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olac

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  • 08:35 PM

    olac favorited the pattern Gathered Peplum Blouse 03/2015
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  • 08:21 PM

    olac commented on the project Hippie dress from old sari

    That’s why I love using second hand sari’s.

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  • 08:18 PM

    olac added the project called Peek-a-boo shoulders
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    Lovely blouse with peek-a-boo shoulders

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  • 08:18 PM

    olac added the project called Embossed velvet madness
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    I saw this fabric on sale, and promptly bought all that was left on the bale… The colour and texture are just insane! Plus it’s velvet. Plus it’s stretch!

    Plain pencil skirt (elasticated wais…

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  • 08:09 PM

    olac added the project called Tiny mirrors
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    I got a Punjabi fabric set as a gift. For those who don’t shop for Indian traditional fabrics, it is a set of 3 pieces of matching fabrics – one plain one for pants, one ornate one for an ornate lo…

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  • 07:58 PM

    olac added the project called Asymmetrical dress from a sari
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    Yet another sari meets its fate on my sewing table
    Pattern self drafted.

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  • 07:52 PM

    olac added the project called Paint me a Jacket
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    Inspired by Urbandon (Burda Style member), who used used canvases to make jackets.
    I found a blemished canvas print at a thrift store, cut it up and incorporated into this jacket. Used upholstery …

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  • 07:30 PM

    olac added the project called Twisted jersey
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    My love of all things twisted is alive and well!

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  • 07:21 PM

    olac added the project called Top with a front rouche
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    I love anything that is gathered or ruched in front – it can hide a multitude of sins!
    Pattern self-drafted from existing top in this style

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  • 07:17 PM

    olac added the project called Twisted sister
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    Top based on the Twister dress pattern.The jersey has a stripped texture to it, which always lends itself well to a twisted pattern

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  • 07:12 PM

    olac added the project called Crochet doilies and leftovers
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    Check out RawRags on Facebook. This was inspired by their style.
    Used thrift shop acquired crochet doilies and bits of other leftover fabrics.
    No patter used, just pinned things to the dummy and …

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  • 07:07 PM

    olac added the project called Hippie dress from old sari
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    Up-cycling sari’s is one of my favorite things to do. Love the colours and patterns!
    Drafted the wrap-around bat wing bodice myself and the bottom is just a pleated rectangle.

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  • 07:02 PM

    olac added the project called Travel tool belt of sorts
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    I was going on holiday. Very exiting!
    I am an avid photographer and give Japanese tourists stiff competition in the photos per day stakes.
    Where I was going, rain was likely.
    Where I was going…

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  • 06:55 PM

    olac added the project called Dragon jeans
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    Existing skinny jeans + cut up old jeans in lighter colour + dragon head stencil on Google Images = an awesome pair of pants!

    Had to cut the skinnies open along the inside seam (unpicking denim …

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  • 06:46 PM

    olac added the project called Patchwork denims
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    I think in my previous lifetime.I was a hippie. Can’t get enough of Bohemia!
    The Burda Woodstock collection was the inspiration, but I didn’t use any pattern.I cheated. :-)
    I used the “bum” of e…

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  • 06:37 PM

    olac added the project called Tank in crushed pink
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    You need one in every colour!

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