27 May, 2015
esewell commented on the article Janome Giveaway
I retake my measurements and make a muslin of the garment before making the final project. This ensures just the right fit! Elisha S.
2 July, 2014
esewell commented on the article A New Giveaway for Vintage Fashion Lovers
I have a large cube that fits into my bookshelf for all of my sewing patterns. I place all the patterns in a large manilla envelope, give it a name, and make a little sketch of what the garment l…
21 February, 2013
esewell commented on the project “BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest 2013” Yellow Floral Dress and Plum Pencil Skirt
Thanks to everyone for your encouraging comments :)
15 February, 2013
esewell added the project “BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest 2013” Yellow Floral Dress and Plum Pencil Skirt
I made this lovely below floral dress based on the Jamie Shift dress from the BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern book. I paired it with this curve hugging pencil skirt (based on Princess Seam Pencil …
23 November, 2011
esewell commented on the article Comment to Win ONE MORE "My Double Deluxe" Dress Form from Dritz!
An adjustable dress form would be ideal! I would be to make adjustments so that garments fit me exactly the way they should.
A tool I can’t seem to find is fashion tape for marking draping on a dr…
28 December, 2010
esewell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 Win a Janome Magnolia 7034D Serger!
I love to shop on Etsy! The handmade items are so unique and well made :)
20 December, 2010
esewell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
I spent $500 on my sewing machine. I would love to have a serger to help make my garments more finished. As I get more business, I will need to invest in a nicer one. I may spend $500- $900 for th…
8 December, 2010
esewell commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win Mood Fabrics $100 Gift Card!
Sewing is my creative passion. After purchasing a dress form from Mood last year, I really began to design and sew. I have enjoyed designing and making several lovely dresses for myself and friends…
1 January, 2010
esewell added the project Spring to Fall Purple Floral Dress
The dress is a playful version of the Anda, perfect for spring or fall. I added ruffles to the sleeves and neckline and three rows of smocking just under the bust.
La Boheme is a playful, floral, bohemian mini dress. It has a high yoke with a rich, blue satin collar and puffed sleeves. The sheer outer layer dances over the satin under dress. Pair it with colo…
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I love the picture of your cat! It’s great :)