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r08813

I've made a complete suit! I've got to move up from novice!

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1 August, 2014

  • 10:20 PM

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    r08813 added the project Silk Bow Tie
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    I’ve made a few ties, but making a tie is quite wasteful as I need to buy 90cm of silk as the tie needs cutting on the bias (diagonally). However, there is always a fair amount of silk left over. S…

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15 January, 2012

  • 08:25 PM

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    r08813 added the project The Stinchcomb No 2
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    I’ve followed the same pattern as last time and made a summer jacket. I have this time made a modification to the pattern. There are 2 inside pockets!.

    To use natural meterials is important to …

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25 February, 2011

  • 09:56 AM

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    r08813 commented on the project Madras shirt

    It looks great, I must also comment on how tidy your top stitching is. Well Done



24 February, 2011

  • 09:24 PM

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    r08813 added the project The Waistcoat - Now I've finished the suit !!
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    To complete my three piece suit I’ve made the Waistcoat. Based on the Jason pattern, in Blue with a bright blue lining.

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  • 09:19 PM

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    r08813 added the project Trusers Jochen 6014
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    To match the jacket, These trousers are based on the Jochen Pattern.

    I found the belt loops probably the most inconvenient part as they are so difficult to turn. Pressing lines into the front o…

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15 February, 2011

  • 11:28 PM

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    r08813 added the project Hand made Silk Ties
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    I made my own pattern and created two mens neckties. They are 100% silk, and of the Four Fold design to add body to the final project..

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  • 11:14 PM

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    r08813 commented on the project The Stinchcomb #6026 Jacket

    Thank you for such lovely comments, I spent about three weeks on the jacket and I used the polyester for three reasons, firstly, because I didn’t know if I would be able to create the Jacket, Secon…



14 February, 2011

  • 10:42 PM

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    r08813 added the project The Stinchcomb #6026 Jacket
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    It wasn’t easy!!, when it was described as a difficult pattern I thought that it would mean that it had pockets, which I can do anyway. I suppose the clue was that there was only one other finished…

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