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sewextreme

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5 April, 2008

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    sewextreme added the project March Madness - Team Spirit Jacket
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    North Carolina has made it to the NCAA Final Four, so what’s an alum to do? There was almost 2 yards of team fleece in my stash – just enough for a lightweight jacket, a cap, and vintage Burda Mode…

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1 April, 2008

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    sewextreme added the project "Tiger Kitty" - Burda Moden, March 1963
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    I fell in love with this pattern the moment I saw it! This sleepy little feline’s name is “Tiger Kitty” because of the distinctive markings on her soft, cozy fleece “fur”. Her eyelashes are made of…

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  • 12:22 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project My Franzi

    I love this! The details are lovely, and the fabric is just perfect.



31 March, 2008

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    sewextreme commented on the project black wide leg pants

    You must have had a lot of fun with this project. It is very neat and professional looking. The details on the pockets are great. I seldom see invisible zippers in pants, and you did a wonderful jo…



21 March, 2008

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    sewextreme added the project Embellishing Sidonie á la Chanel
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    This is the last of three mini-tutorials on making Sidonie á la Chanel, my variation on the free BurdaStyle Sidonie pattern. In this final tutorial, you will learn how to make the detachable belt w…

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20 March, 2008

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    sewextreme added the project Constructing Sidonie á la Chanel
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    This is the second of three mini-tutorials on making Sidonie á la Chanel, my variation on the free BurdaStyle Sidonie pattern. It is a very simple skirt to make, and this tutorial will walk you thr…

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18 March, 2008

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    sewextreme commented on the project Fleur de Sea (My Sidonie)

    I think the piping adds a very nice effect. The fabric is beautiful too!

  • 05:36 AM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Sidonie á la Chanel

    Thanks, everyone! I am so happy if I have given inspiration and ideas. I am new to BurdaStyle, and you have made me feel so welcome!

    I have uploaded three mini-tutorials covering the drafting, con…

  • 05:22 AM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Retro Inspired Jumper, 1964

    Thanks so much for your kind comments. For those of you who decide to make it, drop me a message and let me know. I’d love to see what other variations you come up with!

  • 05:06 AM

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    sewextreme commented on the project White Eyelet Dress

    What a darling dress! Such pretty fabric, perfect for spring.



17 March, 2008

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    sewextreme commented on the project Tea Rose Sidonie

    Very sassy! The suspenders add a nice touch. The hemline is unique too.

  • 04:12 PM

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    sewextreme added the project Drafting Sidonie á la Chanel
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    This is the first of three mini-tutorials on making Sidonie la Chanel, my variation on the free BurdaStyle Sidonie pattern. The result will be a skirt with alternating contrasting panels, as seen …

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  • 04:06 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Sidonie Hiking Skirt

    What a clever idea, and functional too! Nice attention to detail.

  • 03:28 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Rosy Sidonie

    You have created a refined, sophisticated skirt. The high waist is so stylish, and the pleats add a nice vintage touch.

  • 03:24 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Blue Plaid with Microsuede Yoke Skirt

    Superb workmanship, as always, and a clever design to boot!

  • 03:21 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project reversible Sidonie - for the MiniChallenge

    This is both cute and functional! My daughter would love this… :-)

  • 03:06 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project silver Sidonie

    Is this dupioni silk? Such cute fabric for a bargain price. It was very industrious of you to find good use of your remants.

    Thanks for the link to the zipper tutorial. I’m anxious to give it a try!

  • 02:59 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Recycled Sodine

    The fabric tells the story! You really jazzed up a very simple pattern. Looks really funky with the fishnet stockings… :-)

  • 02:56 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Spring Sidonie

    How lovely and romantic looking this is! Thanks for showing details on the workmanship. You have done a fine job.

  • 02:52 PM

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    sewextreme commented on the project Skully Skool Sidonie

    This skirt is charming and creative. You must have had fun making it!

  • 12:12 PM

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    sewextreme added the project Retro Inspired Jumper, 1964
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    Time (prep): 1 hour

    Time (sewing): 2 hours

    This versatile jersey jumper was a lot of fun to make and sews up very quickly. There are only six pattern pieces. If you are comfortable workin…

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16 March, 2008

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    sewextreme added the project Sidonie á la Chanel
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    Time (prep): 1-2 hours

    Time (sewing): 1.5 – 2 hours

    A simple but elegant version of Sidonie that can be dressed up or down, depending on your mood. The fabric, polyester moleskin, has a…

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15 March, 2008

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    sewextreme commented on the article Sewalong MiniChallenge: Time is Running Out!

    This is a fantastic challenge and a lot of fun. However, for some reason, I have been unable to upload photos to the MiniChallenge or the HowTo section all day. I’ve noticed that there are plenty o…