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DIY dye blazer

Added Sep 2, 2013

by Winnie Nkosi

Johannesburg, So...






Blazer made out of dyed calico.Made this fabric a few years ago,It was school project.Used black and red dye,the 1part of the fabric came out more cream white,red and grey,and the rest,the one i used here came out more grey.Found it in my pile of fabrics and decided to make the 1 thing i love sewing,blazers.

Material Notes

1.5% m calico,1 black button,polycotton for lining.




Garment Type

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    Oct 9, 2013, 03.49 AMby Princess McGhee

    Great blazers! Which pattern do you use? I’m wanting to test my hand at blazers (i’m terrified lol)!

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    Sep 5, 2013, 09.08 AMby liliv-1

    Love, love love!!

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    Sep 2, 2013, 09.51 AMby Mary Athey

    Love this winnie and it’s lovely on you. You did a great job on the dying. So your favourite thing to makes blazers!! mine’s dresses x

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      Sep 2, 2013, 10.29 AMby Winnie Nkosi

      Thanks Mary:),see the reason why i love making blazers is they very expensive to buy,lol im broke…and u always do a great job with the dress

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      Sep 2, 2013, 11.14 AMby Mary Athey

      Thanks winnie, i’m the same as you. i could’nt afford to dress the way i do lol. so making things is great x

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      Sep 2, 2013, 11.20 AMby Winnie Nkosi

      lol so lets keep making clothes,its cheaper and we look like a million dollars,lol

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      Sep 2, 2013, 02.24 PMby Mary Athey

      go us!!!! hehehe x

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