nadia r

just tried my friends' serger out - powerful machines :D







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16 January

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    Jan 16, 2015, 10.42 AMby nadia r

    Terrific! Now my desktop has a virus! Computers

13 January

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    Jan 13, 2015, 07.30 AMby nadia r

    great! my tablet screen just got smashed to smithereens, it was like my inspiration board lol :( #crackedscreen #inspirationboard

8 January

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    Jan 8, 2015, 01.43 AMby nadia r

    lol I just tried stitching on my friends’ serger machine, my first time ever using an overlocker… that was interesting! #wobblysewing #disastrous

4 January

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    Jan 4, 2015, 09.41 AMby nadia r

    hoping my new year resolution of a gluten free diet will work now that its under progress, and the festive feasting is done, it doesn’t feel so restrictive now lol

21 November

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    Nov 21, 2014, 01.37 PMby nadia r

    cool, dads’ given me an old tripod he got way back in the glory days, so now i can do my fashion shoots lol whenever i can’t find a willing photographer… just need to control my portion sizes now lol

19 October

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    Oct 19, 2014, 08.07 AMby Mary Athey

    Morning from a cold ireland!! I saw your status about binding. Bought a bias binder maker from eBay really cheap. It was about five pounds. They had three sizes and I got the largest.It really is so easy to use and produces great bias binding. I went mad when i first bought it and everything had bias binding on it lol. II copied one of my daughters dresses for her and all the strap detail is bias binding.I was so pleased with myself lol. I wish knew how to link a past project to show you but it’s in my studio and is a red animal print dress. Enjoy your day xx

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      Oct 21, 2014, 05.49 PMby nadia r

      Thanks so much Mary; sounds crisp! Thanks for reminding me about those bias making gadgets, i totally had forgotten about using one. I went and retrieved my metal one at the bottom of my tools and notions box.. a non mechanical basic medium sized one, and it did a quick job of it, really did make the job easier. So that saved lots of binding frustration lol. Xxxx

20 September

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    Sep 20, 2014, 03.29 PMby nadia r

    Only just coped without sewing or internet lol, while I’ve been away in the beautiful pacific, Papua new guinea, nigh on 2 wks.

23 August

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    Aug 23, 2014, 02.31 AMby izbott

    You are so lucky! I would love to have burda issues!

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      Aug 23, 2014, 02.47 AMby nadia r

      I know right, a rare find indeed… I snapped up those 4 babies greedily, anyone on this site would have done the same thing (lol) #sewinglovers

1 May

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    May 1, 2014, 03.33 AMby zsyzu

    I love your little cat! Like a little tiger.

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      May 2, 2014, 11.32 AMby nadia r

      Haha, true with all her stripes she is a lil tiger. Rescue cat now age 14, and her names’ Simba, how apt!

10 March

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    Mar 10, 2014, 10.30 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Dear Nadia, I’m sorry to hear about your phone/camera, that’s really pity..

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      Mar 11, 2014, 01.20 AMby nadia r

      thanks sweethart, i’ll survive without technology, maybe, haha. i’ll go get another phone soon x

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      Mar 11, 2014, 08.01 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      That’s a good idea :-)

22 January

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    Jan 22, 2014, 04.06 AMby nadia r

    Thank you for including my bodice top on the featured member projects, BurdaStyle… Such a welcome surprise! <3

4 December

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    Dec 4, 2013, 07.48 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Hi Nadia, I’m not spoiled with sewing shops since I’m living on the country side, so mostly I’m ordering fabrics from the Internet.. Wish you good luck and Happy sewing ;-)

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      Dec 4, 2013, 11.26 AMby nadia r

      ah yes we’re in the ‘net age now …shame its not the 70s lol. Times are a changin’! Happy Sewing too x

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      Dec 5, 2013, 04.32 AMby nadia r

      most sewing shops are a drive away, but i’ve found a rad Korean fabric store only a 20 min walk away, yay!

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      Dec 5, 2013, 07.05 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      That’s fantastic! I would love to go there! :-)

2 December

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    Dec 2, 2013, 01.27 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    I do hope so.. I thought it was working, but it was just for a while.. we have to cross our fingers! :)

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      Dec 3, 2013, 06.02 AMby nadia r

      website: pleease keeeep working, & stay like that lolz………..hahahah jk

7 November

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    Nov 7, 2013, 10.25 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Hello Nadia, I got this message from BurdaStyle Support today: We are working with our development team trying to resolve this issue as quickly as we can. Sorry for the delay. So let’s hope something is happening :)

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      Nov 8, 2013, 07.03 AMby nadia r

      Hi and thanks for the heads up Ellen, I hope its all good soooooon =)