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« on: June 11, 2004 08:21:47 PM »

I made some curtains recently. I didn't take seam allowances into account on the first pair and they ended up being too narrow. So I just added another panel. I like how it looks funky and intentional.  Wink



I made another pair afterwards, remembering seam allowance.  Roll Eyes

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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2004 07:03:40 PM »

those are awesome, the fabric looks really cool. the window looks good with 3 strips of fabric but 2 looks good too
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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2004 01:44:40 PM »

I agree, the fabric is so great!
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« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2004 11:49:20 AM »

Thanks! I bought the fabric in walmart a few years back to make a bathrobe.

The fabric's really "polyester" feeling though and didn't feel good against the skin. Curtains seemed perfect because the fabric looks good even though it doesn't feel that great.

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« Reply #4 on: June 16, 2004 08:40:28 PM »

I love the material- it looks like those motifs are screenprinted over the background, is that right?

Ps love your icon/avatar- janice was always my favourite muppet

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« Reply #5 on: June 16, 2004 11:38:44 PM »

Hmm. None of the colors show thru on the back of the fabric so I'm not sure if that means it's all screenprinted.

As for Janice, I saw the actual Electric Mayhem bus being auctioned off on ebay a couple of years back. Wish I could have gotten it. That would have made such a great art space.

I love the material- it looks like those motifs are screenprinted over the background, is that right?

Ps love your icon/avatar- janice was always my favourite muppet


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