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18 February, 2014

  • 01:58 PM

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    zoomba commented on the project The dirt dresses

    I am so sorry ! Those pictures were fine in my photo app but something went wrong…

  • 01:57 PM

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    zoomba added the project The dirt dresses
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    Two dresses drafted using patterns from Clothing for Everyday Wear by Yoshiko Tsukiori . One is pure linen, the other one is cotton. I wanted dresses that one could wear in the garden, get dirty in…

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31 December, 2013

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    zoomba added the project Drape Drape 3, number 9
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    Too bad this one ended up to thight ! It was a lot of fun to sew, even without a serger. The pattern is amazing and easier to figure out then it seems at first glance.

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  • 05:43 PM

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    zoomba added the project Drape-drape 3, number 12
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    Wow, did I learn, making this one !!! A hard one to sew. Not because the instructions weren’t clear, but because A- I do not have e serger, B- the dress in the book was way to short for a woman my …

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  • 05:18 PM

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    zoomba added the project Baseball or 1930's Bubble coat...
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    I wanted an oversize coat but decided that the trend was going to fade so fast that I didn’t want to buy one. So I drafted this pattern following the instruction in a Burdastyle magazine that I can…

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  • 04:31 PM

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    zoomba added the project The gift of fake fur
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    I needed some more gifts, so I emptied my stash and whipped these up. Fake fur + left over lining + vintage ribbons= arriving with a little more than the obvious vodka bottle at a friend"s home.

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9 January, 2013

  • 07:20 PM

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    zoomba commented on the project Out of the blue dress

    Thank you so much for being so supportive Mary ! Happy New year !

  • 07:17 PM

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    zoomba added the project Fall into summer house dress
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    Japanese pattern, from Tuniques Robes etc. My first attempt of adapting a pattern so it would fit right on an occidental too-tall lady. It worked.

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  • 07:13 PM

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    zoomba added the project Into the blue dress
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    Simple cotton dress based on a Burda pattern, helped me a lot to learn how to adjust to right size and to insert a side zipper.

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  • 06:59 PM

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    zoomba added the project Cyber Kimono shrug
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    I found the idea on the Internet. I can seam to retrace it. But let’s say a lined rectangle drafted to your size + buttons… Et voil

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  • 06:51 PM

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    zoomba added the project Go-Go shirt
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    Not at all my personal style. I will give it to someone. But a great way to learn how to modify unused patterns to create something of your own and learning techniques along the way.

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  • 06:39 PM

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    zoomba added the project Lumberjacqueline
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    My take on a lumberjack shirt. I know, on this picture, it looks a bit like a nightgown. It doesn’t when you’re near. With this tunique, I learned that working with scottish print actually HELPS yo…

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