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Elsa cape dye recipe

I have started my new cape so I thought  I’d quickly set out the measurements of dye needed.   For a 2.5m long cape (2 1/2y+10″, 1m is 1y+4″): Do this in two batches, do not be tempted to do it all in one go unless you have an industrial sized pot and oven!   …

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Elsa textures!

Also a good guide to how very flared her gown is! Official source too 🙂 You can download the free, official papercraft doll of Elsa here: Elsa Papercraft But this is why my gown really works so well. I zoomed the PDF to grab this little corner: What you are seeing is a fabric with …

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elsa cape dye success!

ELSA CAPE DYE SUCCESS! by admin, January 30, 2015   Confession, the old colour looked way too deep in shadow so I removed the colour. But the fabric went a blotchy silver with a few blue patches. So to the shame pile it went. I finally used a tiny tiny tiny amount of turquoise iDye …

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elsa, cape draped to show depth

ELSA, CAPE DRAPED TO SHOW DEPTH by admin, January 30, 2015 Cat is just reacting to the  heat. I am back in bed trying to play “stay ahead of the fatigue.”

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just one wash, hooray :)

JUST ONE WASH, HOORAY 🙂 by admin, January 20, 2015 Much much better 🙂

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elsa :)

ELSA 🙂 by admin, January 5, 2015 Cape will be replaced, the shirt screen printed (sequins rat up the plait!!!!) And I am kicking myself I didn’t put horsehair braid along the top edge like I wanted. The colours are fairly true though 🙂 My dress is baby blue in one direction, turquoise in another and the …

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elsa too :)

ELSA TOO 🙂 by admin, January 5, 2015 Already wilting, so I have Plans 🙂 That hem swishes like the swishiest thing 🙂 I was going to redo it but I like the effect. It will need some pressing though.

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HEMMING

HEMMING by amin, January 3, 2015 It looks too green on my phone so it should be about right on my comp

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ELSA SHIRT SEQUINS

ELSA SHIRT SEQUINS by admin, January 2, 2015   Off centre but this was the first pass. Tomorrow is when I hope to sew like the wind 🙂 I’ve been distracting meself as I am worried about it all. So I’ll pin the zip in so tomorrow can be all machine and a little handsewing.

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elsa- the basic dress is nearly there :)

ELSA- THE BASIC DRESS IS NEARLY THERE 🙂 by admin, January 1, 2015 The dress as of a few hours ago after a ridiculous “tidy”. Wherein I actually start splashing latex and realising I can’t sew pretty stuff with magenta latex uncured around the place….P Possible the most true to life ombre effect. The cape …

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