28 June, 2015
Claire Cooper added the project Skull Crop Top
A simple and easy make. this crop top was featured in the Feb 2015 Burdastyle magazine. I think I’ll be making some more. More details at "ragbagsandgladrags"http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.u…
31 May, 2015
Claire Cooper added the project Hobbs inspired dress
I made this dress after seeing a lovely dress in Hobbs, that just didn’t fit! I look the long obi style wrap and circle skirt and made it my own.
The pattern is self drafted from a basic bodice s…
Claire Cooper added the project Mary Berry style jacket
A burdastyle blazer for my mother in law, inspired by Mary Berry.
More details at ragbagsandgladrags
11 May, 2015
Claire Cooper commented on the project pink masterpiece dress
Claire Cooper added the project pink masterpiece dress
A bright prink eyecatching dress based on 09/2014 #122
more details on my blog "ragbagsandgladrags"http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.uk/2015/05/masterpiece-seamed-dress-burdastyle.html
9 February, 2015
23 December, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project Black peter pan collar blouse
A light blouse made from printed cotton. you can see more on my blog "Ragbagsandgladrags"http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.uk/2014/12/burdastyle-114-102011.html
4 August, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project Funky floral shirt
Mens shirt in a lovely floral cotton – more details on my blog ragbagsandgladrags
3 August, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project Stretchy Skull Dress
A knit dress with two layers of fabric. This is based on the underdress pattern from 02/2014 #123. it’s a really easy make, think I might use the same pattern for myself for an outer dress, not jus…
29 July, 2014
24 June, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project Tank Maxi Dress
A stretchy long dress, self drafted from a vest top that I already own. More details on my Blog “Ragbags and Gladrags”http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/the-maxi-tank-dress.html
21 June, 2014
17 June, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project The Alexandra Dress
A lovely casual summery dress, easy to sew and easy to wear. full details and free pattern on my blog – “ragbags and gladrags”http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/introducingthe-alexand…
18 May, 2014
Claire Cooper commented on the project Butterfly Wrap Blouse
I’ve had my eye on this one too. Must try to find enough fabric to make it with.
17 February, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project Zlata Skirt by Stepalica Patterns
A summery skirt with pleats that form belt loops. More on Ragbagsandgladrags
Claire Cooper commented on the project Vintage Simplicity 9907 (with alterations)
That’s what my pattern envelope says – sometimes numbers get reused when a pattern is no longer continued.
15 February, 2014
Claire Cooper commented on the article Rowan Giveaway
I keep the presser foot down when not using my machine, as it’s an old one it helps avoid the tension discs decoding loose.
C.Cooper Newbiggin, uk
19 January, 2014
Claire Cooper added the project Ditsy bow blouse
A version of Gerties bow blouse made from lightweight curtaining, buttons from The Polished Button. More on ragbagsandgladrags
2 November, 2013
Claire Cooper commented on the project Now that's Cowl!
there’s a shrug that goes with the shorter version.
28 October, 2013
Claire Cooper added the project Now that's Cowl!
A cowl dress refashion. This started life as a Maxi skirt that was too tight, and when I saw the cowl dress in Burdastyle magazine 11/2013 #112 I knew it was the right pattern to use.
25 October, 2013
Claire Cooper commented on the project Totoro Onesie's Make Halloween Cozy
amazing! – did you use a pattern?
19 August, 2013
Claire Cooper added the project Cool Crochet Dress
A vintage dress made from a pattern i found on Etsy. I ditched the original lining instructions and made my own bias slip using the lining from Burda Magazine 103 01/2012, much better. there are mo…
18 August, 2013
Claire Cooper added the project Superb Sorbetto Variation
A variation on the classic Sorbetto by Colette Patterns, this one has cap sleeves and is slightly longer than the original pattern. Trimed with a contrast bias edging. more details on my blog "ragb…
6 July, 2013
Claire Cooper added the project The Lucinda Skirt
A lovely pencil skirt pattern with a high waist and decorative pockets. This is a pattern by Parnuuna at BeMyGoth. You can see more on my blog ragbags and gladrags…
Claire Cooper added the project Flirty Floral Shirt dress
Made with a floral cotton. this dress uses the bodice from a vintage Maudella dress pattern and a simple dirndl skirt. the armholes and neck edges are faced with a bias strip. I hand made the bias …
Claire Cooper added the project Red Polkadot Maudella
A summery cotton shirt dress made from a vintage pattern. I adjusted the pattern as it had a zip front and I preferred buttons. I made this fro a friend after she liked my purple version.
17 June, 2013
10 June, 2013
Claire Cooper commented on the project White Pleated Brocade Skirt
That fabric is to die for!
Claire Cooper favorited the project White Pleated Brocade Skirt
Claire Cooper commented on the project The blue PolkaDott-Dress
This is lovely – the style and the fabric are an excellent match for one another.