21 October, 2014
ell-in-or commented on the article High Society: 7 New Women's Sewing Patterns
Nice! Do any of them come in a 48 or 50?
30 September, 2014
ell-in-or commented on the article Well Traveled: 9 New Women's Sewing
I really like the peplum jacket and cowl dress. Great looks for fall.
26 August, 2014
ell-in-or commented on the article Fall Blossoms: 10 New Women's Sewing Patterns
Good job! There’s some great looks here.
1 July, 2014
ell-in-or commented on the article A New Giveaway for Vintage Fashion Lovers
I have IKEA boxes. They’re the perfect size to store the big four side by side. I have a box for the big four, a box of Indie patterns, and a box for quilting/bags/toys/home dec. I labeled the fron…
3 September, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article True Grit: 11 New Plus Size Patterns for Adventures
Oh joy. Another bunch of Burda patterns based on a duvet cover, called ‘plus sized’ and shown on a twig model. That’s great. Do you people have any designers with any talent at all? A first year st…
6 August, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article Haute Stuff: 9 Edgy New Patterns
Sooooo old fashioned. Nothing new here. If you’re going to copy the 70’s, could you at least freshen it up? Nina would totally put this collection in the bottom 3.
9 July, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article Color Desire: 9 New Plus Size Patterns
The halter dress is really cute, and I like the 3/4 sleeve tee. The flare skirt is cute too. Not sure what is up with the lop-sided boob thing.
7 May, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article Floral Party: 10 New Sewing Patterns
Those drawstring pants are comfy-looking, as is the low back dress (both versions) since a sheer would be pretty for the sleeves/flounce. Most of these are a rehash of very familiar garments though…
24 April, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article Garden Girl: 6 New Sewing Patterns
Why don’t I just go cut some holes out of a pillowcase and save myself some sewing time?
Who is your market? I think you’d do a lot better if you had named collections for your different sewing ma…
12 March, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article Spice Up Your Life: 11 New Sewing Patterns
I like the gathered cardi, but I think the ruffle skirt is too junior dept for me. The two pairs of trousers are cute. The long shirt/dress is interesting – a less asian-y cheongsam and not as tig…
8 January, 2013
ell-in-or commented on the article Home Story: 10 New Patterns
Nice! You’ve got some good stuff here.
4 December, 2012
ell-in-or commented on the article Edgy Glamour: 10 New Patterns
Very nice! Many nice pieces. I particularly like the drape dress, the jacket , the LBD and the Deep V top. Different fabrics will take them to the office or a casual evening. Lots of options. I SO…
28 November, 2012
ell-in-or commented on the article Holiday Cheer: 19 New Patterns
OK – I’m not THAT young, but I googled. OMG! You’re right. Annie Hall DOES meet Ren Fair. LOL
A couple of pieces could stand alone nicely – I like the velvet drawstring jacket and the military c…
1 April, 2012
31 December, 2011
ell-in-or commented on the project The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook - Our Coat
If you are going to make a white garment, could you please photograph it against a background that is NOT white??? It is very difficult to see any details. Or if you really must have some sort of …
29 November, 2011
ell-in-or favorited the project 11/2011 Red High-Waist Cap Sleeve Dress
ell-in-or favorited the project 11/2011 Red Long Sleeved Dress with Center Front Ruffles
13 July, 2011
ell-in-or favorited the project 07/2011 Blouse with front frills
ell-in-or favorited the project 07/2011 Satin trousers
ell-in-or favorited the project 07/2011 Dress with lace hem and sleeves
22 February, 2011
ell-in-or commented on the article Comment to Win a Copy of Wendy Mullin's New Book, "Built by Wendy Coats and Jackets"!
I’d love a copy of this book. Wendy is fabulous!!!!
20 December, 2010
ell-in-or commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
I would spend up to $1500. I want good utility stitches, and several good reliable buttonholes. I don’t need embroidery and I don’t need a zillion ‘decorative’ stitches that I never use. A walking…
21 September, 2010
ell-in-or commented on the article Backstage with G-Star Raw and Comment to Win!
What a great bag!
2 February, 2010
ell-in-or commented on the article Win a Copy of "The September Issue"!
I LOVE Vogue Magazine!!
21 January, 2010
22 December, 2009
ell-in-or commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
I find sewing inspiration everywhere. In addition to Burdaystyle to see what everyone’s up to, I like looking at Vogue website and magazine, costume and fashion history books, and going shopping fo…
15 December, 2009
ell-in-or commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win an Oliso Smart Iron!
My iron is not that smart. It turns off in 5-10 minutes. Can’t wait ‘til they make one that either self-cleans or just won’t iron when the stabilizer is glue-side up! :)
10 December, 2009
ell-in-or commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win Lena Corwin's PRINTNG BY HAND, fabric samples from Lena's line and Field Notes notebooks to print on.
I would print quilt fabric with the wood blocks that my grandpa designed.
2 December, 2009
ell-in-or commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a SINGER® CONFIDENCE™ 7467 Sewing Machine
I have my first Dressmaker that my Grandma bought me.I am the first owner and I’ve had it for about 30 years. Runs great.