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sabrinal1981

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20 October, 2014

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    sabrinal1981 commented on the pattern Oversized Coat 08/2014

    I don’t understand the sizing on this pattern—the size charts run from 32-60, but the sizes marked on this pattern run from 72-88. Can someone please help me figure out what size I should cut? I…



26 November, 2013

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Faux Fur Wrap
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    Nothing is better than a cozy faux fur wrap when the temperatures drop and the holiday season approaches! I spotted this high quality, luxurious brown and black faux fur hanging at a fabric store …

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  • 05:12 PM

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Halter Neck Jumpsuit
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    I decided to jump on the jumpsuit bandwagon with this black wool jumpsuit, which can go from day to night. I completed the outfit with a white asymetrical bag (see more pictures at http://www.burd…

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  • 08:37 AM

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Pale Yellow Silk and Linen Shift Dress
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    This summer, all I wanted was a full wardrobe of comfortable silk pieces that floated over the body and didn’t cling to my skin. Enter this fabulous pale yellow 4 ply silk that I picked up on my l…

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29 October, 2013



2 September, 2013

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    sabrinal1981 commented on the project The Electric Blue Jacket

    I actually drafted this pattern myself, but you could probably adapt any jacket pattern with a shawl collar and no front seamlines to get a similar look.

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    sabrinal1981 commented on the project The Electric Blue Jacket

    Thanks bootieshakin! This jacket is actually a pretty easy and quick sew, so you should give it a try!

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    sabrinal1981 commented on the project The Electric Blue Jacket

    Thanks Debbie! I drafted this myself, but I think it would be relatively easy to adapt a pattern for a jacket with a shawl collar to get a similar look.



1 September, 2013

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Electric Blue Jacket
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    I loved my friend’s electric blue Sandro jacket, but sadly I couldn’t find it anywhere online or in the stores…my only option was to sew the thing myself! This version is made with an electric b…

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9 August, 2013

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    sabrinal1981 commented on the project The Leather Skirt

    Thanks cur-jargon! Sewing leather is not hard…just get yourself some leather needles, a walking foot and some tissue paper (to prevent the leather from sticking to the machine). It’s actually a…



7 August, 2013

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Sheer Leather Dress
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    In the latest installment of “The Joy of Making Clothes for the Life You Don’t Have,” I made a dress with a leather and georgette bodice and pleated wool miniskirt. Perfect for those exciting Frid…

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  • 09:22 PM

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Crazy Cape
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    This melton wool cape coat was made last winter, when I was in the throes of an avant garde kick. I love the dramatic stand up collar and the flared hem (made more flared with the addition of hors…

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  • 09:09 PM

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Leather Skirt
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    This skirt was made using Vogue 1324, a Donna Karan pattern. I love the unusual seamlines of the skirt! I used black leather for the front panel, and the side and back panels are cut from a black…

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  • 02:30 PM

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Asymmetrical Clutch
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    I wanted a chic little bag that was just big enough to carry around the essentials (wallet, phone, lipstick). I came up with this little white number, complete with an on-trend chain and spike clo…

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9 August, 2012



4 July, 2012

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    sabrinal1981 added the project The Ascot Dress
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    This pleated peplum sheath dress is perfect for your next trip to Ascot, a garden party or afternoon tea with the Queen. Accessorize with fascinator, heels and a glass of bubbly.

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  • 09:31 AM

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    sabrinal1981 added the pattern The Ascot Dress
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    Fitted sheath dress with pleated bodice, pencil skirt, side peplums, back zipper and vent.

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