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26 comments:

  1. You are VERY gifted. I love everything that you have created and posted onto this blog! Very inspiring. Thank you for sharing!

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  2. This is absolutely amazing, I love that you can take something so ordinary and transform it! You've inspired me and now I think I will go learn how to sew! Thanks for sharing x

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  3. You are my inspiration! Thank You! :-*

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  4. On the skull fringe tutorial that you posted in February, can you tell me where you found the shirt it is adorable!
    Thank you
    Cyndi

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  5. Thanks to my Pinterest addiction I found your site!!! You are creating the fun pieces that I dream of and collect fabulous lace and ribbon for...I just never quite get to a creation I would wear out of the house. HA!! Now it all seems so perfectly simple - thank you for your time and for posting!! :D

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  6. Beautiful stuff! You have inspired my. Found you through Pinterest

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  7. How do you get inspiration for all of this, it really is a work of art to convert normal clothes into something magnificent (:

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  8. How do you get a shirt to the long enough to be worn as a dress? I love your work, and it's probably a stupid question, but I don't understand how you do it.

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  9. I am really trying to get in to sewing. I have a machine, what do you feel are the other essential tools for a beginner sewing kit?

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  10. Hi Laura,
    With your knowledge in seamstressing (?) would you mind considering a blog post on how to handle backless tops when the user has to wear a bra? I've inserted bra cups into dresses that I couldn't fill out on my own to eliminate the need for strapless bras but your recent post about the Bailey 44 shirt would stump me as I need bra coverage and don't like it to show in the back.
    Thank you!
    Loren Ellison

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  11. Hello there! Such an inspiration! Was wondering whether you would like to be featured on my regular Greeny Crafters ?

    Agy from Green Issues.
    greenissuessg@gmail.com

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  12. Hello,
    I wanted to know if you ever took sowing classes? I've always been very curios and love making beautiful things out of ordinary stuff. I find what you do very inspiring. My grandma sowed most of her life and I regret not making the time to learn from her. I actually was even considering fashion design as a career, until someone told me it was too much of a competitive field and didn't think I could make it. I believed that person, and now I want to make up for the lost time and maybe go into some classes or just practice on my own. What do you recommend I do?
    I understand you have to have the time, patience and passion for it. But every time I see blogs like this something inside me moves and I can't help my talent of being a creative person and I think is about time I dream again.

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  13. hey :)
    i absolutely love your ideas, so i thought you may halp me.
    i have this sweater
    http://www.kleiderkreisel.de/kleidung/damenmode/pullis-and-sweatshirts/langarmlig/6458519-grau-weiss-gestreifter-pullover-h-and-m-m-kein-tausch
    and i really like the stripes on it but its just too too bagy to wear it out in public so du you have any ideas on how i could make it look great and stylish again?
    i'd appreciate if you would answere
    love :)

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  14. You inspired me with your DIY trim seam..
    I added u as one of my sources to sew!
    U ROCK!!!

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  15. Hi Laura, I've nominated you for the Liebster Blog Award - love the blog, just wish I was as handy with a sewing machine as you!

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  16. Well, I am glad I found your blog through Pinterest! I am a crafty-wanna-be ;) and I recently bought a sewing machine but have no clue how to use it. I've been watching You Tube tutorials and now I want to get started even faster with your XL shirt revamp! Thanks!

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  17. Wow I love your work, so amazing! I can't figure out how to follow your blog???

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    1. Thanks elyse, I have a list at the bottom of my website.

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  18. Just a quick message to let you know I nominated you for a Liebster Award! Link here for info: https://girlwithspecks.wordpress.com/2013/03/02/liebster-award-nomination xoxo GirlWithSpecks

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  19. I love your blog! The more I explore the more I fall in love! Thanks for sharing!

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  20. I have seen some of your pictures (I didn't know these were yours) and I have always been thinking who is that crazy woman with that eye of seeing so much beautiful things in almost nothing. As your blog header says: Trash to Couture!

    Love your designs and keep up that great work you are doing!

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  21. Love your backpack sewing tutorial. I featured it at PaternPile.com today.

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  22. I love everything you create..You are so talented!!! I cannot wait to use some of your diy outfits..I'm so excited i don't know where to begin.

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  23. I am in love with everyone of your DIY projects. Cant wait to get started trying these out.

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