Newsletter-photo

Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.
Untitled-2_thumb

Berna Van Zyl

Learning how to make my own tailored patterns from scratch!

Techniques

0

Projects

16

Views

636

Banner_show


21 September, 2013



17 September, 2013



8 September, 2013



6 September, 2013

  • 10:35 AM

    Berna Van Zyl added the project called Floral tank top
    Banner_listing

    This was my first pattern I made on my own. Although it’s plain and simple I am proud to say it is fit for my figure. I am using my mom’s old varsity book to learn how to create a patter from scrat…

    Read on

    Untitled-2_thumb


4 September, 2013

  • 08:44 PM

    Berna Van Zyl added the project called Tapestry Pencil Skirt
    Img_7308_listing

    This skirt is a self made pattern. There really isn’t much to it except for the contrasting zipper. I really like the colours of the flowers – the orange, yellow, beige, brown and touches of green….

    Read on

    Untitled-2_thumb
  • 08:30 AM

    Berna Van Zyl ’s status has been updated to:
    Learning how to make my own tailored patterns from scratch!
    Untitled-2_thumb


2 September, 2013



1 September, 2013



30 August, 2013

  • 10:27 AM

    Berna Van Zyl added the project called Recycled Tapestry Top
    Img_8800_listing

    This top was (once again) made from my mom’s left over fabric that she used for the couches. It is a good quality tapestry. I knew that I wanted to make something from it as soon as I saw the fabri…

    Read on

    Untitled-2_thumb


27 August, 2013



26 August, 2013



24 August, 2013



23 August, 2013

  • 02:13 PM

    Berna Van Zyl added the project called Ouma Dinki
    Img_7148_listing

    This handbag is made from vintage tapestry that i dug out in the dusty back room of a fabric shop! The reason I called it Ouma Dinki is because it reminds me of my granny. It is very plain with a m…

    Read on

    Untitled-2_thumb
  • 01:20 PM

    Berna Van Zyl added the project called Grey Top/Jersey
    Img_8153_listing

    Soft grey top/jersey I made with grey leather trimmings around the neck and a red zip at the back. I used an old McCall pattern I borrowed from a friend.

    Read on

    Untitled-2_thumb
Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//profiles/bernavanzyl/my_activity