24 June, 2010
April Zhang added the project little sister's 8th grade grad dress!
My sister asked for a pink, ruffled dress to wear to her 8th grade graduation ceremony and dance :) She picked the fabric, which is a rose-colored rayon jersey.
I think it turned out pretty grea…
7 June, 2010
April Zhang commented on the project Red triumph
it turned out beautiful! i’m loving red right now, and this dress totally works in red!
April Zhang favorited the project Grrrrraduation Dress
April Zhang commented on the project Grrrrraduation Dress
such a fan of this dress! amazing neckline and back!
April Zhang favorited the project The space age cocktail dress
April Zhang commented on the project The space age cocktail dress
this is gorgeous!
1 June, 2010
April Zhang added the project Leopard Print Chiffon Circle Scarf
I LOVE this circle scarf – it’s a soft polyester chiffon and it’s so floofy and perfect for summer.
29 May, 2010
April Zhang added the project Apples and Pears Skirt
This fabric is too adorably awesome. This skirt is perfect for summer fun, I love it.
April Zhang added the project Faux Acid Wash Denim Skirt
I found this amazing fabric at the thrift store, so obviously I took it home, washed it really well and made this skirt! It’s got an elastic high waist, an a-line shape and POCKETS!
28 March, 2010
29 December, 2009
April Zhang commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a Rowenta® Pressure Iron & Steamer!
I use my iron for almost every sewing project, but mine is so disfunctional, it barely works and the steam and spray functions are totally broken! So I wish I had a properly working iron!
16 November, 2009
April Zhang added the project Vintage Lace Headband
I made this cream and white lace headband out of vintage lace trim and a vintage zipper. The bow is attached to a black satin headband.
13 November, 2009
April Zhang added the project Navy Blue Lace Headband
I made this bow out of a dress bought at Salvation Army. It has two layers of bow-ness for extra bounciness :) The bow is attached to a plastic dark blue metallic headband.
April Zhang added the project Sunglasses Rack!
I needed a place to hang up all my sunglasses, so I came up with this idea :) So I made one for myself, and this one is for sale!
I mean, where else are you supposed to store all your sunglasses…
12 November, 2009
April Zhang added the project Purple Bow Headband
I made this bow headband from a pair of athletic shorts bought at Salvation Army and vintage lace trim. The bow is attached to a purple plastic headband with teeth.
10 October, 2008
April Zhang posted a message on littlepig's wall
hey! thanks for the comment :] i actually didn’t put a zipper into that dress (was too lazy!) but the satin was stretchy, and since i was only wearing it for a night, it worked out :)
5 October, 2008
April Zhang added the project homecoming dress with lace cutout :]
I made this dress for homecoming!
The floral silk for the skirt part used to be a maxi skirt that I found at the Salvation Army. The teal satin has stretch, and the lace was white but I dyed i…
14 September, 2008
April Zhang commented on the project Favorite dress
i love everything about this! the collar, the color, the shape, the length…it’s amazing.
April Zhang commented on the project green boucle
nice work! i love the color and the collar.
April Zhang commented on the project 'Late summer' Capelet
April Zhang commented on the project MINI Baby doll dress 2
dig the back a lot.
April Zhang commented on the project MINI Baby doll dress 3
very cool, i like :]
13 September, 2008
April Zhang commented on the project baggy mini-skirt
oh man i want a skirt like that! love it.
April Zhang commented on the project corduroy tuxedo
April Zhang commented on the project green with envy / psychedelic safari
i love this!
21 August, 2008
April Zhang commented on the project vintage green satin dress
wow, love the tiers! gorgeous color and fit too :]
22 July, 2008
April Zhang added the project Supah-fly vest
Made from a thrifted skirt, not sure what the material is, it’s pretty thick and it’s definitely synthetic. buttons are covered wooden craft buttons. i didn’t use a pattern either, just winged it.
April Zhang commented on the project my trench coat
that’s amazing! so professional and classic, i love it!