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23 August, 2010

  • 03:07 AM

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    yummy commented on the project Two plaid skirts (still stash sewing)

    I think there are very scientific ways to do it but I did not use them! I cut out one piece of the skirt and then laid it on the uncut fabric, lining it up so it matched the pattern underneath and …



22 August, 2010

  • 03:57 AM

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    yummy added the project Two plaid skirts (still stash sewing)
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    Still sewing from my stash and made two skirts in different styles from the same plaid. One is Burda Sidonie A-line skirt (downloaded when the patterns were free) and the other is Ottobre 5/2008 #4…

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31 July, 2010

  • 01:35 PM

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    yummy added the project T-Shirt saved from the scrap heap
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    This brown t-shirt is relatively new but developed a number of little holes all over the front (pic 3). I didn’t want to throw it out. I decided to try sewing some fabric over the holes and here’s …

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  • 01:05 PM

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    yummy added the project Sewing from my stash - TwinkleSews Mash-up
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    I am still trying to deplete my stash! I started out making the Skyline Skirt (an 8 panel skirt) from the Twinkle Sews: 25 Handmade Fashions from the Runway to Your Wardrobe (yay, my library had a …

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18 July, 2010

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    yummy commented on the project Ella's Baby Set

    Thank you for all your kind comments. I was able to find some of the links and they are still live:

    kimono wrap top: http://habitual.wordpress.com/kimono/

    reversible baby slippers (excellent …

  • 12:30 AM

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    yummy commented on the project Summer flower top

    This top has been seeing a lot of action with the warm weather we’ve had lately. The pattern used to be on the burdafashion.com website but I don’t think it’s available anymore now that that site h…



26 June, 2010

  • 01:12 AM

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    yummy added the project Sewing from my stash - wrap sweater
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    Now that it’s summer and I’m finally warm, I’m sewing sweaters! I’ve been mulling over a wrap sweater for some time and not finding anything in the stores to use as an example. While sorting my fab…

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25 June, 2010

  • 09:42 PM

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    yummy added the project Sewing from my stash - skirt
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    I’ve implemented a strict no new fabric purchases until I deplete my stash. Here’s my first attempt – a denim skirt. I used pattern 101A from Burda April 2009, the same pattern I used for my green …

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22 June, 2010

  • 03:20 AM

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    yummy added the project Flower shirt to skirt
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    Another shirt to skirt, this one for my daughter. I always found this shirt a bit low in the front for my comfort and then I shrunk it in the dryer. I really love the fabric and decided to repurpos…

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  • 03:10 AM

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    yummy added the project Empire Waist Shirt to Skirt
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    I have a new sewing machine that has really motivated me to get back to sewing. Burda’s empire waist shirt is the first wearable item I ever made, but it’s been sitting in the closet for quite some…

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8 April, 2010

  • 02:07 AM

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    yummy added the project Blanket and slippers for nephew to be
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    Yet another baby to sew for in the recent baby boom. I’m going to become an aunt again any day and managed to get a blanket and slippers done before the imminent arrival. I’ve sewn a few pairs of t…

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28 March, 2010

  • 12:29 PM

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    yummy added the project Ellie's Baby Set
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    There was an Ella and an Ellie born last year and I fear I call the babies the wrong names all the time! This is the set of clothes I made for baby Ellie. I think all little girls need a ruffle bum…

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  • 12:05 PM

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    yummy added the project Ella's Baby Set
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    I’ve been launching a new program at work this year, which has been eating up all my time, and other than shortening the odd pair of pants and serging the side seams on a turtleneck to make it fit …

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12 February, 2010

  • 12:24 AM

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    yummy commented on the project Infinity dress for graduation

    The infinity dress intrigued me for a while last year but I never got around to making one. This is the most beautiful one I’ve seen and now I’m intrigued by it all over again.

  • 12:24 AM

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    yummy commented on the project Infinity dress for graduation

    The infinity dress intrigued me for a while last year but I never got around to making one. This is the most beautiful one I’ve seen and now I’m intrigued by it all over again.



24 September, 2009



11 July, 2009

  • 07:35 PM

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    yummy commented on the project Maryy

    This dress looks so cute! I think it would also work at different lengths and probably would be easy to make it really long, ankle length.



24 June, 2009

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    yummy added the project Green Linen Skirt BWOF April/09 101A
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    Another New Year’s Resolution – remove the pattern insert in one of my BWOF magazines and sew a pattern! Finally did it, was intimidated by the lack of seam allowances but someone posted about usin…

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29 May, 2009

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    yummy added the project Blankie Lydia
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    I’ve been wanting to try this pattern for a while but my antique sewing machine didn’t like knits. I recently bought a serger and gave it a go. Love the serger and the finished top. I could make a …

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16 February, 2009

  • 04:25 PM

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    yummy added the project New Year's Resolution # 2 - Pink Jumper
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    I’m on a jumper run. This one is from woven pink fabric. I found the pattern on sale, the only piece I was interested in was the jumper but I might try the top with different sleeves. The jumper is…

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  • 04:10 PM

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    yummy added the project Reconstituted Fruit Skirt
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    I’ve had this skirt for at least 10 years and I love the fruit fabric. It got a bit tight in the waist over the years, developed a small hole at the bottom of the zipper and I wanted to shorten it….

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11 January, 2009

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    yummy added the project New Year's Resolution Jumper
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    New Year’s Resolution – sew more clothes from ‘real’ fabric this year, not just muslins! Here is my first attempt. I found the pattern at ValueVillage – copyright 1969, styles do come back if you w…

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25 December, 2008

  • 11:03 PM

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    yummy added the project Embroidered winter wear
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    Embroidered hat and scarf for my daughter. Headband and mitts for my girlfriend’s daughter. Present mitts for my girlfriend. Embroidery takes a while but is therapeutic and I am quite pleased with …

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