1 July, 2014
Alice Nelson commented on the article A New Giveaway for Vintage Fashion Lovers
I created a database with all my patterns and have them filed by pattern number, regardless of pattern company. I can sort the database to find patterns I want by using filters. It’s way faster t…
14 October, 2012
22 June, 2012
Alice Nelson favorited the technique Collar Necklace DIY
Alice Nelson commented on the project Valge Janale
Absolutely gorgeous! The details are beautiful, and she will get lots of complients, I bet.
3 March, 2012
Alice Nelson favorited the project Snow White princess ! elegant with a touch of lace
Alice Nelson favorited the project Chinese New Year Qipao
Alice Nelson favorited the project Ikat dress
31 December, 2011
Alice Nelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 30 - Win a Prize Pack from Westcott!
Scisssors and trimmers and knives, Oh My! The mat and holsters are a definite bonus. After my little accident with the rotary blade this week, I’m going to be using scissors more and new ones wou…
23 December, 2011
Alice Nelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 23 - Win a Spoonflower $100 Credit!
I would love to design my own fabric in an upholstery weight to redo my 100+ yr old settee. Failinf that, to design my own fabric to make pants and complementary vest.
9 December, 2011
Alice Nelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 8 - Win a Signed Copy of Embroidered Effects, an Ultimate Kit, and Glow-in-the-Dark Floss from Sublime Stitching!
Oh my goodness, so any ufos – I guess the longest I can count and not a lost cause is a woodworking project that had been sitting in a corner for the last two years – I work on it off and on, and m…
4 December, 2011
Alice Nelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 4 Win $100 worth of items from Oilcloth By The Yard!
Oh my gosh! Well, I need a new raincoat, and new chair cushions, to say nothing of a liner for my garden cart so some of the things I want to move won’t fall out of it!
1 April, 2011
Alice Nelson commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine
Ah me! I can just see myself sewing some new summer outfits to fit my new size – making my fabric stash get smaller, using embroidery thread from my other stash for fancy stitches, attaching trims…
26 January, 2011
Alice Nelson commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Make Your Own Reversible Purse
the first thing I sewed was a dress for my doll – that was by hand. The first thing I sewed on a machine was a simple gathered skirt, guided by my Mother’s gentle words.
4 December, 2010
Alice Nelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 4 - Win a Selvedge Magazine 3 Year Subscription!
The hand and pattern of a fabric calls out what can be done with it. The desire to have something that has my own “stamp” yet may be used for something as mundane as a purse organizer or as fancif…