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Topic: Skull and Dots W/ Telescoping sleeves ?!?!  (Read 6743 times)
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« Reply #10 on: January 07, 2008 08:13:05 AM »

very nice
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« Reply #11 on: January 07, 2008 11:56:32 AM »

nice work!
as for shrinking- i dont think thermal fabric shrinks too much, but it is a good idea to always pre-wash your fabrics before you sew with them, not only for the sake of fit, but shrinking can also make your seams go wonky, especially if you've used more than one kind of fabric.
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« Reply #12 on: January 07, 2008 12:42:34 PM »

nice work!
as for shrinking- i dont think thermal fabric shrinks too much, but it is a good idea to always pre-wash your fabrics before you sew with them, not only for the sake of fit, but shrinking can also make your seams go wonky, especially if you've used more than one kind of fabric.

thats good advice .. and I will deffinetly fallow it next time I work w/ thermal especially !  Smiley and now that we covered the shrinking .. whats with the growing .. it seems like after you cut it it just starts expanding all over the place ... has any one else had that problem too ??

 any way thanks for the help
 and thanks to everyone for the nice comments ..
 have a good one
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« Reply #13 on: January 07, 2008 02:43:46 PM »

nice work!
as for shrinking- i dont think thermal fabric shrinks too much, but it is a good idea to always pre-wash your fabrics before you sew with them, not only for the sake of fit, but shrinking can also make your seams go wonky, especially if you've used more than one kind of fabric.

thats good advice .. and I will deffinetly fallow it next time I work w/ thermal especially !  Smiley and now that we covered the shrinking .. whats with the growing .. it seems like after you cut it it just starts expanding all over the place ... has any one else had that problem too ??

 any way thanks for the help
 and thanks to everyone for the nice comments ..
 have a good one
 Jayne

i made my daughter a shirt with the same stuff, still waiting to get inspired to make me one... it's sooo stretchy i can't imagine it shrinking!  she's still growing fast, (11 months old) and i haven't noticed any shrinkage. it's been 2-3 months now. i second the always pre-wash comment, but I don't always put it into practice either! anyway, the shirt's great, it drives me nuts if my sleeves aren't long enough, i'm tattooed all the way to my fingers, and i like pulling my hands into my sleeves on occasion...
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« Reply #14 on: January 07, 2008 02:45:57 PM »

I really really like this top Cheesy great work as always!
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« Reply #15 on: January 07, 2008 03:14:35 PM »

Killer sleeves!!!  Grin
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« Reply #16 on: January 07, 2008 05:17:31 PM »

so pretty! i want one.
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« Reply #17 on: January 07, 2008 05:55:45 PM »

I've been lurking around your stuff for waaay too long, but these sleves did it for me. I had to post! This is a sweeeeeet shirt. I love everything about it.
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« Reply #18 on: January 07, 2008 06:07:12 PM »

I Really like this!  Smiley
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casualcrafter
« Reply #19 on: January 07, 2008 07:35:12 PM »

I really like this!!!

I have a 12 year old, and am trying to get her into making or modifying her own clothes instead of searching for designer crap.
I think this will definately catch her interest!

Thanks for sharing
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