Second Life for a Suit [pictorial]

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  1. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Pattern on fabric:

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    Pattern front pocket pinned on fabric:

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    Cutting the fabric:

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    Pattern pinned on fabric:

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    Pattern pinned on lining:

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    Machine in action:

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    Back pannel stitched:

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  2. Recoil

    Recoil Senior member

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    Excellent thread. I've been following with great interest since the beginning.
     


  3. Holdfast

    Holdfast Senior member

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    Another one. I hope people are still interested in seeing projects like this.

    Definitely! It's great to see projects come together. [​IMG]

    Thanks for taking time to post them.
     


  4. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Good. Thank you! And my pleasure.




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    Back pocket pinned on fabric:

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    Stitched on:

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    One to go:

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    Front pocket under machine:

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    Flap of front pocket:

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    Pinned on front pocket:

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    Done:

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    'Ribbon' stitched:

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  5. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Ribbon and straps:

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    Zigzag action:

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    Side finished:

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    Bottom not yet:

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    Straps and ribbons on - front:

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    And back:

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    Stitching:

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  6. GuidoWongolini

    GuidoWongolini Senior member

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    How did I miss this THEAD...

    EXERENT!
     


  7. DandySF

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    What a wonderful demonstration of a father's love and affection for his daughter.
     


  8. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Thank you, PG and DandySF.


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    The Result

    Front:

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    And back:

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    Lining:

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    Details:

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  9. ajv

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    One word : great
     


  10. kolecho

    kolecho Senior member

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    NOBD just gets better and better!
     


  11. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    I've been away from this thread, and have kinda lost track.

    Who are these for, again? Foo or whnay.?

    Those little darlings!


    - B
     


  12. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    I've been away from this thread, and have kinda lost track.

    How could you.
     


  13. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    How could you.

    You've shamed me.

    And I think we know how hard that is to do...

    Terrific stuff...your daughter will look especially charming.


    - B
     


  14. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Thank you, sir. Instant forgiveness.
     


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