21 October, 2011
edconnol added the project BERNINA Halloween 2011 - Saloon Girl
This is my saloon girl/“moulin rouge/cancan” halloween costume. The corset was made from an 1890’s corset pattern in Corsets and Crinolines.
As you can see, there’s two variations… (I tacked …
30 January, 2011
edconnol commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Reviving Vintage Garments with the Girls from Some Odd Rubies
I like to start from scratch, but I like working with vintage fabrics!
25 December, 2010
edconnol commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 25 Win Japanese Pattern Books from Tessuti!
Oh wow! I’ve wanted these books forever.
I love this dress- It’s so simple, yet the leaf shape pleats give it a high fashion edge, and you can make it in so many different fabrics for different oc…
9 December, 2010
edconnol added the project Modcloth Handmade Contest - Baltic Mittens
I made these fair-isle mittens for my amazing mom for the holidays! I got the design from a book that I believe is called “Folk Mittens,” that was at my local library. I hope you like them!
edconnol commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 8 - Win Spoonflower $100 Credit - Two Winners!
My favorite fabrics to work with are wovens, like cotton. They are nice to cut and sew, and work perfectly to make one of my favorite things- summer dresses!
7 December, 2010
edconnol commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win Mood Fabrics $100 Gift Card!
ooh! who can resist the chance of free fabric? :-)
31 March, 2010
edconnol commented on the project Marilyn Trousers
ahhhh! I just made these! They turned out AWESOME. I will post pictures soon!!!!
30 March, 2010
edconnol commented on the project Well vested for spring
not juvenile at all! I think this vest is sophisticated but fun! I love it, it is really flattering on you as well. I want to make one myself now!