Added by mary w on July 25, 2011 at 5:20pm — No Comments
I'm not sure how many of you have heard the news, but Princess Catherine's beautiful wedding dress in now on display at Buckingham Palace. In an unprecedented act, the costume curator has permitted the gown to be viewed without any glass between the tourists and the dress itself! I'm sure there will be limits on how close visitors can actually get to the royal dress, but it is still an absolutely wonderful idea! Also on display are the earrings, wedding shoes, tiara, and wedding cake…Continue
Added by Edelweiss Patterns on July 25, 2011 at 12:28am — No Comments
My Vintage Apron - At long last!
I blogged about it at http://quietvintagesewing.wordpress.com
Added by Trish Blair on July 20, 2011 at 9:44pm — No Comments
Sadly, I purchased this and made it halfway up before realizing that the cup-size on this dress was half of what I needed. I just didn't realize that the bust measurement didn't take a D cup into account and now I have a half-sewn dress with a ridiculously cut bodice.
I'm not much for fussing with pattern alteration, so I will happily mail this to someone who…Continue
Added by Megan Eliza on July 20, 2011 at 7:53am — No Comments
Added by Megan Eliza on July 14, 2011 at 5:25pm — No Comments
Over the holiday weekend, I wanted to spend some quality time with my family, be outdoors, and still get some sewing done. A snappy Sorbetto, whipped up on the patio with Mom as the official bias cutter and all-around sewing companion was the best solution!
Read more on my blog, including a handy tip for stitching on the bias binding :)
Added by lavender m. on July 7, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Just made my first pair of shorts ever, not so easy.
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Added by Nicole Foley on July 6, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
Fabric: Cotton Gauze $3 a yard (3 yards)
White Cotton lining ($1 a yard) (3 yards)
Patterns: Amy Butler Cabo Halter (from stash)Continue
Added by Patricia Austin on July 4, 2011 at 12:57pm — No Comments