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10 June, 2015



26 May, 2015

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    SuseSews added the project Smooth sailing trousers
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    These trousers are made from the wearing history smooth sailing pattern. I usually don’t wear pants because they don’t fit. This pattern was no exception, I had to tweak it a lot (not the patterns…

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16 April, 2015



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21 March, 2015

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    SuseSews added the project Butterick 5951 - christmas dress
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    I have abandoned hope that my husband is going to take any pictures so here is another project on the dress form. It’s Butterick 5951 which has been quite popular with german sewers. I had planned …

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5 March, 2015



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28 February, 2015

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    SuseSews added the project Corduroy hollyburn skirt and gertie shirt
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    The skirt is made from the sewaholic pattern hollyburn, the shirt from gertie sews vintage casual. I lengthend the pattern for the 3/4 sleeve.

    Nothing exciting but great wardrobe staples. I can …

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    SuseSews added the project robe sureau or the playground dress
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    This is robe sureau from Deer and Doe. I call it my play dress because it reminds me of a dress I made for my 3years old niece. The length of the skirt for example is much shorter than the length …

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26 February, 2015



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13 February, 2015

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    SuseSews added the project Pug pussy bow blouse and Linda skirt
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    The blouse is made from the Tiffany blouse sewing pattern from style arc without modifications. The skirt is a not quite full circle skirt with ric rac and other trimmings, I used the Linda skirt p…

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9 February, 2015



6 February, 2015



31 December, 2014

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    SuseSews commented on the project Butterick 5880

    Thanks!
    Mmh-movement….The dress doesn’t have a vent and allows only very slow and ladylike movement. :-)



30 December, 2014

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    SuseSews commented on the project Butterick 5880

    Thank you! Yes, it is always a struggle to bring my husband to take some photos. Would love to see your version!

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    SuseSews added the project Butterick 5880
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    This is my christmas dress made from retro Butterick 5880.

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29 October, 2014



21 October, 2014



19 October, 2014

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    SuseSews added the project Vintage Du Barry 5090
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    I made blouse and skirt using the 40s du barry pattern 5090. I consider this as wearable muslin. Next time I will try to grade the blouse pattern down to make it less ‘blousy’.

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    SuseSews added the project Jenna cardi-refashioned merino jumper
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    I while ago I prevented my husband from discarding a merino jumper with a moth hole in the front. I actually wanted to sew a jumper for my son but then Kat of Muse patterns released the jenna cardi…

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18 September, 2014

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    SuseSews commented on the project Wool winter skirt

    Very nice! I adored similar skirts in Lena Hoscheks product line.
    What about lining it with a simple A line skirt or if with a half-circle skirt? You would avoid additional ruffles at the seam tha…



7 September, 2014



6 September, 2014

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    SuseSews added the project 1940s simplicity 1018
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    The pattern is simplicity 1018 from the mid 40s. I used size 16, did a 2cm SBA and made some minor modifications to the sleeve (the tulip sleeves stuck out a bit and were longer than on the illustr…

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