23 March, 2016
DonnaH21 commented on the project Saved from the Stash
Great dress! The cardi coordinates nicely, but just FYI, the dress reads as blue with accents of coral (at least on my screen) and brown (and I can’t tell the 3rd accent – either white or pale blue?).
15 May, 2014
DonnaH21 commented on the project Steam-Punk Work Wear Waistcoat
Very cute. I’ve been thinking of making this pattern.
Oh, and you might be interested in this free pattern for a mini top hat – http://www.fleecefun.com/mini-top-hat.html
7 May, 2014
DonnaH21 commented on the project Retro 1951
Very Dorothy L’Amour! Hope it feels as good to wear as it looks.
31 March, 2014
DonnaH21 commented on the project Daisy Print JJ
DonnaH21 added the project Daisy Print JJ
I used the JJ for the bodice, but Simplicity 2183 (View D) for the sleeves, and added a petal detail to the cuff – lined w/ the contrast print so that it looks like piping when the cuffs are down, …
4 March, 2014
DonnaH21 added the project Baby Gifts for Isobel
A friend recently had a baby girl, so I made her a few things:
3 embellished onesies (yes that “dress” is just a onesie w/ a skirt sewn on)
A cover for her Boppy (under the 2 onesies in the fir…
16 July, 2013
DonnaH21 commented on the book The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook
Read the text in the corner of the sheet. Two of the sheets each have 2 patterns. I believe the pieces are different colors.
1 May, 2013
DonnaH21 commented on the article Lacing DIY
This is a great idea. If only I knew what “tube yarn” was and where to find it!
24 April, 2013
DonnaH21 commented on the article Pastel Spring: 6 New Plus Size Sewing Patterns
But have a look at the “regular” collection they put out today. It got as much panning as this collection! Lots of squares and bagginess over there. And most seem to think it a collection for tween…