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Cutting out Paper

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This twee motherfucker is a paperweight. Be thankful I’m not posting pictures of cats ‘helping’.

It’s important to accept that tissue will never behave the way you want. Having accepted this you can move on.
Last night I transfered the shapes from the Simplicity tissue pattern onto paper to be cut out. This is the long way round doing things. I could just cut out the tissue patterns and trace round them onto cloth. However this means that they can only be used once. Furthermore, there are four sizes laid on top of each other. I want one of each. This means doing some duplicating. What’s that? Cheap? Damn right! That’s why I’m making my own clothes. That and the fact that men’s clothes shops tend to suck…

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Written by alexwalsh

November 8, 2009 at 10:44 pm

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