10 February, 2015
8 February, 2015
elinl commented on the project Top with contrasting sleeves
elinl added the project My own pattern
Finally made it – a pant´s pattern with a (well, almost) perfect fit for me. Took me like 20 years to figure it out. These brown pants were made to try out the pattern, worked well, so happy. Next …
elinl added the project Pink details
Bought a cheap men´s jacket at second hand store, let it have a wash and then I exchanged the black buttons for new pink ones. Continued sewing pink/grey stitches by hand here and there and put a …
elinl added the project Top with contrasting sleeves
Ivy top, pattern frpm Jenny Hellstrm: http://www.jennyhellstrom.com/books, available in Swedish only. Grey jersey made of recycled textilefibres from Leva Kungslador: http://www.levakungslador.se/….
elinl added the project Brown striped pants
Sewed these pants from material I had in stash just to try the pattern. I altered the original Burda pattern 01/2015 so that the legs are +3 cm longer. Turned out well except for that the pants go …
elinl added the project Dotted jersey top
Simple jersey top with 3/4 length sleeves and a black jersey tube at bottom. Sewn almost exclusively on overlock /cover machine. Very easy to sew if you have this kind of machines.
28 January, 2012
elinl commented on the project Silk Blouse in Lilac
Very nice, I especially like the interesting collar, can you tell me more about the book you mentioned: Patternmagic: author etc.?
17 May, 2011
5 August, 2010
elinl commented on the project Indigo Jeans with cherry-red Top Stitching
Really nice, and inspiring!
3 August, 2010
elinl commented on the project Western-style boys' shirts
Coolest shirts I have seen. Thank you for the inspiration!
Bag in black and white, based on the “Reversible bag” pattern from verypurpleperson. A fun, quick and easy project.
2 August, 2010
elinl added the project Jeans bag with iPhone pocket and key holder
I used the “Reversible bag” pattern from verypurpleperson and two pairs of worn out jeans. Pink cotton for the inside. I added pockets and a key holder on the inside (which makes the bag less rever…
30 July, 2010
elinl commented on the project WINTER ROSE JACKET
Very nice so far! Hope to see the next version…
elinl added the project 50´s model shirt for a little boy
Shirt for a little boy. I used a worn-out men´s shirt from (I believe) the fifties and constructed a pattern on that basis. I think the model is so handsome with the front part creating a line over…
24 July, 2010
elinl added the project Shirt with a hook
Shirt for my 6 year old son. I used pattern no 144 in the may 2010 issue of Burda Mag., but added a complete collar, changed the pocket shape and split the left front part and inserted a hook on a …
22 July, 2010
elinl added the project Corduroy vest for I
Corduroy vest for 4-year old I. Based on Kwik Sew pattern 3399. I added a big zipped pocket for all the little things he tends to collect.
elinl commented on the project Red stripes messenger
Very nice and inspiring, as your projects always are to me.
22 May, 2010
elinl commented on the project Linen checks pants
Very nice, as always! I hope to get started sewing för my three boys again in the summer…
24 October, 2009
elinl commented on the project JJ Variation
Very, very nice and inspiring! I have a number of old mens’ shirts in my fabric boxes, and now I know what to do with them
7 September, 2009
elinl favorited the project Wicked Ruffles Ensemble
elinl favorited the project shirt for david
23 August, 2009
elinl commented on the project I love my Alexis
Very nice, I´ll have to make one myself!
elinl commented on the project Pintuck Ruffle Roo
Very nice! I would also like to see the pattern. Check out my ruffle shirt :http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/ruffle-shirt-for-a-little-boy
I just discovered the rolled edge seam of my serger, per…
9 August, 2009
7 August, 2009
elinl added the project Ruffle shirt for a little boy
Boys want glamourous clothes, too! Since it is not possible to buy anything of that kind in stores, I decided to sew this party shirt for my 5 1/2 year old son, who is a big fan of clothes with a l…
6 August, 2009
29 July, 2009
elinl added the project Western style blouse with tie and ruffles
Blouse made from a vintage Simplicity pattern, which I bought from the site www.lanetzliving.net
I guess it is a model from the 70:s or 80:s (but WHY aren´t patterns dated by year? I have never s…
15 July, 2009
elinl added the project Lage´s grey vest
Vest in striped grey wool/polyester for my 5 year old son Lage.