31 December, 2009
chickadeenest added the project mad men dress
Found the perfect wool fabric that was destined for this sheath dress. Turned out exactly as I envisioned and a bit like the dresses on Mad Men. Although not a vintage pattern it has a definite v…
5 November, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project Green Floral Wiggle Dress
This is fantastic. I love Mad Men and find the styles so inspiring. The fabric suits the dress perfectly.
29 September, 2009
chickadeenest added the project plaid ensemble
Sewed for my sister for her graduation.
My own pattern – same as my previous ensemble dress but did gathering along the bodice instead of pintucks. Also the bodice is finished with french sea…
3 September, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project skirt dress
excellent! it looks a lot like a dress I just made.
20 August, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project ensemble dress
Thanks! I wanted the dress to be a pullover style for comfort’s sake and I thought it would change the look entirely if I used a different belt from time to time. It also made the construction of…
19 August, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project Kristen in Black & White
oh wow! this is excellent. lovely job.
16 August, 2009
chickadeenest added the project ensemble dress
Sewed this dress after seeing a very similar one in a catalog. The bodice has sewn pleats and the skirt is attached. The black belt is removable. My own pattern.
31 July, 2009
chickadeenest favorited the project tunic - plaid + knits
chickadeenest favorited the project Lumberjackie-O
chickadeenest favorited the project Jersey Convertible Dress
chickadeenest favorited the project B&W Michelle
chickadeenest added nattyjane as a friend
chickadeenest favorited the pattern Anda
chickadeenest favorited the pattern Azalea
14 July, 2009
1 July, 2009
chickadeenest posted a message on joanrobinson's wall
Thanks! What a great compliment. I’ll see what I can do. I’ve never done a pattern for anyone other than myself, so it may take a bit to get it under control!
30 June, 2009
chickadeenest posted a message on lunatepetal's wall
Thank so much for the lovely comments! I love quite a few of your creations.
chickadeenest commented on the project Katie Blue
oh i love how breezy this looks. did you use a pattern for this?
chickadeenest commented on the project Black and White Dress
wow! this does look a lot like my shirt. lovely job here.
29 June, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project Coffee Date - Dress
what a lovely dress. everything looks so beautifully made.
28 June, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project standing collar plaid shirt
ink- I’m pretty sure I used the BBW simplicity pattern 3835 (I could go back and look through my blog to be sure) and then instead of putting the elastic on the top I added the collar.
27 June, 2009
chickadeenest commented on the project TeaAndCakey's Wedding Dress
It is beautiful, both in design and craftsmanship.
chickadeenest added the project striped sundress
I found this fabric on sale at my local fabric store for $2 a yard and planned on using it as a wearable muslin of this pattern. I’m really happy with the result. The dress is really comfortable;…
chickadeenest added the project standing collar plaid shirt
an attempt at a standing collar shirt. I am semi-pleased with the result. I got this plaid fabric on clearance, so I’m not heartbroken that it only turned out okay.