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24 August, 2010
floatingworld added the project Denim maternity smock
Smock made from the Japanese pattern book “Check and Stripe Sewing”. Details on my blog, http://floatingworld.typepad.com/floating_world_views/2010/08/maternity-smock.html
7 July, 2010
floatingworld added the project Polka-dot Maternity Top
This top is from my favourite Japanese Check and Stripe book (ISBN 978-4-08-780485-0) and it’s made up in a black voile with flocked polka dots from Tessuti. This one was quick and easy to sew and …
6 July, 2010
floatingworld added the project Recycled Pillowcase Dress
This is an unused IKEA pillowcase that I picked up from Vinnies for $2 + yoke pieces from New Look 6775 cut out in the scraps from my striped denim dress + ric-rac. I cut the closed end of the pill…
floatingworld added the project Gingham picnic top
This is the twisted-sleeve version of Simplicity 2593. This fit is roomy – I measured between two sizes and went for the smaller one, but it’s still quite generous and a bit gapey under the arms – …
floatingworld added the project Simple summer sundress
The pattern is New Look 6775 and it’s made up in a lightweight striped denim. The yoke is from a little bonus piece of fa…
floatingworld favorited the project Red roses dress
18 April, 2010
floatingworld commented on the project Batik tie-front dress
So pretty! I love the style and fabric.
How did you do the tie bit? Is it a big long rectangle that extends past the opening in the bodice?
16 December, 2009
floatingworld commented on the project Esther
This looks great, but it would be great to have some photos without the belt, because it makes it hard to see how the front drapes.
10 December, 2009
floatingworld 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 my dining chair slip covers, to hide the grubby finger marks my toddler has left.
15 August, 2009
floatingworld added the project Mini Superhero Cape
A cape for my small person to wear to a superhero party. If you’d like to make your own, I’ve made a pattern that you can download from my blog, here…
7 August, 2009
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floatingworld added the project Baby shoes
Made from the free stardust shoes pattern here for a quick baby present.
floatingworld added the project White linen sundress
Another version of New Look 6775 in white linen. More details here.
floatingworld added the project Sparkly gold dress
New Look 6775 made up in a silvery silk/metal blend from Tessuti. More info here
floatingworld added the project Denim Tulip Skirt
Tulip Skirt from Jenny Gordy’s pattern in Stitch Magazine (more details and errata here).
The tulip skirt is done,…
12 June, 2009
floatingworld favorited the pattern Michelle
floatingworld favorited the pattern Sidonie
floatingworld favorited the pattern Esther
floatingworld favorited the pattern Margarete
floatingworld favorited the pattern Desira
floatingworld favorited the project Maddy
floatingworld favorited the pattern Layla's Oven Mitt
19 December, 2008
floatingworld commented on the project lazy summer top
It is made from Simplicity 3835 which is one of the Built By Wendy patterns. Very quick and easy. The fabric is from Spotlight, which is a big cheap fabric shop here in Australia… I lo…
18 December, 2008
floatingworld added the project lazy summer top
I love this pattern (Simplicity 3835) – it is so quick and easy.
floatingworld added the project Gauzy beach dress
A summer beach dress made by lengthening View C of this pattern. Very soft and comfy.
5 December, 2008
floatingworld commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win an Etsy Gift Basket!
Oh wow, what a fantastic prize!
24 November, 2008
floatingworld commented on the project Pink Jane Pyjamas
For the elastic, I just stretched it out and attached it with a zig zag stitch – slightly different to the pattern instructions but it worked fine.
1 March, 2008
floatingworld commented on the project Orange rice paper Sidonie
It looks fabulous! I just saw that fabric in Tessuti yesterday, love it.