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1  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Pattern Usage Help! on: March 25, 2007 06:58:31 PM
I never have used a pattern before. I just bought one and some fabric. Its a McCalls 5388 I think. Im making a top but I dont know how to use the tissue paper and the instructions are crazy!!
Whats selvage?
Gathering is something i DONT know how to do! HELP!
Its a really pretty top and I want to finish it.
2  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / i love tunics (HELP!) on: March 11, 2007 12:59:15 PM
i love tunics now, cause they dont hug your hips, if you're a little curvy there like me Smiley lol.
i've never made a top before (only pants and skirts)
how do i go about making this? (see cute top below)



i dont want to buy a mccall pattern or something for this.
3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / feeling crafty but... on: February 24, 2007 03:52:28 PM
gar! im feeling really crafty tonight, but my bobbin ran out of thread and i dont know how to rethread it without it bunching when im sewing! and i also dont have any fabric. i cant go to to joann's or hancock cause i cant DRIVE!! argh.
whats a girl supposed to do?
i NEED to make something. i want to make a retro jumper with large pockets! or a caftan for my sister (cause she's bugging me about it)
any ideas to help me out?
i think i can rummage up some old shirts of my dad's.
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / TyeDye Pillowcase need Clever Ideas on: December 08, 2006 07:25:45 PM
I have a sweet tyedye pillowcase that i want to make something out of it... (bad grammar. srry)
it might not look good as a skirt, but im thinkin like a hoodie or a shirt or something. any clever-er ideas?
5  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Discussion and Questions / Stuffed Mole for Chem Project on: September 28, 2006 07:51:49 PM
I want to show of my sewing skills for Chemistry. On Mole Day, I chose to sew a stuffed mole. Only thing, is I dont know how to make a stuffed mole. I want it to stand on its four legs stuff. Im also going to create a green and white basket ball jersey for it.
Can anyone conjure up a mole pattern? Or any tips to making stuffed animals?
6  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Discussion and Questions / A&F Tote. on: September 09, 2006 01:56:57 PM
I want this bag but its like 30-40 bucks. That's a lot for just a tote. I guess its the Abercrombie brand/logo, but still.
So I was thinking, since the design is simple, I'd just buy a navy tote, but then the logo...
Any ideas on how I can copy the A&F onto the tote? (Without it looking like its a fake?)
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / OLD Ugly Sweatshirt. WHAT to do ? on: September 02, 2006 09:20:08 AM
My dad bought me this ugly gray hoodie from Walgreen's a while ago. Its enormous and is long.  I need some ideas to do to it.
i wanted to crop the sleeves and make it elbow legnth , along with making the whole thing fit. YOu guys have any ideas? (Like pockets, or design?)

Smiley thanks, much appreciated.
8  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Discussion and Questions / Can someone turn this into a stencil? on: August 19, 2006 03:33:21 PM
...for me please?

Its the Gryffindor crest. I've tried doing it a bunch of times and googling for one. But it never turned out good.


http://www.schoolofhogwarts.com/gryffindor.jpg
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Ideas for a new sewing proj. Help? on: August 09, 2006 08:44:44 AM
Lately I've been seeing these thermals and thermal hoodies around at my favorite stores. I don't get allowance or any money to spend shopping so I thought I'd make one on my own for a lesser price with fabric from Hancock's. Any ideas on how they made this?

10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Extra Fabric? WHAT TO DO w/ IT? on: August 03, 2006 04:32:47 PM
I just bought a yard and a half of green polka dot fabric and used a yard, give or take couple inches. I have, a decent amount of fabric left and I'm not sure what to do with it. Belt or another skirt? Any ideas and/or tutorials would be helpful and much appreciated.

Thanks.
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