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12 May, 2013



11 May, 2013

  • 06:55 AM

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    sewgrannysew added the project Patchwork Silk Top
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    This was based on my previous project (reversible loose fitting top), except that due to the lack of available fabric, I had to join pieces to make it possible for this design to take shape.

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11 December, 2012



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19 October, 2012



18 September, 2012

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    sewgrannysew commented on the project Semi bubble skirt with high waist

    Thanks Glenville Hughes. I was going to do that when the client came by to collect it. So I posted the one I had taken earlier on the dress form. :)



17 September, 2012



16 September, 2012

  • 09:45 AM

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    sewgrannysew added the project Semi bubble skirt with high waist
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    This is made in black silk. The released darts at front waist created a semi bubble look. The back is darted with back vent. This skirt is knee length, unlined and faced at waist with back zip.

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  • 09:38 AM

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    sewgrannysew added the project Faux snake skin tapered pencil skirt
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    This is a fitted, tapered, pencil skirt in stretch fabric faux snake skin. It is unlined and faced at waist. Client’s size was almost the same as mine so was able to model it. For ease of movemen…

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  • 09:25 AM

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    sewgrannysew added the project Peplum top: hot pink
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    This hot pink or fuschia peplum top was made in silk dupioni, unlined, with side zip. Based on my previous peplum tops with some modification and no ties. It has V neck in front and low scoop nec…

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19 July, 2012



12 July, 2012

  • 06:19 PM

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    sewgrannysew commented on the forum topic Coverstitch Alternatives?

    Flat lock, rolled hem, blind stitch, lettuce edge…these are some of the things you can do with the serger. A serger has many uses, so don’t be afraid to experiment before using on your project. …



30 June, 2012

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    sewgrannysew commented on the project Batik Peplum Top

    Thanks shizuoka :). The dress form is a medium and adjustable. It cost about US$240.00. You can also buy it online.



28 June, 2012



27 June, 2012

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    sewgrannysew added the project Batik Peplum Top
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    With limited fabric (1.5 yards, 36"), the lady requested for a peplum style top since it is back in fashion. I had never worn or made peplum before and I had doubts that it would turn out well or …

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19 June, 2012



9 June, 2012

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    sewgrannysew commented on the image Twist drape dress - Josephine Demontis

    What a beauty…..I would also love to see the pattern pieces for this piece. Just wondering…will there be any difficulty in leg movements like walking? I do love the look of the dress though. …



7 June, 2012

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    sewgrannysew added the project Reversible loose fitting top
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    I’ve always been inspired by Burdastyle patterns and the many style of clothing created by the members. Here is another of those inspiration. A merge between Vogue V1113 by Mizono and Burdastyle…

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12 November, 2011



8 November, 2011

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    sewgrannysew commented on the article It's Sew Easy: Sewing Jeans With Angela Wolf

    I would love to sew jeans. I tried. The trouble I am having is presser foot height, needle size and thread type. My machines (Pfaff 1229 /Hobby 301, Brother XL5700 and Janome 348) refused to all…

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    sewgrannysew added the project Scrap-Value Patchwork Asymmetric Top
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    This is another top made from the scraps left over from the scraps used to make the Infinity Drape Tank Top. The lady refused to discard and insisted on making something else out of these (uploade…

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22 October, 2011



19 October, 2011

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    sewgrannysew favorited the project Dim Sum Party Dress
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    sewgrannysew commented on the project Dim Sum Party Dress

    Oh, so beeaauutifuuuul! I was looking for the perfect cheongsam dress and voila! Here it is! I have the pattern magic book but was a little scared of using, afraid of ruining my very precious fabr…

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