1 September, 2014
damnitjanet commented on the article Disco Ball: 12 New Women's Sewing Patterns
Am loving this collection! While I’m not generally into metallic fabrics, the patterns would look great in more ‘modest’ fabric choices as well I’m sure!
21 December, 2010
damnitjanet commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
Probably about $750 to $1000 I guess – that would get a long-lasting, solid machine with all the functionality you need without any of those extra bells and whistles that look pretty but are rarely…
23 September, 2010
damnitjanet commented on the project Hands up! Fashion crime = Coffee Date Dress Fail!
In my version of the CDD I added in a ‘waistband’ about 5cm wide that just helped to lengthen the bodice and it sat much better on my body shape afterwards. Was super easy as I didn’t do any shapi…
16 September, 2010
damnitjanet commented on the project Beautiful Nightmare
If it’s any consolation, I love your fabric combination – very flirty and fun :)
damnitjanet commented on the project Take me back to the 50s Dress
Oh my goodness, that is super dooper cute! You look fabulous! :)
31 May, 2010
2 February, 2010
damnitjanet commented on the article Win a Copy of "The September Issue"!
I love fashion because all the trends and colours and styles inspire me to make my own clothes – while the clothes I make may be a reflection of the styles of the day, they always have their own qu…
16 December, 2009
damnitjanet commented on the project Red coffee date dress
The waistband is about 6cm wide, and no, didn’t cut it on the curve – it’s just a straight band. The curve wasn’t really necessary as it was more about length rather than shape :)
15 December, 2009
damnitjanet commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win an Oliso Smart Iron!
My iron is neither clever nor tidy so I’d say it’s not smart. Not one little bit.
14 October, 2009
damnitjanet commented on the project Navy Dress
You’ve done a great job – I really like it! Great matching and the bias looks great.
damnitjanet commented on the project Leather No.1
Wow, your first time working with leather and you made that – that’s fantastic! I steer very clear of working with leather as it scares me a little – but your belt is inspiring!
29 September, 2009
damnitjanet commented on the project striped pin up shorts
Oooo, those are super cute! They look great on you – very sassy and fun :)
28 September, 2009
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damnitjanet commented on the project Itty Bitty Bag for Helen
Ooo, cute – can you put a photo up of the lining?
27 September, 2009
damnitjanet added the project Red coffee date dress
Have been meaning to make this dress for ages and finally got around to it. Unfortunately, I didn’t have a long-enough zip for a back zip, so had to put in a side zip instead (see photo) Also, on…
11 September, 2009
damnitjanet commented on the project Lanvin bonnet c1910
I think it’s beautiful! I really wish we were in an era where we could wear hats all the time, it would be fabulous! I hope you wear this prolifically, it’s gorgeous!