22 May, 2013
Chococatlovescookies commented on the forum topic Tips for cutting downloadable pattern
I purchased my first printable pattern recently and have yet to put it to use. I plan on just tracing the pattern and then cutting. I feel that ordinary printer paper will be a little too stiff and…
Chococatlovescookies commented on the forum topic Fabric search
There are a variety of different sheer fabrics that can feature printed (or flocked) polk-a-dots. If you’re searching online you can try Etsy, I’ve seen similar fabrics on there. I can’t say speci…
18 May, 2013
Chococatlovescookies commented on the article Photo Bombshell: 8 New Plus Size Sewing Patterns
I’m sorry, but that v-neck dress is really not cool. It looks like a potato sack 0.0
16 May, 2013
Chococatlovescookies commented on the forum topic Creating Dress Diagrams or 'Pattern Back' Style Pics
I’m assuming you’re referring to the line drawings and not the watercolour illustrations. As far as I know these diagrams are made digitally, but they could be drawn by hand and scanned into a comp…
8 May, 2013
Chococatlovescookies commented on the forum topic High Low dress
Although you have selected a very pretty dress, with waterfall skirt, I have to say it’s probably too complicated for a beginner to tackle. That beautiful, flowing material is chiffon… It’s evil….
Chococatlovescookies commented on the forum topic Buying a sewing machine
Honestly, I don’t advise blowing a lot of money on a sewing machine when you are a beginner, it’s foolish. Sewing isn’t for everybody, and you may find after awhile that it’s not really your thing….