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Phoenix Gown

Phoenix Gown

The column gown was inspired by the fires of the Bastrop National Park that occurred in 2011. The gown is composed of segments of silk organza that were laser cut and dyed multiple times. The organza...

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Knitted Boucle Handbag

Knitted Boucle Handbag

I knitted this handbag (purse) using #15 needles and one skein of my favorite heavy Boucle yarn. The pattern is my own - a wide rectangle with the two ends meeting at the top for the opening of the...

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From Toilet Paper to Shantung Silk

From Toilet Paper to Shantung Silk

I participated in the toilet paper wedding dress challenge in 2010. I enjoyed creating the dress so much, I wanted to recreate it in silk.

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Morning Glory Applique and Quilted Table Runner

Morning Glory Applique and Quilted Table Runner

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It was 100% upcycled using blue jeans and cargo pants. Each flower and leaf was made separately, and then joined using whipstich to make a very original applique table runner.  Each flower and leaf...

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Tank Top Remake

Tank Top Remake

This light-weight vest, or cover-up was fashioned from a flared bottom tank top that was once attached to a blouse. The shoulder seams had to be cut in order to remove it, and I was afraid that...

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 Tweed Jacket

Tweed Jacket

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I created custom trim for Vogue 7975 by layering fringe cut from the lengthwise and widthwise grain of the fabric, the selvedge, and strands of the pink threads tied in knots, and laid over the trim...

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Ar Tonelico Costume

Ar Tonelico Costume

It's a costume inspired from a video game: Ar Tonelico 3. Which make it a perfect Halloween costume. I hope you like it ^_^

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Gallery of Dreams

Gallery of Dreams

So I had this idea to recreate this rug to fit my style, colorwise and pattern wise. I have used it as it is, but I am not a very neutral person by nature, and it is boring. Because rug making is...

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Felted Houndstooth Bag

Felted Houndstooth Bag

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This bag is made from wool coating that I felted myself by machine washing in hottest water and drying on high heat in the dryer. The pattern is my own original design. I used hand dyed wools to make...

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Jacket, Pants and Top

Jacket, Pants and Top

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Cashmere wool coattail jacket with silk lining. Zipper removeable tail (for the days you don't want to be as fun :), hook and eye closure. Jean cotton cigarette pants. Silk de Chine top with...

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Meet the Fabrics of the Future

Meet the Fabrics of the Future

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A new book explores the possibilities for textiles that save lives and look amazing

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Star Burst Quilt

Star Burst Quilt

This large throw was hand pieced. The quilting stitches are a deep purple. It measures 64"x45".

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Patchwork Tote Bags

Patchwork Tote Bags

When someone has blessed you with a box of upholstry samples what do you do?  I decided to make a tote bag out of the samples, then that tote turned into 3 totes.  These are my own designs...

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My Creations!http://www.rosiesstuffnsew.blogspot.com/

My Creations!http://www.rosiesstuffnsew.blogspot.com/

http://www.rosiesstuffnsew.blogspot.com/ This is  only the one of the projects I have finished. To see some extra visit my blog above.  

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Find Inspiration in Amazing Artisan Textiles

Find Inspiration in Amazing Artisan Textiles

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"1,000 Artisan Textiles" features works to spark new ideas for anyone who sews

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Things I love to sew and design.

Things I love to sew and design.

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I enjoy making and designing handbags special order. I have collected material in my travels. Curtain fabric inspires me to create my bags with linings and lots of pockets. Originally I wanted to...

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GIVEAWAY @ StitchnStudio

GIVEAWAY @ StitchnStudio

Come by and enter for a chance to win this Orange Felted Bucket Bag. Entering is easy! http://stitchnstudio.blogspot.com

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Fabric U Puts a World of Fabric at Your Fingertips

Fabric U Puts a World of Fabric at Your Fingertips

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App for iPhones and iPads offers is an on-the-go guide to fabric

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Retro Relived

Retro Relived

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This was actually made last year for the linen contest but never could get the pictures to post.  Using brown as basic and coordinating colors of linen I redesigned a simplicity pattern. On the...

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SIMPLYL SEWING

SIMPLYL SEWING

I want to show readers that sewing can go beyond just fashion. Use this skill to save money in these hard economic times by making something that is USEFUL with the beauitful fabric we are assible...

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