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suhleenah

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31 July, 2009



15 July, 2009

  • 09:46 PM

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    suhleenah commented on the project Benedikta

    I just purchased fabric to make this dress- a hazy teal stretch satin charmeuse for the bodice and tonally coordinating handkerchief weight linen for the ruffles. I think that will nicely temper th…

  • 09:16 AM

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    suhleenah commented on the project Megan

    making these longer would be a simple fix… i’d prefer a full skirt with the shorts beneath— with the back zip that might be a little tricky to work up.



12 June, 2009



21 March, 2009

  • 11:39 AM

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    suhleenah commented on the project Hell in a Handbasket

    I sincerely appreciate the nice comments! I’d love to see other people using this technique. Indeed the back sections are OPEN between the weave. That’s part of what I love about this jacket- warm …



14 January, 2009

  • 08:51 PM

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    suhleenah added the project Bags to Riches
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    Handmade evening dress created by weaving strips of plastic shopping bags together, fusing the woven sections into “pieces”, then sewing together. Black garbage bag piping and fringe at the hemline…

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  • 08:42 PM

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    suhleenah added the project Hell in a Handbasket
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    Handmade hoody designed and sewn by me in summer 2008. I used a basket-weaving technique to form the center back and cuffs. The body is my basic raglan-style hoody pattern (drafted by me) as the ba…

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28 October, 2008

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    suhleenah added the project Sabrina dress version
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    sabrina pattern, in plaid. center bust seams on bias. Handmade flat piping and fringe. I put the pockets into the seams rather than on top. Love it!

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26 March, 2008

  • 07:03 PM

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    suhleenah added the project Curved Zipper Hooded Vest
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    I figured out how to put in a curved zipper on this vest. he curved zipper is echoed in the asymmetrical hood and the loop/button closure at the neck. When worn up, the hood has a high neck.

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