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redredhoodie

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2 June, 2013

  • 12:57 PM

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    redredhoodie added the project two times Sorbetto: hit and miss
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    These are two simple Sorbett variations I made for this summer:
    One is a teal and cream, squiggly vertically striped one with bias neck binding with the regular front pleat. Not in love with the f…

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5 May, 2013

  • 12:43 PM

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    redredhoodie added the project purple jersey jacket
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    I used some medium weight jersey for a drapey jacked with sn/ap closures and a band collar. The front is double breasted. I used an old pattern by Burdastyle magazin (08/2009, *119).
    Instead of a …

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20 April, 2013

  • 10:16 AM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project Vela

    this is gorgeous. I may need to hunt down a similar print.

  • 10:14 AM

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    redredhoodie added the project leather bags
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    Some leather bags I’ve made. The small one is for my everyday random stuff and the messenger one I carry to uni. Links to the pattern and more pics and infos are on my blog

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16 December, 2012

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    redredhoodie added the project Hart of Dixie top
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    Inspired by the Tracy Reese “Alix dress” I’ve seen on one of the members of the tv show “Hart of Dixie”. A simple bias cut tank shape (pattern #108, Burda issue 08/2011 which I can’t find on this s…

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27 November, 2012



5 November, 2012

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    redredhoodie commented on the project little black wintercoat

    Danke dir. Ja, kalten Wind im Nacken hätte ich nicht so toll gefunden.

  • 10:33 AM

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    redredhoodie added the project little black wintercoat
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    a straight cut wool coat with princess seams. it has some contrasting panels; the bottom is a black and grey heringbone wool fabric, the top a black wool and cashmere blend. for warmth I added a co…

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14 October, 2012

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    redredhoodie commented on the project picture perfect parka

    Do it, do it, do it! Imagine how many times you can wear a selfsewn coat, much more often than a skirt or dress because it’s outerwear. It’s a lot of fun to make and actually my favorite thing to s…

  • 06:39 AM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project picture perfect parka

    Thanks, it’s actually a pretty good pattern, comes together smoothly though the instructions for the swallow tail back are s***. But it has many great design details, it’s a basic piece but with a …



13 October, 2012

  • 08:21 PM

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    redredhoodie added the project picture perfect parka
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    The latest addition to my fall wardrobe, a parka.

    The only changes I made to the pattern were slimming down the sleeves and adding brass hardware to the waist draw string to keep everything in p…

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8 September, 2012

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    redredhoodie commented on the project refashioning & distressing

    ich bin gespannt, was da kommt! danke und die Grüße gibts natürlich zurück.

  • 07:56 PM

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    redredhoodie added the project refashioning & distressing
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    I used a thrifted jeans shirt and some remnant canvas to do a refashion. I also bleached, dyed and distressed the shirt until I got the look I wanted.

    I shared a step-by-step tutorial on my "blo…

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20 August, 2012



15 August, 2012

  • 01:44 PM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project Chevron Alexander

    thank you. I’ve actually got some fabric left over. the cut out pieces are already laying on my sewing table, because I just can’t get enough of it.

  • 01:43 PM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project Chevron Alexander

    you should definitively try, it’s a lot of fun!



13 August, 2012

  • 09:49 PM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project Chevron Alexander

    thanks Jill, usually yellow isn’t my color either but this is less of a bright, sunny yellow but has a mustard note that makes it a bit more wearable for me. and I’ve got a light tan this year (qui…

  • 11:31 AM

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    redredhoodie added the project Chevron Alexander
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    my second version of the Alexander blouse, with a few alterations; instead of the button tabs in the front and back, I add…

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1 August, 2012



22 July, 2012

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    redredhoodie added the project the family project: Anouk dress
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    Another dress inspired by a family pic of my mum & aunt. It reminded me of the Anouk dress by Victory patterns which I then used. I was able to make the whole dress from stash fabric; medium weight…

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28 June, 2012

  • 08:27 AM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project Double Collar Blouse

    this is such a nice version, I’ll keep that in mind for the next time I’ll do a double collar.

  • 07:09 AM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project Liebe ist heiraten im Mai

    oh wow, wahnsinn. das passt ja wie eine 2te haut! ganz toll und herzlichen glückwunsch nachträglich.

  • 07:06 AM

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    redredhoodie commented on the project the family project blouse

    I’ve seen the double collar feature on a few (expensive) vintage blouses and really liked it, so I recreated it.