Something Blue (Not that photo!)
This post is about five weeks overdue. I made Burda Evening Gown 105 form the November 2009 Issue. Below is the magazine photos along with some photos of Ashley's (My friend that trusted me so much to make this). It's one of the best dress I've sewn and it was not for me :)…
Added by Renata on May 31, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Looking to start sewing? These tips will help you buy the right machine for your new hobby.
Is learning to sew one on your short list of skills to achieve? Looking to be a little more crafty and resourceful? Here’s some information you should have before purchasing a sewing machine.
A beginner should always keep their sewing machine simple. Beginners need straight-forward…Continue
Added by Susan on May 30, 2013 at 6:18pm — No Comments
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Added by Londa Rohlfing on May 28, 2013 at 12:18pm — No Comments
one! Here is my newest jacket – from my very basic popular Genesis Too pattern design where the lower ribbing is used for the neckline finish. The extra long length is a result of using polar fleece to create yokes in the front and the back, thereby yielding more sweatshirt ‘fabric’ from the 2XL sweatshirt for the length. My technique for this can be seen and heard at…Continue
Added by Londa Rohlfing on May 15, 2013 at 7:21pm — No Comments
I'm HOME, and sewing/designing/writing like a crazy woman. Here…Continue
I snuck a few minutes one night at the Retreat to stitch 4 seams to create a green Tencel…Continue
Added by Londa Rohlfing on May 7, 2013 at 9:19am — No Comments
I love Burda patterns, as always their instructions can do with a little help. Nonetheless I'm a fan and this was/is my first peplum. Wow - fun and fantastic piece. Definitely a hit with me :). Below is my short and sweet review!
Image: Kelly Whitman of …Continue
Spent the afternoon yesterday watching some videos I think are good for both the beginner and more advanced. I'm self taught & this gave me some insight as to a few disciplines while sewing which I hope will help in the future. They are from West Valley College youtube site, have several video classes for basic construction, fashion design, patternmaking, etc...classes that they offer.
Best of all....it's FREE to watch.
Hope they help you as much as they have…Continue