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seemane

is also known as Claire :)

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4 November, 2014

  • 09:55 AM

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    seemane commented on the pattern Pete

    It’s fairly typical to find that the back shoulder seam-length to be 5-6mm longer than the front shoulder. Usually we have to ease the back onto the front. The reason it’s longer is that during pat…



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10 July, 2012

  • 12:44 PM

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    seemane commented on the forum topic Downloadable instructions in English

    Janner – you can often view the instructions and also the fabric/notions needed from this USA site: sewingpatterns.com (you may be able to save them as PDFs too perhaps?) Just click on the correct…



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8 November, 2011



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21 September, 2011

  • 10:11 AM

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    seemane commented on the forum topic 09/2011 Sleeveless blouse #128

    I think the pattern is supposed to be pretty long – from this pic (photo of #128) the hem seems to fini…



14 September, 2011

  • 10:29 AM

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    seemane commented on the article The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook On Sale November 1st!

    Great news!
    I went to check out the UK Amazon site and sadly the book is not released here until mid-end of January 2012 (boo!). I might have to pay the extra cost of international shipping and get…



5 September, 2011

  • 04:44 PM

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    seemane posted a message on seemane's wall

    I’m thisclose to finishing turning our spare bedroom into my dedicated sewing room – just 2 more weekends of DIY-ing should do it (yay!).

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    seemane posted a message on sew4my3's wall

    Hi there,
    I’ve just sent you a message via the BurdaStyle site re: a user who’s using the techniques section to advertise their dresses :(
    Regards,
    Claire



3 August, 2011

  • 08:25 PM

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    seemane commented on the forum topic Where to buy presser foot (hemmer/rolled hem)

    Hi, from a Google search that model is a snap-on presser foot machine (apparently it’s identical to the Kenmore 385.18221 model sold by Sears, Janome make the Kenmore’s from what I’ve read)… so y…



2 August, 2011

  • 04:27 PM

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    seemane commented on the forum topic Patterns for peg-leg trousers?

    BurdaStyle has some trouser/pants patterns that you might like :)
    08/2010 Trousers with front… #137,
    <…



23 July, 2011

  • 11:15 PM

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    seemane commented on the forum topic Spam being posted in Learning/Techniques section

    (This 2nd comment added so that the discussion will appear on the right-hnad side of the web screen ASAP) I hope the moderators catch this spammer’s stuff quickly – it really brings down the tone o…



15 June, 2011



1 June, 2011

  • 09:27 PM

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    seemane commented on the forum topic FIDM grading ruler

    As I understand, it’s used in a pattern shifting technique of grading, and can be used conjunction with this book (the author also works for/at FIDM I believe?):
    http://www.amaz&#8230;



31 May, 2011

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    seemane commented on the forum topic Personal Dress Labels

    Hi there,
    I can’t see the URL to your blog site, so I’ll reply here :)
    I did a post on my own blog in March about labels – at the bottom of it there’s some links to making your own DIY labels. I’v…



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