8 February, 2015
chillwear added the project I Heart U Dress
I originally designated this dark red wool fabric for a vintage dress, but redirected to make this dress. I often buy fabric for a specific pattern and then change my mind and make something else,…
7 February, 2015
chillwear commented on the project Squiggle Striped 1970 Sweater Dress
Love this vintage dress and the fabric is great!
chillwear favorited the project Squiggle Striped 1970 Sweater Dress
7 January, 2015
chillwear commented on the project Sweet Time Dress
The flower detail does not come as part of the pattern. The pattern indicates in the sewing instructions to add a flower to the belt. I used a flower pattern I had downloaded from the internet fo…
6 January, 2015
chillwear added the project Sweet Time Dress
Named this dress “sweet time” because I took my sweet time making it. Lots of holiday interruptions kept this project from getting done. I used Burdastyle pattern 7176.
16 December, 2014
chillwear added the project Blues Shoulder Dress
I found this amazing fabric at Joann fabrics, amazing I know. What caught my eye was that the fabric is reversable. It was difficult to pick which side to use, the opposite side is a small print …
13 December, 2014
chillwear added the project Vintage thrifted Dress
I’ve made this dress several times. It’s a favorite style for my daughter. Used a med weight knit thrifted fabric. It’s a little funky, but it worked well for this dress. I used simplicity 1609.
8 December, 2014
6 December, 2014
chillwear added the project Silver & Black Holiday Dress
I used Vogue #1348. This dress is a project, with underlining, lining and a gathered skirt under to add volume- lots of volume. Love that it has pockets, always a sucker for pockets :-). This dr…
4 December, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Shirtdress (made from shirts!)
Love this shirt dress, super cute!!!
14 November, 2014
chillwear commented on the project a red dress
Love this version and the fabric is beautiful. Did you put a zipper in this dress?
9 November, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Yellow Vintage Vogue Wrap Dress
Really pretty! I have this pattern, thanks for the inspiration.
8 November, 2014
chillwear commented on the project IKEA Garden Dress
I’ve made a lot of clothing from IKEA fabric. When the guy cutting my fabric found out I make clothing from ikea fabric he was surprised. I told him a lot of people make clothing from IKEA fabric.
7 November, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Wool Kielo Wrap Dress - Fall 2014
Love this, have to get the pattern! It looks great on you, love the red shoes too.
chillwear added the project IKEA Garden Dress
I used McCalls 6552 (fashion star) pattern. Pretty easy dress to make, had this new IKEA fabric in my stash that I thought would be perfect for this pattern. Cute comfy style dress w/ pockets.
4 November, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Vintage Dot Dress
I agree a gold belt would look great!
chillwear commented on the project Sweatshirt bow dress
3 November, 2014
chillwear added the project Vintage Dot Dress
I think I’ve worn out this pattern, this is the 5th dress I’ve made. (butterick 6582). After I made the full skirt version my daughter can’t get enough of this pattern. She purchased this bargain…
23 October, 2014
21 October, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Lisette Simplicity Top
It really is one of the easiest tops I have ever sewn, I need to get back to IKEA to buy more of this neat fabric… I already have a request to make this top with the same fabric. The fabric is onl…
chillwear added the project Lisette Skirt For Fall
This skirt was made from Lisette Simplicity pattern 2059. Very simple skirt with one side seam on the from and back which you can’t really see in the picture.
chillwear commented on the project Jeux de matières...
So pretty love it, can’t go wrong with a white top!
chillwear commented on the project Color block dress in knit
Cute dress, love the three colors you used. I made this dress in a solid fabric, doesn’t do it justice. I’ll try three colors next time.
20 October, 2014
chillwear commented on the forum topic Posted projects do not show up
I just tried to post a project, not showing up in my studio or on the project page….
chillwear added the project Lisette Simplicity Top
I wanted to make this top after seeing it made up on flicker (Simplicity Lisette 2059). I already had the pattern and found this new cotton fabric at IKEA. The top is very boxy so I took it in on…
24 September, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Tiered Scalloped Dress
Adorable! I made this same dress and like you I found out the armholes are to big and had to adjust them
chillwear commented on the project Summer Sweetheart Dress
18 September, 2014
16 September, 2014
28 August, 2014
chillwear commented on the project Scallop print coordinate top and skirt
I just love this top & skirt!!! The fabric is fantastic, great job it looks beautiful on you. Did you follow a pattern or draft it yourself?