation

    I agree with everyone -I used to look forward to Mondays /Tuesdays in the UK but not now . This pattern is really just a way for Burda to raise some quick cash. -but I think everybody is now wise …



18 July, 2009

  • 05:45 AM

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    norah posted a message on teatowelkate's wall

    Hi,

    Can you please tell me a little more about your club and where you are
    Thanks -I would love to join You can post a message here on the site or email me at nora.hessayon@lorol.co.uk. -than…

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