23 November, 2011
fi01 commented on the project Ikea ANTILOP Highchair Cushion
I love it this is perfect. Ill be making one myself. I made a dog basket and a roman blind out of the same darker material but now that im pregnant i think youve given me a great idea to customise…
29 September, 2011
fi01 favorited the project The Traveler
fi01 commented on the project White sleeveless blouse
Really nice job, well done.
fi01 commented on the project Baby wife beater
Just tooooooo Qute, Love it.
fi01 favorited the project Dotty Spotty Top
fi01 added the project Dresses for the Dress a girl around the world foundation
I decided to use up some of my old stash of fabrics and off cuts to try to make some dresses for the above charity and these were the results. the pink ones are pillowcases with an onld tunic top c…
fi01 added the project Vintage Inspired Felt & Faux Pearl Brooch
This is all hand sewn except where the backing felt is stuck on. I used coin sized circles of mustard/ochre felt and stitched on the Faux pearl beads and glass spagetti beads all around the circumf…
fi01 added the project Grey Felt Floral Necklace
This is one of a series of similar felt necklaces ive made in the past few months in die cut felts and wool felt.Hand sewn beads and sequins and ribbon tie for the neck band.
fi01 commented on the project Swing Skirt in Yellow floral Print
Actually i didnt think of that but your right.
27 September, 2011
fi01 added the project Vintage inspired Pearl Mustard felt brooch
Hand sewn faux pearl beads sewn onto felt and edged with clear glass beads backed with a brooch pin.
fi01 added the project Mustard Felt Flower and bead Necklace
Made from eco felt and wool Felt wmblished with hand sewn beads and sequins.
fi01 added the project Swing Skirt in Yellow floral Print
Pattern Simplicity 2906, View A.
I found this incredibly easy to sew up and quick but it did take alot of fabric.Still i wanted to try out this style of skirt and i happened to have several yards …
fi01 added the project Winter Wool Skirt in navy print
This is a lovely but heavy wool skirt in cream and Navy 100% wool material. I lined it in navy satin lining and edged the hem on the front with navy bias binding.
fi01 added the project Dress Skirt in Lovely Pink Fabric
This skirt started life out as a dress that just didnt work for em at all. So with some cutting and nipping and adjustments to the length it made its way into being a skirt instead. I lined this …
fi01 added the project Architectural Print Summer Skirt from Simplicity Easy 2906
This skirt i made from the above pattern which i had to actually adjust to my size, i cut it for a size 16 but found it very fitted so i added a cm at the hips and also increased the darts and it w…
fi01 added the project More skirts-AmyButler Fabric Skirt 1 & 2
I used my old favorite pattern Burda 8344 for these. I have adpated this pattern so it fits me perfectly now so although its boring i do use it alot.These two materiala i fell in love with totally …
fi01 posted a message on fi01's wall
Sorry ive been quiet all summer but i havent been idle. I didnt do so well with the dress making, instead ended up making several skirts and i set up an etsy shop in august, Sewdelightfully, where …
16 June, 2011
13 June, 2011
fi01 added the project Free Bear from Sewing patterns.com
I made this for my mum for mother day and didnt quite realise how big the bear was till i had the pattern all printed out and stuck together so it was a bit late then for me to start over. However …
fi01 added the project Wrap N Sew Clutch No 2
This is the same as the first one in construction except i choose to use a clasp closing and chain handle with ribbon threaded through it instead of ribbon bows to close it. I used the Ribboned cl…
fi01 added the project Clutch No 4
I made this as per the last clutches but in the same material as a skirt i just made to match it , for a christening.I left it as a clutch no handle as its pretty small.
26 May, 2011
fi01 favorited the project Spring Garden Anda
fi01 commented on the project Various Felted necklaces
Thank You. Its a learning curve but i’m getting there. I Think ill have to wait for the long winter nights to do a few more the beading and sequences take so much time.
fi01 commented on the project Classic Little Red Dress
26 April, 2011
fi01 commented on the project My Gray Spot Mini Dress
Beautiful dress and lovely colour,pattern combo.
14 April, 2011
fi01 added the project Various Felted necklaces
I may start by saying i did not make the felt myself will try that another time. I found the flowers on sale in a fabric store so bought two packs. I had the crafting felt sheets in greys and black…
fi01 added the project Wrap N Sew Clutch
I tried to figure out a simpler sewing technique for a clutch and this was the result of my first attempt. Its basicially an A3 piece of paper folded in three and two of the short sides are sewn up…
fi01 added the project Clutch no 3
Thried another one this time its an Ikea Spot fabric and i like it alot.
I havent sorted out the fastening yet but it’ll probably just be a push snap thingie. Sorry cant remember the tech term.Sam…
7 April, 2011
fi01 added the project Clutch Bag in White and Light Green
This i made from the same tracing as the deep green one ie i made a paper pattern by tracing round an existing bag I had. The fabric is quilting weight cotton