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tamsinwp

too much that I want to sew!

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12 May, 2015

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    tamsinwp commented on the project Colour Clash Top

    Love your top – cowl and gathers both things I like! fabric is interesting too!



4 August, 2014

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    tamsinwp added the project Chevron Stripes
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    A top copied from one I already own. It is not super successful – I was hoping the final item would be bigger than the original, (the original having become too small) but that was not to be! It ma…

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  • 08:33 AM

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    tamsinwp added the project Summer stripes - burda 2/2013 #127
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    Raglan t-shirt in stripes from the Burdastyle magazine last year. One of my favourite makes this year and certainly most worn! more info here

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  • 08:25 AM

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    tamsinwp added the project Polka dot pleats
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    Self drafted skirt made from polka dot cotton and linen. I was trying to copy an old skirt of mine and was moderately successful.
    More info on my blog

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6 June, 2014

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    tamsinwp commented on the project Key hole Top

    Lovely top! I am taking apart an old top with a feature like this to make a pattern from it. I was wondering how to sew the the ring in – I might have to try it by hand



13 May, 2014



27 April, 2014

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    tamsinwp commented on the project Polka dot BHL Anna dress

    thank you!

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    tamsinwp added the project Bridesmaid Dress - Newlook 6749
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    Last year I made my sister her wedding dress. I also made my bridesmaid/matron of honour dress, shown here. I used Newlook 6749. My two elder daughters wore the same dress, but they were made by…

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  • 10:51 AM

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    tamsinwp added the project Self-drafted beige jersey dress
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    This is made from quite a thick cotton jersey. I pretty much drew round a dress that I like and sewed it up! There was obvoiusly a bit more to it than that which you can read about here

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  • 10:43 AM

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    tamsinwp added the project Victory Patterns - Lola dress
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    This is the Victory Patterns Lola dress. It is made from a mystery fabric that I got from a lady at my pattern cutting class. It is stretchy and has a nobbly texture. I had to take the bodice in…

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  • 10:31 AM

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    tamsinwp added the project Stripey '70's' top - Burda Style Raglan top 02/2013 #127
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    This is the second top I have made from this pattern, and while I loved the fabric when I bought it (especially for this top), I’m not so keen on it as the top. Due to its ribbed nature the fabric …

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  • 10:24 AM

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    tamsinwp added the project Polka dot BHL Anna dress
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    This is the By Hand London Anna dress in a navy polka dot cotton. It is the shorter version with the boat neck. The bodice is a great shape and the bust pleats are very flattering and slightly dif…

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16 December, 2013



26 November, 2013

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    tamsinwp added the project Petrol Lady Skater Dress
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    This a dress made in a petrol coloured ponti fabric using the Kitschy Coo Lady Skater dress pattern. The dress fits brilliantly, although I took out a couple of inches from the bodice to get the wa…

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7 January, 2013



28 December, 2012

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    tamsinwp added the project Christmas Shirt No. 2
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    Mens shirt made using fabric bought in New Zealand 2 years ago and the pattern McCalls 6044. I made the shirt with contrasting collar stand and cuffs. More info and picture on my blog

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15 November, 2012



8 November, 2012

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    tamsinwp added the project Stripey Twister
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    Slightly adapted version of the neon twister dress by Apfelbluete. Made in a striped cotton jersey that has proved to be a bit fragile (hole in the front first day I wore it) More in info here

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17 October, 2012

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    tamsinwp commented on the article The Great Outdoors: 8 New Pre-Teen Patterns

    These look great – however, what I would really like to see are more teen patterns. My eldest daughter is just moving into the teenage years and I cannot find anything suitable for her. Most of th…



12 September, 2012

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    tamsinwp added the project Twirly skirt!
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    Cotton skirt made from (oop) McCalls 4816 for girls. My daughter chose the material and is very pleased with the result! More info and picture here

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