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Self-Drafted Sheer Kimono

Self-Drafted Sheer Kimono

I love the way this kimono dresses up a basic tee or tank and jeans! It began its life as the end of a bolt of sheer woven poly at a local fabric store. I fell in love and bought it - but then what...

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Vintage 1950s style Easter Dress

Vintage 1950s style Easter Dress

Easter is always a special time for me. I like to keep the age old traditions of a new dress and hats and gloves to wear to Easter services, and spend a lot of time sewing vintage inspired outfits...

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Black & White Asymetrical Tunic Top

Black & White Asymetrical Tunic Top

Asymetrical knit tunic top with contrasting fabric with accent diamond button. Perfect for warm summer nights.

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Semiformal dresses

Semiformal dresses

I've designed this piece using diffterent pattern pieces. It was a pleaseure sewing and creating custom pieces for my family as well as others. The fabric used was 100% silk, chiffon and polyester...

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Sandras Creations 2

Sandra's Creations 2

This was from left over material that I love the flowy feel of.  It is Navy and white 1 cm spots.  The back is a cross over Shoe String which I dont have a photo of sadly and shearing elastic to...

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Sandras Creations

Sandra's Creations

This was a photograph i took off a tv commercial for deodorant,  it was promoting that it will not leave white marks on black.  I made this fully lined and the back is reversed so it is from all...

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Bias Tape Strip Pieced Dress

Bias Tape Strip Pieced Dress

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Paraphrase from The Party Dress Book: "To make this dress, fabric is cut into a million strip pieces 3/8 inch wide and sewed to a backing fabric. The effect will vary depending on how much space...

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Reversible scuba knit maxi dress

Reversible scuba knit maxi dress

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I adapted Butterick pattern 6330 to create a reversible spring sleeveless maxi dress to accommodate a double sided scuba knit I found at the local Fabricville shop. I consulted the article in Threads...

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Spring Time Elegance

Spring Time Elegance

My designs are inspired by nature and pastel colors. I believe that every design should be vibrant, colorful, and should exemplify elegance and grace. Some of the designs were created when I was a...

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My Happy Mothers day

My Happy Mother's day

I had purchased the fabric I used for the skirt because I loved it (no particular project in mind). Then months later I decided I wanted to make matching mother daughter dresses, I went to buy more...

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Military Style Spring Jacket

Military Style Spring Jacket

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Butterick 5927, view D was my starting point. This basic double breasted pattern is very simple and lends itself to achieving the military look I was after. The cotton duck exterior fabric was very...

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Spring Time Fashion

Spring Time Fashion

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Spring time special ocassion dress had a blast making this dress hope you guys love it as much as i do!

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Princess Bell inspired Spring dress

Princess Bell inspired Spring dress

  Spring Dress made for my daughter's birthday. Inspired by the gown of princess Bell in Beauty and the Beast.  Material : Yellow polka dots material from Tutti Fruitti Collection from Joanns. ...

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Not So Ordinary Hoodie

Not So Ordinary Hoodie

Several years ago, I purchased this green, lilac/pink, and cream jaquard fabric

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Steampunk Girl Robin Hood

Steampunk Girl Robin Hood

So when I started this project I started with a drawing. It was an idea what I wanted it to look like in the end. I am a refashionista I like to refashion and change things so this project was...

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Star Trek Klingon-The Original Series

Star Trek Klingon-The Original Series

Star Trek, The Original Series Klingon I looked at numerous web images from the series, and watched the episodes with Kilingons in them to get the feel of the outfit and fabric choices. The outfit is...

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Anniversary Dress

Anniversary Dress

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My son and daughter-in-law were going to Greece for their 20th wedding anniversary.  This was the perfect occasion to make something special, so using Vogue pattern 8648 I fit the muslin to her and...

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Peacock Shawl

Peacock Shawl

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The peacock shawl is an original design by Linda Bratten. I digitized the feathers using Bernina Artista software. The birds is raw edged applique with free-motion thread painting and embellished...

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Retro Riddler

Retro Riddler

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I found McCall's Pattern 7184 and was instantly inspired to create a female, retro look inspired by the iconic comic book villain, The Riddler. Opting for the graphic quality of solid colors, I...

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Fashionista Loki

Fashionista Loki

This is my take on a Lady Loki out on the town in Midgard. The design, while inspired by Alexandra Byrne's look for the Avengers film, is my own. No commercial patterns were used and everything was...

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