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7 January

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    Jan 7, 2011, 06.50 PMby rachelnyc

    Omg, I <3 your status! “Snowday = Sew-day,” haha!

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      Jan 8, 2011, 05.33 PMby marinaglory

      haha thanks Rachel! I hope you’re staying warm in this weather!

5 January

20 February

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    Feb 20, 2010, 05.08 AMby Natalia *

    I was just going through all your newly uploaded projects and was going to comment on each page individually and thought Id save you the time of reading them and just post on your wall instead. I love your projects, especially the skirts. For such a simple pattern made of rectangles, you really jazzed them up with the bows or fabric choice. Great job. How did you calculate the amount of fabric needed for the front and back panels, based on your measurements? (I.e. did you multiply/ add a certain number?)

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      Feb 20, 2010, 08.23 PMby marinaglory

      Oh thank you so much!! I’m just now looking through my little notecards on which I scribbled measurements and sketched little rectangles and I’m trying to decipher (with my calculator of course) what exactly I did to get these numbers.. Hm it seems that when I didn’t just use as much fabric as I had available, I multiplied my waist measurement by 2.5 and added seam allowances. Here is a great how-to that I followed the first few times: http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/nayantara’s-quick-party-skirt. You can probably fool around with where you want the zipper (side or back-centered) or do elastic, etc. and that may change the number of panels/rectangles you cut. Can’t wait to see what you sew up!

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      Feb 20, 2010, 08.55 PMby Natalia *

      Thanks so much for showing me that link. I will definitely come in handy.

22 July

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    Jul 22, 2009, 12.26 AMby labetenoir

    thanks for the comment on my dress. your stuff is so great too!

25 June

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    Jun 25, 2009, 10.42 PMby evette

    Thanks for you comment on my JJ dress. Can’t wait to see the one you make :)

17 June

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    Jun 17, 2009, 01.58 AMby lizah

    hey thanks so much for your comment, glad you liked my dress :) Your blue recykled dress is so cute!

2 April

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    Apr 2, 2009, 03.35 AMby loyl8

    thank you for the comment. I appreciate it.

7 November

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    Nov 7, 2008, 07.49 PMby erdronen

    congratulations on winning the minichallenge! great job with your outfit :)