24 April, 2013
bel-parrot commented on the article Garden Girl: 6 New Women's Sewing Patterns
Agree completely with this comment.I can only obtain Burda magazine by subsciption and feel “cheated” when many of the designs are so lacking in challenge and finesse. More of the design fea…
3 November, 2012
bel-parrot commented on the project Bat sweater refashion
I love this bat! Great project.
bel-parrot favorited the project Bat sweater refashion
18 May, 2012
28 December, 2011
bel-parrot commented on the project Holiday Party Frock
This is lovely – would be nice to see the back view as well.
Great colour, interesting detail, and effective contrast between the two different fabrics – fantastic!
bel-parrot commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 - Win the 2011 Threads Magazine Archive DVD-ROM from Threads Magazine!
When my son is away at university, I install my sewing equipment in his room. He has a fantastic long worktop that is great for tracing off patterns and for supporting larger items during construc…
7 December, 2011
bel-parrot commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 6 - Win the BERNINA Holiday Gift Basket!
I have always enjoyed making things – particularly by sewing and knitting – but have never been taught, or attended any classes. Learning just by experience (and by making some pretty awful things…