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Topic: first shirts, and first skirt, from scratch  (Read 7128 times)
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« Reply #10 on: January 14, 2008 07:40:43 AM »

I love the things you made!
I'm a starter in sewing as well, but my sewing machine is allways complaining and I can't get it to work the way I want it.
Or maybe it's just me  Tongue (no, the machine is *** as well..)
They are fabulous! Unbelievable that this are your first things from scratch!
I want to buy a new sewing machine  Grin
I really like the puffy sleeves, but that is what I like. What do YOU like?  Smiley
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GrandmaBetty
« Reply #11 on: January 14, 2008 09:04:15 AM »

nice job! i really like the skirt in particular.
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« Reply #12 on: January 14, 2008 09:11:48 AM »

the puffy sleeve is nice! nice work Wink
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« Reply #13 on: January 14, 2008 10:45:18 AM »

I love them all!
Definitely keep the puff sleeves.  They're perfect.
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« Reply #14 on: January 14, 2008 12:45:27 PM »

I like the puffy sleeves, I think they go with the shirt, besides it looks good on you.
I like the skirt a lot. A lot a lot.
It was from scratch? Dang good job.
Any hints with the skirt?
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« Reply #15 on: January 14, 2008 01:21:52 PM »

I am certainly not fond of puffy sleeves in general but in all honesty, these are nice. They look well thought out and well constructed.

I love the first hoodie and the colors of the skirt are gorgeous! You do lovely work and the puffy sleeves are fine. Smiley
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« Reply #16 on: January 14, 2008 02:08:18 PM »

Oh man, that black shirt is the best.
Leave it!
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« Reply #17 on: January 14, 2008 02:28:25 PM »

I like all of them, but most of all, I like the skirt best. It's very cool, and I don't think it matters if the patterns don't "match" exactly; they're similar in style and color, so it makes a statement overall. Both of your shirts are very unique, and yes, ambitious, but it's good to challenge yourself and learn. Great job!  Cheesy
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« Reply #18 on: January 14, 2008 03:20:42 PM »

I love the skirt. And the turtleneck. And the everything.
All the little details are neat.
Cuuute.
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« Reply #19 on: January 14, 2008 03:24:06 PM »

Ahhh I love them all! The skirt is especially rad. And in my opinion, the puffy sleeves are awesome, so I think you should keep them! I also noticed that you have this cool bunching around the turtleneck part... very nice effect.  Cheesy
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