18 June, 2014
bekabug8 added the project called Draping Denim Trousers
I made my first pair of real trousers using the Colette 1024 Juniper pattern. I really like how the turned out, despite all the fit problems I had.
I go into all the pattern modifications and…
1 March, 2014
bekabug8 added the project called Ginormous Lace Collar Blouse
I made a cotton blouse. This was a wearable muslin for another top that I decided not to make. I hand sewed on the collar pieces.
Burda 02/2013 #135
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15 February, 2014
bekabug8 commented on the article Rowan Giveaway
Rebecca F from Irvine, CA:
I use an old make-up powder brush to clean the lint out of my bobbin …
8 February, 2014
bekabug8 added the project called Baby Quilt for Jack
I made my sister a quilt for her first baby, Jack.
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18 January, 2014
bekabug8 commented on the article Interfacing 101: The most important Vilene/Pellon interfacings at a glance
What about knit fusibles? There’s a whole category missing.
2 July, 2013
bekabug8 commented on the project Just What I Needed...Floral Top
bekabug8 added the project called Just What I Needed...Floral Top
I made a simple tank top out of rayon challis with a complicated twist. I made spaghetti straps and hand sewed them to the neckline.
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9 June, 2013
bekabug8 added the project called Birthday Negroni
I made the Boyfriend another Negroni for his birthday this year. I chose a brushed cotton uneven plaid twill for the fabric. The Boyfriend really likes it.
Let me know what you think!
28 May, 2013
bekabug8 added the project called Pretty in Pink Wedding Guest Dress
I made this dress for wedding I was attending in Mexico last October. I’m pretty happy with the way it came out given the short amount of time I worked on it. It is fully lined and made with a vi…
25 May, 2013
bekabug8 added the project called Tiny Floral Peplum
I made this asymmetrical peplum top back in October. I did some altering of the facings and contoured the pattern to fit my body.
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9 January, 2013
bekabug8 commented on the article Comment to Win "BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern"
love the 1930s. so elegant and feminine.
4 November, 2012
I made my dog a chia pet costume for Halloween this year.
I drafted and sewed the onesie myself and then embellished it with hydrangea buds from a craft store. It was quite tedious, but well …
13 August, 2012
bekabug8 added the project called She Sews Seashells down by the Seashore
A maxi skirt I drafted last weekend. The fabric is a poly/rayon/spandex blend I think and it feels and drapes wonderfully.
A little more on my blog…