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onerainyafternoon

is sewing the hem on a new dress!

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11 February, 2012



23 January, 2012

  • 12:16 PM

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    onerainyafternoon commented on the project jacket for a scarf

    thank you Jenny! Yes – the skirt you can see if actually a dress – the next project on Burdastyle – or you can see it on my blog – www.onerainyafternoon.com

  • 08:53 AM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project button it dress
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    based on the crepe dress pattern from colette patterns i modified the pattern so that the dress wraps at the front and omitted the belt tie and instead added a button fastening. more details on "my…

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  • 08:50 AM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project jacket for a scarf
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    ok, so most people buy (or make) scarfs to go with their jackets but i thought i would shake things up a bit and make a jacket to go with a scarf. more details can be seen on my blog

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5 January, 2012



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15 June, 2011



8 June, 2011

  • 08:37 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project Maternit Dress Take One
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    Cotton maternity dress based (very loosely) on a pattern from a Japanese Pattern Book but with the bodice shortened – a jersey band inserted with same fabric belt and the skirt cut much wider and p…

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  • 08:33 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project White eyelet Sobretto
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    Can you tell I’ve had a little production line of this pattern? For this version though (again using the Sobretto free pattern from Colette Patterns) I omitted the front pleat and serged the edges …

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  • 08:29 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project Blue Liberty print Sobretto
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    As for the yellow gingham top – using the Sobretto free pattern from Colette Patterns which is a dream pattern.

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  • 08:26 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project Yellow gingham Sobretto
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    First (of many) Sobretto tops using the free pattern from Colette Patterns. An easy two piece pattern to make a slip on vest top with a central pleat. Pattern goes together like a dream and there a…

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18 December, 2010

  • 01:43 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project Grey dots winter coat
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    winter coat based, rather loosely on the burda style 3/2010 pattern A. The inspiration behind the coat was a Kate Spade coat (see my blog for pictures – link below) and I adapted the burda pattern …

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17 November, 2010



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18 October, 2010



15 October, 2010

  • 08:55 PM

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    onerainyafternoon commented on the project SImple blue tunic

    it’s a japanese pattern book and it is actually called (now that I have checked!) happy homemade kids (vol 2). I got it on etsy (etsy.com) – if you search japanese pattern books it should come up. …



14 October, 2010

  • 08:16 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project SImple blue tunic
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    Linen navy tunic based on view S of Homemade Kids books. Very simple and quick to make. I lengthened the body as the original pattern was for more of a top and added Liberty bias trim to give it a …

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13 October, 2010

  • 06:00 PM

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    onerainyafternoon commented on the project Some grey dots

    Thank you very much! I have to admit that on this version as I have lowered the neckline I can get the top on and off without having to undo the buttons – I can just pop it over my head. But even o…



12 October, 2010

  • 08:48 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project Pencil skirt heaven
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    Black wool pencil skirt from Vogue pattern 8640. I used the tutorial on the Cupcake Goddess’ blog to adjust the darts and the fit to make sure that it looked and fitted like a proper pencil skirt a…

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  • 08:41 PM

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    onerainyafternoon added the project Some grey dots
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    Sencha pattern from Colette Patterns – view 3. I lowered the neckline a little as this is my third blouse from this pattern and the pattern as drafted comes alittle too high on the neck for me. I a…

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