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vchan38

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17 May, 2012

  • 05:27 PM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Color Code: Coral

    The colour is gorgeous, looks great! Well done!

  • 11:50 AM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Oh come on rain

    Thanks so much! Because the fabric is coated, and it’s quite warm too!

  • 11:47 AM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Oh come on rain

    Thanks!! I I’m glad you like it!

  • 11:46 AM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Oh come on rain

    Yes it’s really good and soft. I think there are other beautiful prints in the same collection.

  • 08:41 AM

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    vchan38 added the project Oh come on rain
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    I made this rain coat using Amy Butler’s coated fabric called English Garden Bluestone. The pattern is from a UK sewing magazine called ‘Sew’. I learnt a few tricks on how to sew with coated fabric…

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14 May, 2012

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    vchan38 commented on the project Yes! You can walk a cat!

    Thanks! It’s not reversible as the hook side of the velcro need to face away from the body. The interfacing which I used for the pink fabric is the white non woven type which I want to hide visuall…

  • 08:11 AM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Yes! You can walk a cat!

    What a good idea. I can scan and put the pattern on my blog if you’d like to make one :)

  • 08:09 AM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Yes! You can walk a cat!

    Thanks! I’ll let him know!



13 May, 2012

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    vchan38 added the project Yes! You can walk a cat!
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    This is the 4th walking harness I made for my cats. I was meant to make a larger one some time ago. I used left over pink cotton fabric with lightweight interfacing and black polka dot fabric as li…

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  • 05:19 PM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Super King Cat (or Dog) Bed

    Thanks!! They really like stretching out in the super sized bed.. :)

  • 05:18 PM

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    vchan38 commented on the project Super King Cat (or Dog) Bed

    Oops, I just realised I posted a new message instead of replying. Thanks so much! They love your complement. I just made a jacket (actually the 4th one) for one of them today, will post some pics s…



12 May, 2012

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    vchan38 commented on the project Rad Red Clovers

    It’s lovely. Clover is in my to sew list :)

  • 09:31 AM

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    vchan38 added the project Super King Cat (or Dog) Bed
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    I have two lovely cats and they have out grown the shop brought beds. So I decided to make a super sized bed for each of them. I used fabric from ikea and some left over cath kidston remnants. One …

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11 May, 2012

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    vchan38 added the project Colette Peony Dress
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    A vintage inspired dress pattern from Colette in navy stretch cotton with white spots. 3 muslins were made to get the bodice to fit right. Couture technique such as underlining, hand stitch lining …

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16 July, 2011

  • 09:40 AM

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    vchan38 commented on the article Learning to Sew: Peter's Top Ten Tips!

    Peter, excellent post! I love my vintage sewing machines and their stitch quality is much better than my top of the range modern machine, I joined a 3 hour sewing class and a serger class when I fi…