12 May, 2011
11 May, 2011
candidette commented on the project Maxi potato sack
The fabric is a beautiful colour and the simplicity is so nice!
candidette commented on the project Fabric Covered Shoes
You should totally try them jennieuk! we had non-sewers/crafters at the the table and they got into once you just pick a good random patterned fabric and dive straight in.
9 May, 2011
candidette commented on the project Summer skirt with elastic
The fabric is really too cute!! I love the colours and that sort of batik-streak through it.
candidette added the project Fabric Covered Shoes
Inspired by Alison Dahl’s DIY instructions on how to cover shoes and Burdastyle user Camelias + Crinoline’s project description and blog.
An old pair of black mid high pumps with a broken strap a…
22 April, 2011
candidette added maryy as a friend
candidette commented on the project Blouse with vintage touch
This is so beautiful, I really like the back detail and the keyhole collar as well.
4 April, 2011
candidette added the project Drape Drape 3 - Convertible Top
A aubergine jersey top made using the pattern in Pattern Magic 3 by Tomoko Nakamichi. So easy and the perfect top for mornings when you really can’t decide.
24 March, 2011
15 January, 2011
candidette commented on the project Facelift Project - Army Green Coat
That’s a great mod on a coat! I love the cosy collar and button detail.
25 June, 2010
candidette commented on the project Storybook Cape and Muff Pattern and Tutorial
This is so cute!! I think sewing it in adult size would have an equally charming effect!
candidette added ldjdesign as a friend
15 June, 2010
candidette added the project Paillette Skirt
I bought some matte silver sequined fabric at the last Clegs remnant sale and, for 8 dollars or so, made a skirt with an ribbed elastic cotton waistband. I envision wearing it with black tights, he…
candidette added the project Liberty for Mom
A top made from Liberty stretch jersey from Tessuti.
I saw it first on the Tessuti blog and then rushed out to get it as soon as I could on the weekend!
It’s a special little project for me as…
14 June, 2010
candidette added the project Misso-Nanna Skirt
Missoni knit wool/viscose/mohair skirt for chicks who like a bit of colour in winter. The lining is a great magenta-shot-orange polyester so it’s bright even on the inside :o)
5 April, 2010
candidette commented on the project Alien queen blouse
That’s excellent. Really feminine and flattering – I like the alien thing. It’s like a Jetsons age blouse :o)
candidette added the project The Mo Phone Bag
I have a friend who uses the Burdastyle shopping bag I made for her as a bike bag. She ties the handles around her handlebar and it acts like a bit of a sack at the front. I thought about how she m…
2 April, 2010
candidette added the project Vivienne Jumper for Isabella
I made this as a gift for a friend’s daughter and I just think it’s the cutest thing I’ve ever made. I went for a dark fabric with a contrasting japanese print that I bought on a hysterical shoppin…
candidette favorited the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper
candidette commented on the project VIVIENNE Toddler Jumper
Thank you so much for this pattern. I made one for a friend’s daughter and she loved it and commented that it was the perfect item because it wouldn’t be a struggle to get her daugher into and out …
5 March, 2010
candidette commented on the forum topic Download/Print/Buy a Pattern
Has anyone found that patterns that they have bought are no longer in their account “Purchase History” anymore? I had downloaded the Fatina dress, and I’ve even sewed it but I can’t find the patter…
28 February, 2010
candidette added the project The Em Skirt
A lovely lady whom I work with was wearing a skirt from a major fashion chain here in Australia and I could not stop staring at it. I figured that I couldn’t pull it off in bright lavender and deci…
24 September, 2009
candidette posted a message on candidette's wall
I’m so sorry I am replying almost a month later! I’ve been away from my account for a while. If you’d like I could post up a how to for you (and anyone else) on how I sewed it toge…
5 September, 2008
candidette added the project Desk Shirt
A simple red and white striped shirt perfect for work!
20 August, 2008
candidette posted a message on Angela Ashley Chiew's wall
Hi Myra, thanks so much for the comment on the shirt!
The fabric was bought as a vintage kimono from Kimono House, which is a little store in the Nicholas Building on the corner of Swanston and Fl…