12 December, 2011
daxette commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 11 - Win 2 Seam Allowance Guides and a $200 Tessuti Fabric Voucher from SeamAllowanceGuide.com!
I wish there was an easy way to do seams on blouses around the rounded bottom edges. I find it dificult to keep it from puckering. Also seams can just be time consuming, so something that would all…
8 December, 2011
daxette commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win a Holding Pattern Overnight Bag from ModCloth!
This bag is so cute, I love it. What a great idea. It would definately please any sewer on my shopping list, including me!!!
7 December, 2011
daxette commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 6 - Win the BERNINA Holiday Gift Basket!
The last class I took, was making custom fit Jeans. It was a fabulous course. My jeans were amazing and you would never know they were Hand made!
Before that I took a course on making Bra’s which …
1 December, 2011
daxette commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 1 - Win a Collection of Titles from Fox Chapel Publishing!
It would definately the the 40’s and 50’s. So eligant and so classic.
22 October, 2011
daxette added the project BERNINA Halloween 2011 Jem Costume
This is my BERNINA Halloween 2011 entry
I made this costume inspired from my Childhood cartoon Jem.
I made the dress from a vintage wrap dress pattern I had and designed the sash myself.
20 September, 2011
daxette commented on the article Comment to Win "1,2,3 Sew!"
I love sewing and crafting because it is an escape from everyday and lets my creativity flow and I get an end product I can enjoy. Also I like being able to bless others with the things I make. I j…
10 March, 2011
daxette commented on the article A Little Bias(ed)
I love using bias tape, I use it for quilt bindings, as well as for sleves and necks on shirts.
I love that you can contrast or make it to match.
19 January, 2011
daxette commented on the forum topic Buying a Serger
If you think you are going to do a lot of serging, I would recommend that you buy a 5 thread with the ability to do top stiching. Mine doesn’t have this and I really wish I had it.
I have a Janome…
daxette commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Make the Perfect Summer Dress With Heather Ross
My favorite weekend project is too make little makeup bags out of the materials I got while in Africa.
The are quick and easy to do and I just love how they look in the bright and colourful fabrics
13 January, 2011
daxette commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: A Great New Way to Upcycle Your T-Shirts!
This is a great idea for upcycling TShirts.
Something I have seen that i absoltely love is taking pillow cases and making them into little girl’s dresses. They are so cute and yet so simple