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28 August, 2013



26 May, 2013

  • 08:06 AM

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    roarah added the project Vivienne Westwood Inspired Skirt
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    Recently I’d been oogling Vivienne Westwood tartan skirts online. I had small section of wool tartan – about 1-1.5m of it, so I thought why not give it a go & try to make one. This is what I ended …

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19 May, 2013

  • 06:28 AM

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    roarah added the project Navy & Red Silk Brocade Dress
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    I made this dress to wear to a friend’s wedding in March.

    The red & navy silk brocade was a new purchase, but everything else was made with scraps & remnants already in my stash. The side drape …

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  • 04:16 AM

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    roarah added the project Grey, Brown & Cream Printed Work Dress
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    I made this dress using Vogue V1287. It’s not the style of dress that I would normally wear, but I quite like it. It’s super comfortable & dressy enough to wear to work & then out to drinks afterwa…

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  • 03:19 AM

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    roarah added the project Lounge Dress
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    I wanted this dress to be a simple dress with a long flared skirt. I wanted something that I could ‘relax with a martini’ in. Something I could dress up with heels & go out to cocktails in or dress…

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28 October, 2012

  • 09:48 AM

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    roarah added the project A New Circle Skirt
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    This is skirt I made back in July, but I just haven’t had a chance to post about it. I wore it heaps while I was on holiday in Spain & Greece in August & I know I’m going to wear it a lot this summ…

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  • 09:40 AM

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    roarah added the project Last Minute Dress
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    I recently was cruising around on Pinterest & saw a picture of Vintage Vogue 9061 and I thought that dress would be perfect to make & wear to a friend’s wedding. So that’s what I decided to do. It …

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  • 09:23 AM

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    roarah added the project Silk Jersey Faux Wrap Dress
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    This is the dress I made to wear on my birthday this year. It’s made with silk jersy & I used McCalls 5974.

    I can see why this pattern made was number 1 in Pattern Review’s Top 10 Patterns of 20…

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20 October, 2012



7 April, 2012

  • 11:06 AM

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    roarah added the project My Classic Trench Coat
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    For quite a while now I’ve wanted a classic beige trench coat. I finally decided to try my hand at making one. I used Simplicity 4084.

    The one part of this coat that drove me crazy was the sleev…

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  • 10:56 AM

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    roarah added the project Pattern Magic Top - Built in Collar
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    This was a top I made using the pattern magic books. The top itself was pretty easy to draft but the construction was a pain. Mostly because I just wanted to start sewing & not take the time to act…

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2 April, 2012



5 February, 2012

  • 03:30 AM

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    roarah added the project Sweet & Simple Sorbetto
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    I wanted to make a simple top that I could wear on super hot days or just throw over my bathers to go to the beach. I decided to use Sorbetto from Colette Patterns as a basis for the top. I couldn’…

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