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26 April

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    Apr 26, 2012, 07.15 PMby freaky-philomeen

    ooh baby Anna, it’s a wild world!! lots of sewing machines out there ;))) wishing you all the best – and to you Jana and your other loved ones.

22 April

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    Apr 22, 2012, 08.25 PMby otrotamal

    congratulations, enjoy your sweet baby!

17 April

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    Apr 17, 2012, 01.56 AMby nahoko

    Congrats on your little princess <3 wish you and your family all the best!

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      Apr 17, 2012, 08.08 PMby janul

      thanks so much, Nahoko!

16 April

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    Apr 16, 2012, 08.22 PMby carottesauvage

    Welcome to this world , Anna! I wish you a good recovery! XXX

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      Apr 17, 2012, 08.09 PMby janul

      thanks a lot, Helene :). It´s getting better every day :).

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    Apr 16, 2012, 07.49 PMby caramia-made

    Congratulations on the arrival of your little one! Hope everyone is doing well! xxx

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      Apr 16, 2012, 08.01 PMby janul

      thanks! it´s just a big chaos now :). and I don´t feel well enough to tidy up, but otherwise we´re doing well :).

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      Apr 16, 2012, 10.03 PMby caramia-made

      Hahaha – Don’t worry about it! My girl is almost 3 months old and many days I STILL don’t feel like cleaning up! Enjoy her!

9 November

28 October

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    Oct 28, 2011, 12.08 PMby freaky-philomeen

    whow, such good news from you…Congratulations! Wishing you all the best and I’m looking forward to your maternity pieces, too.

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      Oct 28, 2011, 12.22 PMby janul

      thanks a lot :). I guess I better get myself together and make something :)

25 October

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    Oct 25, 2011, 10.11 PMby caramia-made

    Congratulations Janul!!! I just saw your status update :) I look forward to seeing your maternity creations xxx

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      Oct 26, 2011, 10.20 AMby janul

      Thanks! Haha, for the second time the tummy is growing really quickly :)

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      Oct 27, 2011, 05.27 PMby caramia-made

      I have heard that happens with the second baby. Good luck to you in your pregnancy, I’m very happy for you!

9 September

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    Sep 9, 2011, 03.07 PMby erin

    Thank you for your nice comment on my “Such a simple dress!”. I love all your creations, really well done! Happy sewing!

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      Sep 9, 2011, 07.45 PMby janul

      Thank you! I´m glad you like my projects :)

28 April

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    Apr 28, 2011, 07.23 PMby sewella

    Thank you Jana! Love your sweet comment you left on my blog (and here of course)! It really made my day!

4 January

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    Jan 4, 2011, 11.58 PMby carottesauvage

    Happy New Year Jana!!!! i am looking forward to seeing more of your blog posts (and your sewing creations, needless to say)they have been thoroughly enjoyable so far! And yes, I hope you don’t turn into a Tichy nude model yourself (re- your chilly new year photoshoot) ehe :) XX

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      Jan 5, 2011, 09.30 AMby janul

      Haha, thanks Helene! I´m certainly not going to model for him (just for my poor husband :). I really need to do some sewing, but I have to really force myself to do it, because I can sew only in the evenings, when everything is silent… and it feels so strange to take out the noisy machine :). But, I have some cool things in the works so… it will have to be soon. Happy new year to you as well! :)

20 December

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    Dec 20, 2010, 07.00 AMby yolimba

    Hey Jana, thanks so much for your comment on my skirt and my wall. I have to say: I l o v e your dresses – so beautiful. And very nice artwork (I also paint)! I hope to see more projects from you, I’m always thankful for inspiration :-)

    Have a nice day, jenny.

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      Dec 20, 2010, 10.52 AMby janul

      Thanks a lot! I would like to see your paintings! Is it possible? J.

15 December

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    Dec 15, 2010, 01.43 AMby kelepso

    Thank you again Janul. Your vote of confidence was greatly appreciated :-)

30 November

28 November

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    Nov 28, 2010, 05.16 PMby gray

    Hi Janul!! You know the other day I was thinking about that pattern still as a dress. I am pleased you made it into one. Yeah, the pattern itself as a shirt was VERY baggy round the waist- taking it in however wouln’t be too hard. Have you a picture of it? The collar wasn’t too hard either. Well, I say that after I spent a while hunting on the internet all the how to’s I could!! The only thing I found hard was getting the the ends over lapping or not… Did you manage? Also the buttons were ment to be hidden behind a strip of fabric. I never figured it out and decided to leave it. My biggest problem was getting the pleats even.. tricky, very tricky but again not impossible. Just one of those things you wish you ahd a few more hands!!

    Anyway, let me see how you did!! =)

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      Nov 28, 2010, 07.19 PMby janul

      Thanks for your response, my project is already here: http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/chambray-dress
      I changed it quite a lot to my likings, as I had an idea previously, how the dress should look like. Oh, and I didn´t manage to make the pleats even at all… they are horrible (and I tried, ripped them and sewed again… but that didn´t help). Also, I sewed them in place by hand, so that they wouldn´t "stand out.

24 November

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    Nov 24, 2010, 09.20 PMby carottesauvage

    Dear J. Thanks for your kind compliments! You know what… i kind of regret I entered because once you do something happens: It easier to judge rather being judged! hhhiiii… not very comfortable situation. I hope you are well and that you are keeping up with your painting as well as sewing. XX

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      Nov 25, 2010, 11.01 AMby janul

      Hi, so nice to hear from you! Well, the competition is tough, so many great entries… I don´t regret I didn´t enter :) (oh, double negative…?). I think I understand, that when you put so much effort into something and then not win anything, it would be quite dicscouraging…
      Considering my painting, I found out recently that I really like painting more than sewing… :) (or more than anything). I update my paintings and works gallery quite often, you can see it yourself when you click on the “my gallery” link on the right :).

6 September

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    Sep 6, 2010, 08.44 AMby nessys

    Further to my comment on that too thin, scantily dressed girl on the bag photo shoot – I have just had a peek at some of your photos of yourself and I think you have a lovely figure. You are a woman, you look like a woman, you are a wife and Mother and you seem incredibly intelligent and creative.


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      Sep 6, 2010, 09.47 AMby janul

      Thanks a lot for your comments! And yes, the model looks almost naked, you´re right :). I was wondering, is she wearing a mini dress… or just t-shirt and tights? Weird… thanks a lot for your kind words.

1 July

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    Jul 1, 2010, 02.30 PMby sewella

    Thank you dear! I appreciate the time you take to check up my creations!

7 June

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    Jun 7, 2010, 09.12 PMby rifka

    Too funny. Every time I leave a comment for someone’s project, there you are too. We must have similar taste. Good taste…

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      Jun 8, 2010, 09.53 AMby janul

      Oh, I didn´t notice that! I wish I had similar taste with you :)

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    Jun 7, 2010, 06.52 PMby sewella

    Thank you Jana – It’s so kind of you!

    Lovely slipcover, by the way! The colours are so refreshing!

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      Jun 7, 2010, 08.17 PMby janul

      Oh, thank you! It´s an older project, no time for sewing now… :)

20 May

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    May 20, 2010, 08.13 PMby sewella

    Well I am crazy about all the shades of pink and purple so when I saw this fabric I knew I have to had it (although it is plain). It feels great wearing it! Thank you on the lovely comment – as always!

12 May

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    May 12, 2010, 11.13 AMby sewella

    Thank you for the wonderful comment you left on my ruffled shirt! I truly appreciate it!

13 April

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    Apr 13, 2010, 05.42 PMby sewella

    Thank you Jana! It is always nice to have a compliment from you! Much obliged!

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      Apr 13, 2010, 06.27 PMby janul


6 April

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    Apr 6, 2010, 07.04 PMby gray

    Do you know I huffed and puffed with the collar- I tried once and had to take it apart then I looked on the internet at various helps and tips and got on with it. It worked! All I can say is it is just like the yoke on a skirt- sew the two sides together at the top, iron it flat.. then sew (let me think) the inside piece onto the shirt top and then sew the outside collar piece to the shirt and the other one. Does that help or is it horrible?? I am by no means an expert but it works- and do you know for some odd and screwy reason my collar was longer that the shirt- which is what messed it up the first time. I trimed it and it was fine…. The pleats are weird- when you have the shirt on they kind of pop out a little but I was thinking of just sewing them all the way down.

    It is not so hard but you do need a little time and some fiddling about. It is also a loose shirt- you could make it more fitted…. the bib inset was a little tricky (wanting to use all hands and feet!!) but again its ok (close your eyes and sew realllly fast and its always ok!!) I think it would make a great dress since its loose enough anyway- a little belt with it would be fab.

    So, let me know if you decide to takle it! Good luck!

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      Apr 7, 2010, 07.10 AMby janul

      Thanks for your response! I really want to make a dress, as I don´t wear many blouses and I have a great fabric for a dress. I´ve made a stand collar once, it was difficult for me (and looked horrible) and I just want to make this one simple and easy… You´re right that it´s quite loose… I was thinking about a belt too, but I don´t really wear belts with dresses. I think I will make the dress from some not so nice, old fabric (that I won´t regret ruining) and than from my beautiful fabric :). We´ll see. Now I´m finishing a jacket, which is very time consuming…

23 February

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    Feb 23, 2010, 08.38 PMby Les Bonnes Vivantes Paris

    Hi Jana, love your self-portrait! I really enjoy figurative painting and would love to see some of yours! Thanks for the comment!



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11 February

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    Feb 11, 2010, 09.36 PMby chichil

    Thank you for your nice comment! I checked your creations and your antistress dress and blue plaid skirt are so cool!

5 February

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    Feb 5, 2010, 05.53 PMby sewella

    Thank you again Jana on the lovely comment! I like the fabric too! It’s gorgeous – pity I have only a little left of it!

4 February

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    Feb 4, 2010, 07.01 PMby Molly Moore

    Thank you so much for the kind words regarding my Hypnotic Dress. I’m giddy to read that it reminds you of a kimono! Also, I’m glad to read you suddenly like blue, as I’m having a “Wow… Blue!” week myself. :P

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      Feb 6, 2010, 07.04 PMby janul

      Yeah, there are few blue things waiting for me to sew :). Thanks for stopping, Jana

23 January

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    Jan 23, 2010, 01.57 PMby zranitelna

    Ahoj Jani, těší mě! Moc se mi líbí tvoje červený šaty, zvlášť ten název :)

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      Jan 23, 2010, 02.12 PMby janul

      Díky, taky se mi u tebe líbí hodně věcí :).

20 January

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    Jan 20, 2010, 12.04 AMby modernvintageworkshop

    oh, i really like your profile picture. did you paint that?

    do you have a website with your paintings? do you take orders or just paint from your own inspiration?

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