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18 July

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    Jul 18, 2012, 06.12 AMby nouvellegamine


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      Jul 19, 2012, 05.37 AMby loyl8

      thank you!! it was a burda pattern too!

15 July

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    Jul 15, 2011, 01.19 AMby mojo elgin

    Have you found any army pics of your hubby yet? We’ve found more from Ft. Sill. My son Tom looks like he’s having a blast! Does Ft. Benning (Georgia?) have Basic Training pics on their website? We saw a Ft. Sill posting that my son’s platoon FAILED inspection and won’t be able to call home for an unspecified amount of time. :(

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      Jul 16, 2011, 12.08 AMby loyl8

      oh that stinks!!!! Hoping my hubby calls this sun, its been 4weeks. they have photos buy none yet going to recheck today though. hes finishing red phase this week.

22 June

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    Jun 22, 2011, 02.40 AMby tungufoss

    I simply love ALL of your work! I will be stalking your sewing in the future. ;-)

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      Jun 22, 2011, 10.32 AMby loyl8

      ohhh thank you… you just made my day thank you ;)

8 December

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    Dec 8, 2010, 04.01 PMby prairieponygirl

    Hi Loyl8! Thank you so much for adding me to your friends! I added you to mine. :D I love your projects! They are amazing! I especially love your Earhart Jacket. WoW! Best to you. Happy Holidays.

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      Dec 8, 2010, 10.02 PMby loyl8

      thank you!!!;.> you have some adorable creations and your style is too. best wishes and happy holidays to you too. keep up the good work

6 October

22 August

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    Aug 22, 2010, 07.56 AMby sewella

    Hello loyl8! Thank you on the lovely comment you left on my carnation tute!

9 August

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    Aug 9, 2010, 08.50 AMby anajan

    Hi there, loyl8! Thanks for your nice comment on my Puzzle dress!

10 June

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    Jun 10, 2010, 07.06 AMby mickey10

    Totally love your profile cupcake pic….. I made these for my sister-in-laws baby shower as well. They are just too cute!!!

1 June

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    Jun 1, 2010, 07.27 PMby artnest

    Please try the link again! I re-arranged my blog and screwed up my links (I’m so glad you brought this to my attention) ! Have fun – I’d love to see a picture if you make one!

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      Jun 2, 2010, 02.39 AMby loyl8

      thanks I have it now. I did make one with other directions but not really a fan of the one i made in like 20 minutes. going to try yours and draft one myself. By the way I love your stuff soo super cute.

13 May

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    May 13, 2010, 12.54 AMby almalou

    Hey, Thanks for your message – I’m glad you like my PJ bottoms! They’re probably a bit light for the weather here at the moment, but I shall persevere :-) Just wondering – was it difficult to add the godets to your dress? It’s such a great idea. Your dress is definately one of my favourites so far!

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      May 13, 2010, 01.27 AMby loyl8

      Oh thank you. Maybe Ill try to add a how to on how I did my godets, but I think you should be able to do it. It seems easier to add them in when you add it into a seam then without. Its pretty much a triangle with a curved bottom and sewn in. I had many trial and errors, but finally figured it out. try to google it. Threads magazine did a thing about it, but I think their measurements were off because it totally screwed me up.

3 March

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    Mar 3, 2010, 07.04 PMby punkiedory

    hey, i’m going to be in vegas this weekend, too. crazy!

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      Mar 5, 2010, 02.52 AMby loyl8

      very cool where are you staying? my hubby and I are staying at planet hollywood. leaving friday and coming home wednesday.

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      Mar 13, 2010, 09.06 PMby punkiedory

      i was gone there the 4th through the 11th…and i learned that a week is waaaaaaaay too long in vegas!! after 3 days i was over it and it just began to look like a big ashtray to me!! it didn’t help that i have never been away from my husband and daughter like that either!

      but the photography convention itself was a-mazing!! we stayed at the mgm.

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      Mar 13, 2010, 10.26 PMby loyl8

      wow that is a long time. i have friends that live there so I got to visit with them. I was bummed it was soo cold compared to what it was a week before that. Yeah we were ready to come home too. I go every year sometimes twice. I love to visit vegas. I want to go to the magic show they have every year. I like the MGM good location.

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      Mar 15, 2010, 01.24 AMby punkiedory

      i liked the mgm, it was pretty nice. and there were lions by the lobby, which was a plus, lol.

18 February

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    Feb 18, 2010, 10.41 PMby punkiedory

    don’t feel bad, i don’t know if i’ll finish mine either…i have a silent auction i am organizing ( www.heartsncrafts.tumblr.com ) plus i have photography convention in 2 weeks in vegas and i have a million things to do for that before i leave. :(

    i have a feeling that i am not going to be sleeping for the next 2 weeks. good luck, girl—i hope you can scrape together enough time, i’d really like to see what you have planned!

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      Feb 19, 2010, 05.37 AMby loyl8

      thanks and congrats on the win!!!! good luck with all that!!

12 February

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    Feb 12, 2010, 03.59 PMby punkiedory

    i want to do something for the alabama chanin inspired contest, too—but man, will i have enough time? lol. good luck! can’t wait to see what you come up with, your pink & red is very cute—i voted for it and a couple of others (and my own, heh heh heh).

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      Feb 12, 2010, 10.14 PMby loyl8

      hehehe same here. Yours is super cute and fun. I love the back piece. good luck. Im not sure if ill have enough time, im moving also right now so well see.

2 February

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    Feb 2, 2010, 02.56 PMby cquinn13

    Thanks and thanks! Yeah, it’s really cold right now, and I’m ready for winter to be done! Accent…my 2 year old says ‘uff da’ all the time…(you can’t tell we’re norweigan, can you?) :)

28 January

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    Jan 28, 2010, 03.13 PMby Jodi Wade

    Hey, Thanks for putting my Holly Golightly Mask in your top ten!

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      Jan 28, 2010, 10.25 PMby loyl8

      oh you are soo sweet, your welcome. I love it!!! Im going to make one, one day. I love Audrey Hepburn

15 January

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    Jan 15, 2010, 01.10 AMby couturecutie

    I can’t wait for Project Runway either!!!! I <3 it, and am soo happy that they have seasons that are so close together, but before that, when Lifetime and Bravo were having that lawsuit, I was soo annoyed, I wanted to go and call up Heidi Klum and tell her to make up her mind!!!!! Btw, luvvv your designs and such!!!! So creative, so great!!!
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      Jan 15, 2010, 08.47 AMby loyl8

      Thank you. Have you watched launch your line, or the other one bravo tried out in place of project runway? I was not a fan of either, but I watched them all. I even watched project runway canada with Iman inplace of Heidi. It still doesn’t compare to the US one

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      Jan 16, 2010, 08.11 PMby couturecutie

      I actually did watch both of those shows, and I didn’t really like them, they were way to knock-off Project Runway-ish even though they are supposed to be. I don’t get why they replaced a very good show with 2 bad ones even though they were running out of money. Did you see the new Project Runway premiere?

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      Jan 17, 2010, 12.26 AMby loyl8

      ahhhh not yet!! I taped it, but I have had to work. I work 12hrs on nights. It doesnt leave me much time. watching it tomorrow though

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      Jan 17, 2010, 12.32 AMby couturecutie

      Oh. Thats good.

15 December

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    Dec 15, 2009, 11.23 AMby petitmoutonbleu

    dear loyl8 your channel is so amazing! you make diverse, fun things!!! and you look absolutely gorgeous on your pics! could you really consider doing a patter for the back or a ptter for the dress that you made last???? the one with no back!!! pleeeaseeee I want to mak one but i just cant start it from scratch!! i no one has posted a pattern for a dress with no bacck!! i would really apreciate it!!! keep doing that wonderful job!

13 November

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    Nov 13, 2009, 12.18 PMby shucha

    hey hey! thanks for favoriting my project ;) i love your Scrubs series, you really use such wicked fabric!!

16 October

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    Oct 16, 2009, 03.20 AMby imperfections

    Thank a ton!! I love fringe….kinda tough to think of ways to use it though.

5 September

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    Sep 5, 2009, 08.57 PMby ashchaser

    Thanks so much!

31 August

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    Aug 31, 2009, 06.03 AMby mesha2316

    Thank you I am always up for good advice! I will go to the book store tomorrow. I truly love that Skirt/jumper you did! Love your fashion!!! I think it is fantastic you taught your self. I myself am “attempting” to do the same thing.Trial and error right:). Your work is very good, your a very Beautiful and talented woman.

9 July

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    Jul 9, 2009, 02.18 PMby claireissewing

    Love the scalloped hem on your revamped sailor dress. Have you got any tips on how to do it? xx

17 May

1 March

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    Mar 1, 2009, 06.34 PMby effervescence

    Girl i’ve been in NY and it is Awesome!!!! I need to go again by myself to go everywhere without hearing!!! I’m tired!!!ol But it remind me a lot of London..a city that never sleeps too!!! but for sure you’ll enjoy Paris there’s nothing like it!!!

28 February

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    Feb 28, 2009, 10.39 PMby effervescence

    I’m working on th pics!! I should get my camera working soon!! When i do; i’ll take them again because you’re all misssing on the details!!

    Paris my dear friend don’t have to be just a dream!!!! you could make it happen!!!

22 January

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    Jan 22, 2009, 04.10 PMby sseahra

    Thanks for the sweet comment on my zipper dress. If you end up making one be sure to post it because I’d love to see it!