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pambox

Started blogging: http://antipodeanstitcher.blogspot.com.au/

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19 November, 2012

  • 12:07 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Life in a Grass House

    Thank you – the sash wasn’t part of the pattern, but I thought the dress really needed the break in the middle.

  • 12:07 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Life in a Grass House

    I shall have to get some fairy wings then!

  • 12:06 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Life in a Grass House

    Thank you, Mary!

  • 12:04 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Life in a Grass House

    The hem definitely needs a proper pressing, but my goodness it takes ages to press so much fabric!
    I do have a tulle petticoat, I should wear it with this next time.

  • 12:02 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Americana Dress

    Thanks!

  • 12:02 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Americana Dress

    Oh thank you!

  • 12:02 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Americana Dress

    Thanks. It was daunting to resize, but it’s daunting every time trying a new technique or fabric.

  • 12:00 PM

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    pambox commented on the project Americana Dress

    It really makes the dress I think



18 November, 2012

  • 11:17 AM

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    pambox commented on the project Park Life.

    I LOVE the origami/woven/cut out yoke! Great song name inspiration, too.

  • 11:09 AM

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    pambox added the project Life in a Grass House
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    I can’t entirely claim this as a ‘new’ project, given the only things I did on it in the last five years were to sew the hem and the red sash. I’d made all the rest of it years ago, but wasn’t comp…

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  • 09:38 AM

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    pambox commented on the project Street Spirit

    Thanks

  • 09:37 AM

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    pambox commented on the project Street Spirit

    Thanks

  • 09:37 AM

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    pambox commented on the project Street Spirit

    It is – I was glad it went on sale so I could buy it!



14 November, 2012

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    pambox commented on the article Featured Member: kisses

    So interesting to read about you, and all your clothes are gorgeous, especially the back on that blue peplum top.

  • 11:30 AM

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    pambox commented on the project Street Spirit

    I worry that lining it might mess up how it drapes. I should make myself a slip to wear underneath, though.

  • 11:29 AM

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    pambox added the project Americana Dress
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    This dress was my first experience of resizing a pattern. I found this pattern at an op shop (charity shop/thrift store) for $3 and I loved the unusual cut of the bodice, but it’s a 34 bust, and I’…

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  • 10:37 AM

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    pambox added the project Street Spirit
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    I made this dress back in August, but I hadn’t worn it yet. It’s not the sort of thing you wear every day – it needed an event to do it justice.
    Cue Radiohead tour.
    The dress is a pattern from …

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11 November, 2012

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    pambox commented on the project 60's prom dress

    That photo is perfection.

  • 10:58 AM

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    pambox commented on the project The Wicked Stitch: Through The Looking Glass

    With the bodice being fitted straight under the bust, the contrast of the vertical and horizontal stripes is great, and very flattering. I love the interplay of the different directions of stripes.

  • 10:51 AM

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    pambox commented on the project My "broken glass" wedding dress

    This is gorgeous. I love the personality of it, which makes it so much more interesting than an off-the-rack white wedding dress.

  • 10:43 AM

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    pambox added the project Sweet and Sour Strawberries
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    I bought this strawberry fabric for $5 a few years ago, and had it sitting in my stash. It wasn’t a big piece, and quite thin fabric (not much more than cheesecloth thickness), so not the easiest t…

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7 October, 2012

  • 04:21 AM

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    pambox commented on the project Dandy Style Outfit

    Bowties are cool!

  • 04:00 AM

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    pambox commented on the project my first dressss!

    Beautiful colour! This is really great for a first dress. And yes, it’s normal to be excited about making your own clothes, so be excited!



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28 September, 2012