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sandramary

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21 May, 2014

  • 11:15 AM

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    sandramary added the project Big Kids Sweaterdress
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    I made 2 versions of this pattern, the original dress length and then a shorter sweater length.
    For the sweater I used a printed fabric for the front instead of the colour blocking that was used f…

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10 May, 2014

  • 11:00 AM

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    sandramary added the project Lucy La La skirt
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    This is a four gore, elastic waist skirt with a flared, flouncy skirt.
    I drafted this to fit my (very) petite 7 year old and I have made a version in black chambray and a spotty cotton one way str…

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10 September, 2013

  • 06:03 AM

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    sandramary commented on the project Lolly legs

    Yes, the top was made using a vintage 1970’s pattern that was for a maternity dress that I just shortened to make the top!



26 July, 2013

  • 02:36 AM

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    sandramary commented on the project Big kids duffle coat

    Thanks for the comment Mary!

  • 02:36 AM

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    sandramary commented on the project Big kids duffle coat

    Thanks fashionfreek. Coats are not really difficult sewing wise, but they do take a bit of time. Might be a while before I have a go at another one!

  • 02:35 AM

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    sandramary commented on the project Big kids duffle coat

    Thank you for the compliment!

  • 02:35 AM

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    sandramary commented on the project Big kids duffle coat

    Thanks! I had a duffle coat as my school uniform when I was a kid and I loved it then! Burda do have a couple of nice grown up versions too you know!

  • 02:32 AM

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    sandramary added the project Lolly legs
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    Casual pants with stretch waistband. Pattern is from Burdastyle July 2011 issue.
    Very simple pants to make and very comfy to wear, especially on hot days!
    I did need to make a few alterations to …

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25 July, 2013

  • 03:32 AM

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    sandramary added the project Big kids duffle coat
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    I am very pleased that I was able to make this coat entirely from the stash, all the fabric, notions and pattern were all things that I already had on hand, even the different coloured sewing threa…

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19 July, 2013

  • 01:49 AM

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    sandramary added the project Apple a day tunic top
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    This cotton top is made from a pattern in Burda magazine March 2008 issue.
    This is my second version of the top, and it is great as a summer top and styled over a skivvy or tshirt for winter.
    I …

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15 July, 2013

  • 12:03 PM

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    sandramary added the project Grey maxi skirt
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    Ankle length maxi skirt in dark grey jersey. I used the waistband from Burda pattern 07/2011/102 and drafted a flared skirt to attach to it.

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24 November, 2010

  • 03:26 AM

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    sandramary added the project Spottydot kaftan
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    A loose fitting, empire line cotton dress with elastic at back seam.
    Fabric is a cotton muslin with black spot and hem embroidery.
    Dress made using New Look 6698 (which I think may be out of prin…

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13 November, 2010

  • 09:37 AM

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    sandramary added the project Deep pockets dress
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    Self drafted, loose fitting smock dress for girls aged 2-5 years.
    The dress has raglan sleeves, gathered neckline and deep pockets for little girls who like to collect things!

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  • 09:33 AM

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    sandramary added the project Scallopini tank
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    Self drafted tank top for little girls aged 2-5 years.
    The sleeveless top is made from a cotton voile fabric, has a handmade scallop trim at front neckline, bias binding finish on armhole and neck…

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3 February, 2010

  • 09:22 AM

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    sandramary added the project One pattern three tops
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    These three tops were made from Simplicity 2593 using different frill techniques for the neckline.
    Frills were handpinned in place and then topstitched to the neck by machine.
    I have posted a ste…

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28 January, 2010

  • 09:21 AM

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    sandramary added the project Chambray button front skirt
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    Chambray skirt with contrast topstitching and buttons. The pattern is from Burda magazine October 2009 issue. I altered the pattern from a fly front skirt to a button extension. I have posted instr…

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3 November, 2009

  • 10:36 AM

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    sandramary commented on the project Hammer pants

    Very stylish and thanks for the credit!
    I have just coaxed my sister into making up this view as well!



11 September, 2009

  • 11:46 AM

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    sandramary added the project White tank top
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    Tank top in stretch fabric, has no side seams and a gathered back panel detail.
    Pattern from Burda World of Fashion 07-2008.

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5 September, 2009

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    sandramary added the project Slouchy geo print top
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    From Burda World of Fashion April 2009 issue.
    Low scoop neck top has 3/4 length sleeves with sleeve bands and raglan sleeves.
    I added a hip band and neck band.

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3 September, 2009



2 September, 2009

  • 12:26 PM

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    sandramary commented on the project speedy t-shirt

    I love how this turned out in the grey fabric – I am glad that the pattern worked out so well for you!



24 August, 2009

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