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Elsa cape dye recipe

I have started my new cape so I thought Ā 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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the 0.5mm holes are much better than the commercially avail. Sizes but I need to be careful to avoid bending. Next to try is a new surface, then will try the micro drill bits šŸ™‚

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A very good day

Today was actually quite magnificent really. Found another big pink storage container- slowly getting a few as my bucket system is great for trims etc but most projects atm are BIG! So after that I picked up two pairs of shoes from savemart as well as a sofa cover in faux suede, but the satinbacked …

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Bizarre jetpack issue resolved

Lj went down (502 error) and Jetpack’s “Publicize” went weird. Kept telling me to refresh connections. Seems to be okay now. My PC also crashed the other day. I think it’s my UEFI setting- has legacy bios compatability mode for some boot types andĀ given I get the classic BIOS screen and text type I think …

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Elsa textures!

Also a good guide to how very flared her gown is! Official source too šŸ™‚ 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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New cape!

I think the work to make a new one so as to keep my original one nice and safe has been worth it! This is one of the reasons I have been quiet on my blog- this has been just so much work!

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My poor blog!

I’ve been doing things, just posting through instagram as it’s an easy app. to use on my itty bitty phone, it can cross post (can’t be crossposted to, which is annoying) so there is a fair bit of backlog! Before I do a few updates on the state of theĀ current projects I need to get …

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inspiration hit hard!

Over the last few days I have been quiet here as I have been a bit busy and tired in what feels like equal proportions! It’s been skewed more to tired, strangely enough. Though I have fourĀ events and two hospital daystays in the next monthĀ so yes still to being busy. All charity events btw. Tis …

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Wig frankensteining

I have three lace front wigs that were not entirely perfect. The first was just a size too small for my head, the other two were slightly too dark for Elsa. Step One: A new wig cap.   This is a strip of high quality powernet (the rest is set aside to redo my Pink …

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steampunk corset photos

This was my favourite set of stays I have ever made for myself, and I am totally struggling to remake them! I am also trying toĀ illustrate why I love them so much to help someone with their gussested corset. So the first part was the pattern. These are all the pieces I used laid out. …

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