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carolyn-s

is sewing for summer!

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29 August, 2011



28 August, 2011

  • 10:32 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Pattern Magic, linked front dress
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    Based on the design on p49 of the Japanese pattern book Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi, made of teal silk jersey, and with added elbow length sleeves. I make a separate self-drafted petticoat…..

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27 August, 2011

  • 09:41 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project The Big Drape Coat

    It’s fabudabulous; you make the coolest things! I would kill for this thing… (only joking, sort of…)



25 August, 2011

  • 02:11 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Game of Thrones Coat

    Very cool Don! It looks like a dark version of the Assassin’s garb too. We like the Assassin in our household, us girls for quite a different reason from the boys ;)



19 August, 2011

  • 08:49 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Scrumpled leggings
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    Self-drafted, and out of beige knit stuff. I used my own tutorial for making custom fit leggings, and extended the legs to have an extra 20cm or so in length and to be about 1-2cm wider, and zig-z…

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16 August, 2011

  • 08:09 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the article Featured Member: denisedamedesigns

    Congratulations on getting the featured member!!
    And thank you so much for picking my ball gown as one of your favourites, I’m honoured that you liked it!



14 August, 2011

  • 03:28 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Da Vinci Coat

    This is very very cool! I love the asymmetry of the coat when closed down the front… and the pants, and the necklace, and the shirt…
    You are brilliant!

  • 03:26 PM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project My NY cape

    This is gorgeous!!



11 August, 2011



8 August, 2011

  • 04:45 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Cat girl
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    A collaboration; my daughter made her Tshirt herself, drafting her own design based on Tshirts she already has, and I made the leggings for her. Also here

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6 August, 2011



5 August, 2011

  • 09:36 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Ivory blouse

    Thank you! Do you mean the sleeve seams or the cuffs?

  • 01:20 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project The Artists Only Dress

    This fabric is gorgeous!! The simple shape of the dress shows off that beautiful print to perfection!

  • 01:18 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Playful ads * NEW * Jacket

    This is awesome!!!

  • 01:17 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Ivory blouse
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    Made using Burdastyle magazine 10/2010, pattern number 102, of a lightweight slightly fluffy brushed cotton mix. Love the floaty, drape-y shape of this pattern, and also that it still looks a litt…

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  • 12:58 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project Dip-dyed wrap

    Thankyou! Yep, it is a great book. This is the fifth thing I’ve made out of it…. has your partner made any other of the designs?



3 August, 2011

  • 10:20 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Dip-dyed wrap
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    I made the wrap “f” from the Japanese pattern book Unique Clothes Any WayYou Like by Natsuno Hiraiwa, using a thick creamy coloured knit stuff. I then dip-dyed it in a mixture of iDye Poly in Blue…

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2 August, 2011

  • 07:52 AM

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    carolyn-s commented on the project the cyanide secretary dress

    Looks really fabulous, I love the colours and the bow on the front is a gorgeous touch! And I really love the little skinny sleeve cuffs too. (And, hydrogen cyanide is a colourless acidic gas……



25 July, 2011

  • 11:20 AM

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    carolyn-s added the project Rusty-red skirt
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    Made using Vogue 8363 but shortened, of a divine rust-red wool/silk mix I bought during our trip to Japan. The skirt is fully lined with polyester acetate, closes with an invisible zip and I cover…

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