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Roxanne Blanc, FL, US

Strikes My Fancy is a creative blog to help inspire fellow Sewists into pushing their creativity to a new level. As a professional in the fashion industry with experience as a pattern maker and textile designer, I write from a professional perspective. As a personal endeavor, I've written my own pattern fitting series entitled, "My Approach to Successful Pattern Fitting" which has received wonderful reviews and comments.

craft interests: embroidery, fashion, knitting, restyle, sewing

Gender: Female

Member Since: 07/18/2013

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Baby Bam Bam

This is a costume I made for my son for his first Halloween.  It's made out of fun fur and has a faux suede shoulder strap.  I used plastic bones sewn on to the front and back as cave man trim.  I...

My Version of All Saints "Marin" Leather Jacket

This Jacket was inspired by the All Saints Leather "Marin Jacket". I loved the texture of the leather with the added detail of the quilting. I added the quilting detail on the shoulders, sleeves and...

Summer Bride Garden Party Gown

A beautiful hand draped bodice and collar has been basket woven to create dimension and texture, which wraps around to the back of the bodice of the gown.   The elegant off the shoulder collar...

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Re: Couture Jacket


Re: Summer Bride Garden Party Gown

Thanks ockysana!