11 September, 2012
CCCouture commented on the article Behind the Seams with Marina von Koenig: The Making of the Couture Godet Skirt
Thank you for sharing your Couture Techniques. Beautiful finishing and gorgeous results.
CCCouture commented on the article Simple Beauty: 7 New Patterns
Wonderful Collection. Great classic styles!
10 September, 2012
CCCouture commented on the project French style jacket with pearl trims
Beautiful fabric choices, finishing details and what a lovely touch with the pearls! Well done!
CCCouture commented on the project Tailored black wool jacket
It’s wonderful to see such workmanship! Excellent job on the sleeves and especially your welt Pockets.
CCCouture added the project Oh Chanel! Make It With Wool!
Chanel Coat/Jacket inspired by Chanel Couture, Paris Runway for Fall 2012. The semi-fitted princess seamed coat/jacket combines two Burda patterns and features a keyhole neckline, two piece sleeve…
20 July, 2012
17 July, 2012
CCCouture added the project Scrap To Treasure
My Project Challenge was to re-purpose leftover remnants and scraps from two projects to “practice” making a Chanel style Jacket.
The Jacket Pattern is Vogue 7975.
My focus was on learning …
19 April, 2012
CCCouture commented on the article Meet The Designer: Esther Boller Wins Award for Masking Tape Dress
Your creativity is Totally Awesome! Thank you for sharing. Never thought masking tape could be such a wonderful fabric. Truly wearable Art!
31 March, 2012
CCCouture commented on the article And the winners of the "Vintage-Inspired, Modern Style" Design Challenge are...
Congratulations Nancy! You had my Vote!
CCCouture commented on the article Interview with Couture Sewing Expert Susan Khalje
Thank you so much for this interview, but most of all the inspiration to learn couture techniques and focus on fit. I too am enjoying Susan’s Couture Dress on Craftsy.com. The experience of learn…
23 March, 2012
CCCouture favorited the project VintageModern Design Challenge - Gallenga Cocoon Jacket
22 March, 2012
CCCouture favorited the project VintageModern Design Challenge -- "Stop the Presses" Jacket
CCCouture commented on the article The "Vintage-Inspired, Modern Style" Design Challenge: Time to Vote!
I also agree, that with so many entries, those on Page 2 are at a disadvantage.
Please consider for future People’s Choice Voting, to create a “Show Case” for the Top 15-25, as Semi-Finalists.
17 March, 2012
CCCouture commented on the project My Pink Edwardian Movie Costume Reproduction!
Totally Beautiful! The Colors, Fabric Choices and Photo Settings!
The details of period dresses are just amazing.
14 March, 2012
CCCouture commented on the project my first vintage suit from 1950
Absolutely Wonderful! Great look, details and workmanship! Congratulations on your beautiful vintage outfit.
Please consider posting some more notes about the differences you found working with …
12 March, 2012
CCCouture commented on the project VintageModern Design Challenge -- "Stop the Presses" Jacket
Just Wonderful! Love the interpretation and quality of your details.
4 March, 2012
CCCouture commented on the project VintageModern Design Challenge - Gallenga Cocoon Jacket
Alterations to the original e-pattern were actually based on the width of the fabric (58").
I created a tissue pattern to extend thejacket length but kept the original shoulder angle slope. Fr…
3 March, 2012
CCCouture commented on the project Flowers for my mo ther
Lovely! The color… the flowers and the exceptional finishing details. Wonderful inspiration!
CCCouture commented on the project NeckWarmer - Beaded Necklace
Thank you for your wonderful comments! I was so inspired when I first saw it that I just had to try it.
I am enjoying wearing it today at the Sewing & Stitchery Expo in Payallup, WA. Just cam…
2 March, 2012
CCCouture added the project NeckWarmer - Beaded Necklace
Got Scraps? and a Broken Beaded Necklace? Re-purpose them!
Scraps from projects can be transformed into something special. Inspired by the designs of Canadian Designer Charlotte Hosten.
CCCouture added the project VintageModern Design Challenge - Gallenga Cocoon Jacket
My entry for the Vintage Modern Design Challenge was based on Option #3, the Free Vintage e-Pattern – Cropped Jacket.
The cocoon shaped jacket was inspired by 1920’s Italian designer Maria Galle…
17 February, 2012
Thank you for posting and sharing your experiences with using a vintage pattern. It’s lovely, the color is wonderful and you wear it beautifully. I certainly appreciate the challenges of sewing w…
16 February, 2012
CCCouture commented on the forum topic "Vintage-Inspired, Modern Style" Design Challenge Rules
Would you please clarify whether the contest entries should be named “VintageModern Design Challenge” (VintageModern is all one word) or Vintage Modern Design Challenge.