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Angela Kane Pinafore - My First Ever Sewing Project

Added Apr 20, 2011

by gowmukhi

Bhubaneswar, India






I am a total novice to sewing. But with the marvelous help of Angela Kane’s pinafore dress tutorial on youtube, I was able to sew this dress out of a bedsheet. I was not at all confident about sewing, hence I bought a cheap pure cotton bedsheet. It did not have any stretch to it. But I am so full of delight to see the end result. Thank you so much Angela !.




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    Apr 24, 2011, 07.07 PMby Angela Kane

    Hello gowmukhi, I love your version. Colour is the colour of the moment! It may be a bed sheet but it’s beautiful. You have taken the time to do lovely original embroidery as well. I can’t believe it is the first thing you have ever made.

    As promised, anyone making up this pattern and publishing it on BurdaStylel gets a free One Years Subscription to my site. i hope you will find it useful.

    Thank you for making up my pattern.

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      Apr 24, 2011, 08.26 PMby gowmukhi

      Thanks for the comments Angela.

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    Apr 23, 2011, 04.30 PMby peachypanda

    This is gorgeous. I love all the stitching details

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    Apr 21, 2011, 12.28 PMby peaches2218

    Super impressed with your topstitching, especially since this is your first dress. One thing, it looks like the dress would benefit from a hook-and-eye at the top of the zipper, since it starts a little lower than the neckline of the dress.

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    Apr 21, 2011, 06.04 AMby keerthana Sundarkumar

    great work! well done!!

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    Apr 20, 2011, 09.10 PMby reLYME

    Wow! Excellent job! I can’t believe this is your first project! :)

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    Apr 20, 2011, 04.53 PMby charlotteauzou

    Great color !

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    Apr 20, 2011, 02.59 PMby Sabrina Wharton-Brown

    I especially like the circle and sea embroidery on the pocket! : )

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    Apr 20, 2011, 02.23 PMby leahfranqui

    Love the color!

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    Apr 20, 2011, 01.55 PMby zsyzu

    It turned out great! I have to try that pattern out too.

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    Apr 20, 2011, 01.09 PMby tilshmil

    Well done! Love the pocket details.

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