27 February, 2012
cidell commented on the project Burda Magazine Cape 8-2008 No. 101
It’s a weft interfacing throughout. I had it done in NYC. But, if you’re patient, could certainly do it at home!
cidell commented on the article Featured Member: claudine01
I love Claudine’s work! It’s innovative and interesting. Her techinical skills also blow me away. Thanks for featuring her!
16 November, 2011
cidell commented on the project Walk in the park
I’ve made this dress twice and it’s a total keeper! Love it on you!
cidell added the project Burda Magazine Cape 8-2008 No. 101
I made this wool cape for a vintage themed Tweed Ride (bicycles) in Washington DC. I had the material professionaly fused with interfacing when I was in NY. This acts a bit like underlining, beefin…
1 June, 2011
cidell added the project Inverted Pleat Skirt
Inverted pleat skirt with faced waistband. I made this skirt for bicycling in and it came out way shorter than I would have imagined. It’s great for summer weekends. The project originally ran in t…
23 February, 2011
cidell commented on the project Bag " Carlotta"
I’m getting an error message when I try to download this pattern. It says, ’The change you want is rejected"
1 February, 2011
cidell added the project Button Closure, 'David' Silk Bowties
These are silk ties based on the David pattern. Instead of closures, I used 3/8 (10 mm) buttons. I’d suggest making your buttonholes vertically a little more than 1/2 inch apart.
I used drapery …
26 January, 2011
cidell commented on the article Exploring Sustainable Manufacturing in China with Snoozer Loser and FINCH
What a great piece! I was in China in Summer 2010 and thoroughly enjoyed exploring the fabric markets of Shanghai. In Xiamen I was able to visit some wholesale suppliers and was absolutely captiv…
25 January, 2011
16 January, 2011
cidell commented on the project Wax Print Burda World of Fashion Magazine 5-2007- #124
Whoops! Thank you :)
12 January, 2011
cidell added the project Wax Print Burda World of Fashion Magazine 5-2007- #124
Someone left me a comment asking if I had made other ethnic print dresses. I thought I would upload a few of them to show how you can use these traditional prints in very modern ways. This is one o…
10 January, 2011
cidell commented on the forum topic More (and more current) patterns from the magazine
It might be interesting to ask Burda Style in Germany to let us vote on what patterns could be added to the site. I sew mostly from Burda and am asked all the time for back issues, etc.
9 January, 2011
cidell added the project Melton Wool Trench Coat, Burda World of Fashion Magazine, 9-2006 #103
Full length, military style trench coat. Coat has gun flaps, chin gaurd, back vent and self fabric belt.
The pattern is from the September 2006 issue if Burda World of Fashion (now Burda Style)….
cidell added the project Creamsicle Dress, BurdaStyle Magazine 3-2010 #107
Strapless stretch cotton dress with boning / corselette
cidell added the project Tracey Reese Ghana Print Dress, Vogue 1086
Summer dress made from an ethnic wax print
cidell added the project Knit Tunic, Burda World of Fashion Magazine 10-2008 #118
Simple knit tunic with exaggerated collar
cidell added the project Fiftie's Style Coat Dress, BurdaStyle Magazine 2-2009 #101
A 50’s style shirt dress with notched collar, 3/4 sleeves and a full skirt
cidell added the project BurdaStyle Magazine 10-2010 #107
A shawl collar jacket from felted wool