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27 November

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    Nov 27, 2013, 10.37 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Hello Janene, I just tried to upload photos to see if it’s working for me, and there is no problem here.. Maybe if you try to resize you photos and try again? Wish you very good luck :)

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      Nov 27, 2013, 10.45 PMby janene

      Thank you Ellen. My photos are optimized, same as I upload to my blog so no problem there. When I choose the image, the preview is replaced with what looks like a strip of the Burdastyle logo. I think I will leave it for now and try again tomorrow!

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      Nov 28, 2013, 07.01 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      It was the same problem we had…
      I tried to upload now and it’s the same issue..
      We have to tell Burdastyle support again – it’s very frustrating that it’s not working..

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      Nov 28, 2013, 11.45 AMby Anne Wagenhauser

      Is this still not working? They told us last week it had been fixed! I haven’t had any time to try it out….

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      Nov 28, 2013, 03.41 PMby janene

      Yep! Still issues. Can’t do it today either :-(

28 October

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    Oct 28, 2013, 07.16 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Hello Janene, I where just sending you a replay on your lovely skirt, but something happend as you recognize.. all the last uploads of photos are very dark, so therefore I wrote to you that your photos are lighter on your blog.. I like your skirt very much! :)

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      Nov 8, 2013, 10.41 AMby janene

      Thank you Ellen. Yes I had trouble with uploading the files. No idea why they were dark. Same files as on blog. Will try again later if I get chance. :-)

8 May

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    May 8, 2012, 09.22 AMby joost52

    Happy 50th girl, thank you for all your work, it’s very inspiring :)

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      May 8, 2012, 09.04 PMby janene

      Thank you so much Joost. I hereby bat that inspiration comment back at ya! :-)

7 May

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    May 7, 2012, 11.04 AMby Kasiorist

    congratulations on your 50 project on BurdaStyle! happy creations!

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      May 8, 2012, 09.03 PMby janene

      Thank you so much! :-)

22 December

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    Dec 22, 2011, 02.38 PMby Ralf Schmitz

    thank you so very much to you for your kind wishes! i hope that you and your lovely family are having a fantastic christmas and that 2012 is waiting for you with lots of great surprises! may all wishes come true for you!

29 November

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    Nov 29, 2011, 09.06 AMby RenaissanceBombshell

    Congrats on being featured!

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      Nov 29, 2011, 02.12 PMby janene

      Thank you so much!

10 July

7 June

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    Jun 7, 2011, 03.48 PMby Daniel Parker

    Agreed :) to pain no gain!! thanks for the kind words

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      Jun 7, 2011, 08.26 PMby janene

      Most welcome. I look forward to seeing your projects x

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    Jun 7, 2011, 02.00 PMby aggelicat .)

    Thank u so much for your comments :))))

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      Jun 7, 2011, 08.26 PMby janene

      You are most welcome x

5 June

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    Jun 5, 2011, 03.59 PMby petitmoutonbleu

    beautiful everything you make!!!! Someday I’ll be able to make so many diverse thigs like you!!!!!!!! :) congrats on Steve and all of the other projects!

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      Jun 5, 2011, 08.57 PMby janene

      Thank you so much. You are too kind. And you do so already have a collection of beautiful dresses!

6 March

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    Mar 6, 2011, 10.52 AMby victors

    Have a look here, http://dollmaker.nunodoll.com/ this person makes awesome dolls and shares the patterns for them. Some of them are full size, too weird!!

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      Mar 6, 2011, 12.25 PMby janene

      Ooo, thank you! Was a bit worried when the first image appeared, the one in the bra! Phew strange, but not that strange!!!

22 February

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    Feb 22, 2011, 03.55 PMby fashionista2407

    Yes! It kind of looked a lil different when I first glanced and I see it now. I like them =)

21 February

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    Feb 21, 2011, 02.43 AMby fashionista2407

    The garment you’re wearing in your photo caught my eye! what is it that you’re wearing? It looks fascinating!

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      Feb 21, 2011, 07.57 AMby janene

      Do you mean my profile picture? Is it my gloves?!

12 January

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    Jan 12, 2011, 09.02 PMby lizah

    thank you so much!! I used a pants sloper as a basic and then I drafted them from there :) Might make a tutorial if I have the time.

1 January

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    Jan 1, 2011, 11.09 AMby joost52

    ok, I just spent a couple of minutes trying to wrap my head around why we are both ‘saggies’. I was like – I don’t know what she’s talking about, what’s sagging? – Anyway, I finally got it now ;) But hey, you can’t just sneak up on me and wish me a happy new year without me getting right back to you, so here they come, sprinkled with sooooooo much hope, I am wishing you a super duper year, not just for you, but also for your family. And to top it all off, happy belated birthday to. Hey, if you can, so can I ;)

29 December

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    Dec 29, 2010, 06.42 PMby lizah

    Thank you so much! To hear that my work inspires people is probably one of the best thing to hear :) Your garments are great to! especially the jacket and your last project, the christmas dress. Lisa

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    Dec 29, 2010, 12.45 PMby jeleena

    Awww, thank you so much for your lovely comment!

22 December

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    Dec 22, 2010, 07.15 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    dearest janene! i wish you all the very best for the holidays and a fantastic christmas. may all your wishes for the new year come true! lots of love from berlin. ralf

1 September

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    Sep 1, 2010, 06.10 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    thank you very much for your lovely post janene! yes i have planned allready a few things i wanted to do with the xmas prints: little heartshaped pillows, filled with lavender little pearhaped fabric-fruits filled with either lavender or xmas potpurri xmas stockings and patchworked cushions (i think i use the “lone-star” pattern again, i used allready last year) last but not least i will do a few little stuffed soft animals (reindeer, cats and pinguins are on my list)

    ……..just started with the heartshaped pillows yesterday (grey weather outside, and the fireplace on! (this was still AUGUST!!! can you belive it??)

    what is next on your plan?? letmeknow! lots of love! ralf

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      Sep 1, 2010, 06.33 AMby janene

      I am so excited to see your creations!! How absolutely lovely!

      Makes a change that the UK is sunny and elsewhere is grey! But more good reason to stay cosy inside and sew.

      Every day I dream about making things but my work (Im a freelance graphic designer) has gone crazy. So typical. Im faffing around with a childrens activity book for Megamind, the new Dreamworks movie which would normally be so much fun… but I just want to get on with my coffee date dress! Is it so bad to dream of retiring at 43?! x

26 August

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    Aug 26, 2010, 05.19 PMby Ricardo Abreu

    Hi Jeanene. thanks to stop & post your comment. God bless you

12 August

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    Aug 12, 2010, 03.21 PMby brownlow3

    I don’t mind you adding me as friend, I just added you to mine. Wow I Love the dresses you made your daughter, of course I’m a sucker for all things pertaining to kids on this site. I have such a vast studio because I really dislike buying what I can make for free, and a lot of my projects are for my sons academy and they like things to be home made vs store bought.

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      Aug 13, 2010, 07.12 AMby janene

      Thank you so much. Home made things are so much more special. Mine don’t turn out exactly free as I have to forgo my work in order to steal the time! But indeed I feel the choice is there… and the quality… and the fit… and the fact that no-one else has one the same! I bet you are star mummy at your sons academy!

28 July

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    Jul 28, 2010, 08.24 PMby tamezdc

    Janene, I noticed you added me as a friend. That is so flatering. Thank you!

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      Jul 29, 2010, 08.10 AMby janene

      I feel flattered by your response! You are my first ‘wall’ entry too…thank you! I love how productive you’ve been with all your wonderful work and by you being my friend I can be inspired to do more. Beautiful pullover dresses. I downloaded the pattern for those yesterday and now just wading through my day-job work as fast as I can so I can get to do some sewing on the weekend!

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