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MY CREATIVE WORK

Im, design, inspiration, is the satin-white and red, I sewed on the simple mechanical machine, decorated with beads and stabbing the hand, also sewed the flower itself.

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17  Ways of Getting the Most Out of Your Sewing Machine

17 Ways of Getting the Most Out of Your Sewing Machine

This slideshow compiles many useful pieces of advice for operating a sewing machine.

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Sarah Sisulart - The Lost Odyssey - Video Game Costume

Sarah Sisulart - The Lost Odyssey - Video Game Costume

This costume was made in roughly 3 weeks. Corset jacket: The corset jacket was entirely hand drafted. It was made from the same linen look material as the floating sleeves. The corset has spiral...

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My best Friends dog

My best Friends dog

My best Friens dog made from a Photo

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Button Vest

Button Vest

I made this vest to wear to the National Button Society Convention this past summer. I am an avid sewer and button collector and wanted to wear something that was a conversation piece and that would...

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Velvet Holiday Dress

Velvet Holiday Dress

  There is nothing like the luxurious feel and richness of velvet. That nap that shimmers in the light beckons you like a moth to the flame. But watch out, this is a challenging 100 percent cotton...

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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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Winning Poker Hand

Winning Poker Hand

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We have two daughters aged 13 and 10. We have long played games as a family, but it has become increasingly difficult to find games that we all enjoy playing. This year we taught the girls how to...

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David Bowie-- Life on Mars?

David Bowie-- Life on Mars?

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I'm a different David Bowie for Halloween every year. This year, I recreated Freddy Burretti's design for the "Life on Mars?" video...

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Once Upon A Times Red Riding Hood

Once Upon A Time's Red Riding Hood

This costume was made using two patterns.  Butterick for the cape, and Simplicity for the vest/skirt.  The vest pattern was altered to resemble the pointed vest on the photo on the left.  This was...

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Gene Simmons Demon Project

Gene Simmons Demon Project

After thoroughly studying Gene Simmons's 1976 Demon Costume, the very first thing I did was draw and cut some patterns for every piece of armor the boots and codpiece and try them on my...

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Ursala the Teacher

Ursala the Teacher

I first designed the costume - considering my friends needs as a teacher of 2nd graders. She needed to move and bend and not get caught between desks. The outfit is a two-piece. I designed the skirt...

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CP3O Like Mini-Me

CP3O Like Mini-Me

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This costume started by using Simplicity 1766 as the base for my creation. I studied many pictures of C3PO and drew on pattern to create my own pattern pieces with quilting lines for this replica for...

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Jacqueline Skellington

Jacqueline Skellington

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Here is my Jacqueline Skellington costume for Halloween. Based off of my own original design, we tried to capture Jack in a more feminine way. We started with a base black fabric, and once all of the...

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Indian Chief

Indian Chief

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 This is my grandson Ryan. I made him this outfit from a vintage simplicity pattern that I found on the net. I made the outfit out of an ultra suede material with decorative bias tape and trim that...

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Troll Baby -Miss Stinkypants

Troll Baby -Miss Stinkypants

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This is a baby troll costume I created.The outfit is an overall with long-sleeved t-shirt.

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Classic Alice and White Rabbit

Classic Alice and White Rabbit

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These costumes are based on the illustrations in the classic Alice in Wonderland books.

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Chess King and Queen

Chess King and Queen

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For Halloween this year I made the kids chess costumes. The body of the costume is an A line dress with boning in the hem. I added an extension past the hem to give the costume the appearance of a...

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Learn how to make a quilted purse

Learn how to make a quilted purse

  Quilting is such a lovely activity- it combines relaxation and productivity, helping you craft great little things for yourself or your loved ones. This tutorial will show you how to quickly make...

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Porcupine

Porcupine

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My son wanted to be a porcupine! I found some wonderful black and silver fur and sewed a body suit type outfit and head piece. I used black foam strips that I painted white stripes and these served...

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