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Upcoming Challenges?
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I think Mena mentioned that contributors find out what the upcoming challenges are a couple weeks ahead of time. I'm not a contributor, but I would love to know what's coming up next after buttons so…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by charlotte tilley Feb 24, 2012.

Repurposing cashmere advice
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Ladies, I recently received a 100% cashmere scarf from my grandmother. It is is lovely and warm and soft and beautiful, but I don't think I would ever wear it as a scarf. It's a bit thick to be…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Cation Designs Feb 1, 2012.

Any way to salvage this dress?
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Ladies, I am super sad because one of the first dresses I made seems to no longer be wearable! I made it back before I knew about pre-washing fabric. The fashion fabric was pre-washed because it was…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Carin Nilsson Jan 5, 2012.

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Sophi schultz commented on Cation Designs's photo
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Superman Dress

"I absolutely love this dress!it is so quirky and cut,the cut is very flattering,too"
Sep 19, 2012
Krista Finck commented on Cation Designs's photo
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Alice in Wonderland Inspired Dress

"Really beautiful, love the petticoat as well that adds a great full ness to the skirt."
Mar 1, 2012
Krista Finck commented on Cation Designs's photo
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Looking for the white rabbit

"Oh I just love the front, what a beautiful detail on the front."
Mar 1, 2012
Sertyan commented on Cation Designs's photo
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Finally finished!

"This is sooo pretty!!!"
Feb 28, 2012
Cation Designs replied to Leimomi Oakes - The Dreamstress's discussion Wovens or knits?
"Same here, re: wovens = dressed up. I think that's why I moved into doing wacky fabrics, to tone down the "prim-ness.""
Feb 28, 2012
Aimie Lockwood commented on Cation Designs's photo
Feb 27, 2012
Tina Crossgrove commented on Cation Designs's photo
Feb 27, 2012
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Pretty Pink Polkadot

"Cute! Love that collar."
Feb 27, 2012
Cation Designs and StephC are now friends
Feb 27, 2012
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Feb 27, 2012
Carin Nilsson commented on Cation Designs's photo
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Red Corduroy Corset, Front

"Looks great - and it definitively does not look as if it was the first time you did a corset! I have seen lovely corsets here in Zurich but the prices....I am starting to think I might have a go at it - and seeing yours makes me even more convinced…"
Feb 25, 2012
Cation Designs replied to Leimomi Oakes - The Dreamstress's discussion Wovens or knits?
"From reading Made by Rae's Kniterviews, it seems like people with kids mainly sew with knits because 1) the material is easy to harvest from adult clothing, since the garments are much smaller, and 2) kids like the comfort of knits."
Feb 24, 2012
Leimomi Oakes - The Dreamstress commented on Cation Designs's photo
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Not such a little black dress...

"Oh, it's so charming and sweet!"
Feb 24, 2012
Kathleen Labrie commented on Cation Designs's photo
Feb 24, 2012
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Feb 24, 2012
Cation Designs replied to Leimomi Oakes - The Dreamstress's discussion Wovens or knits?
"I started sewing on knits, actually, since there was no fitting required and I felt like they were more forgiving. Once I started taking on more fitted, structured skirts and dresses out of wovens, though, I rarely use knits. I only have a few…"
Feb 24, 2012

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