20 November, 2014
gemmafloyd commented on the article ClosetMaid Giveaway
Slippery fabrics and a circle skirt are a bummer. I used to “create” my own compass – a piece of …
14 November, 2014
gemmafloyd commented on the project The sailboat jumpsuit
Actually my sister is the model this time, I’ll let her know :)
gemmafloyd added the project called The sailboat jumpsuit
I received this flowy synthetic fabric with a sailboat print for Christmas last year from a friend. It was one of those situations where you know exactly what you are going to make with the fabric …
31 July, 2014
gemmafloyd added the project called The Sailboat Dress
I’m in love in nautical graphic motifs. I received this sailboat printed cotton as a gift – perfect for a summer dress. I wanted to make a fairly simple dress with a straight skirt so that the prin…
20 July, 2014
16 July, 2014
gemmafloyd favorited the project Burgundy red Peplum Sleeve Silk Dress
gemmafloyd added the project called Summer Sloper Design Contest A-line dress
This is a dress I made for my sister. She really likes loose-fitting clothing, so it was easy to draft a simple pattern basing on a sloper for the perfect fit. The width of the patterned fabric was…
15 June, 2014
gemmafloyd added the project called 1930s Art Deco Blouse
The history of this blouse is an interesting one. About two and a half years ago I won a BurdaStyle giveaway for $200 worth of fabric at the Australian Tessuti Fabrics store. In effect I got this b…
gemmafloyd commented on the article Make It Coats Giveaway!
A good way for mending your tights – sew them while wearing them! You get the right stretch of th…
10 June, 2014
gemmafloyd favorited the project Merging stripes - 2014 Tessuti Jaywalk competition entry
28 May, 2014
21 September, 2011
gemmafloyd commented on the project 1930s Sailor Dress
This is so beautiful!!!
gemmafloyd favorited the project 1930s Sailor Dress
4 September, 2011
gemmafloyd commented on the project The "Sew Rejuvenated" Dress
I love the vintage photos! Beautiful!
gemmafloyd commented on the project Summer Sky Dress
Wow! This is sooo cute and gorgeous!
gemmafloyd favorited the pattern Silk Chiffon Maxi Skirt
1 September, 2011
27 August, 2011
gemmafloyd added the project called My birthday lace dress
I’ve wanted to have a lace dress ever since I saw a picture of Janis Joplin in a lace outfit. After that I’ve seen many lace dresses I loved, their forms were simple.
I finally brought up the cour…
23 August, 2011
gemmafloyd commented on the project Green and lace
beautiful shorts! and the belt loops look awesome!
gemmafloyd commented on the project Strapless Linen Dress
this is lovely!
gemmafloyd commented on the project Lovely blouse
This is beautiful, looks like taken straight from the 30s. What pattern is this?
gemmafloyd commented on the project My maxi summer dress
Thank you all for your kind comments!
9 August, 2011
7 August, 2011
gemmafloyd commented on the project Another maxi
This is really beautiful! It seems to have a Renaissance look to it :)
gemmafloyd favorited the project Texas Summer-Maxi Dress
gemmafloyd favorited the project maxi dress with slit
5 August, 2011
gemmafloyd added the project called My maxi summer dress
This is a dress I’ve made somewhere around the Easter holidays when I couldn’t wait for summer to start. I used a Burdastyle 6/2010 Chiffon maxi dress with “jeweled” neckline pattern with nice plea…
24 July, 2011
gemmafloyd commented on the article Guy-Cons, or 10 Famous Men with Style for the Ages
As for guy-cons who inspire me and my wardrobe (a girl) I have to say I love the 80s rock stars o…