8 October, 2016
goosskin added the project Tobago Island dress
I’ve got this fabric from Sawyer Brook Fabrics. It is stretchy cotton pique with painted pictures of the beach in Tobago island.
5 June, 2016
goosskin added the project Caribbean shirt
I shorted the dress pattern to the shirt length, otherwise followed the pattern.
goosskin added the project Minecraft pants
I skipped the pocket on the back of the pants. The pattern is a perfect fit for me. It feels very comfortable. . I did not put the straps on the shirt as it fit well enough without them.
3 April, 2016
goosskin added the project That girl? Yes, that girl!
The fabric I used for the blouse is called “That girl” (cotton/silk). For the bottom of this outfit I made from cotton stretch fabric, but I had one yard of the fabric so I shortened it to a capr…
8 March, 2016
goosskin added the project Vintage look=skirt+blouse
Both patterns I used from printed issue “Burda Easy” : skirt from issue 1/2009 and blouse 1/2010. All fabrics are 100% cotton.
goosskin added the project Two colors pants
I used two sides from a fabric. As a pattern I used printed issue “Burda Easy” Fall-Winter 2013. The pants came out very comfy!
8 September, 2015
goosskin added the project Little pique dress
This pattern is very marrow at the bottom. I made a little split on the back to make it easier for walking.Otherwise I;m happy with my little white dress!
27 July, 2015
goosskin added the project Breaking the rules
I called this project “Breaking the rules” because I really broke the rules of sewing when I cut the fabric. Only one piece was cut lengthwise grainlines – the bottom front. The other pieces were c…
6 April, 2015
goosskin added the project Sound Waves
The pattern is not so complicated as it seems.I used rayon challis fabric and it gives a good drape. I am very pleased how it came out!
11 January, 2015
goosskin added the project New year - new dress!
I like the patterns with interesting details such as this dress with sleeves gathered around yoke. The fabric “Vortex” gave me good draping (thank you “SawyerBrook.com”). I am pretty sure this dre…
6 October, 2014
goosskin added the project Traveling jacket
For travel to Europe I needed something warm but light so I made this leather jacket with hand-knitted sleeves and collar. Actually this is the model #118 from Burda 08/2012 but I could not find…
19 June, 2014
goosskin added the project 1-hour blouse
This pattern is great (quick and easy) to make a blouse just before your vacation!
goosskin added the project 1-hour project blouse #120A from Burda 7/2009
This pattern is great (quick and easy) to make the blouse just before your vacation!
goosskin added the project White and summery
I used the pattern #101 for this blouse, but I followed the sewing instructions of the model #102 ( the dress). A very nice and delicate fabric “Carley” for the blouse and “Spirit denim” for the ca…
21 May, 2014
goosskin added the project Dress for a million bucks
When I got the fabric Champlain from the SawyerBrook.com store I knew I had to make a dress with simple lines – the fabric was so rich and lightweight! I corrected only the length of the skirt 25"…
28 April, 2014
goosskin commented on the project Turquoise pants
Thank you! You are all so kind!
goosskin added the project Turquoise pants
This model caught my eye the first time that I saw it. I am pleased about how it came out – this type of design makes your tummy flat!
I made the top using pattern 109 from Burda 2/2013. I will…
4 March, 2014
3 March, 2014
goosskin added the project Optical illusion
This is not a blouse and a skirt! This is a dress. I used the pattern #106 from Burda 2/2009. I made it from “Whitetail” fabric from Sawyerbrook.com: I selected “white” color for the top of the dr…
20 January, 2014
goosskin commented on the project Green skirt #105 from Burda 1/2011
Thank you! For the blouse I used pattern 119 from Burda magazine 2/2008 and fabric “Vortex” from Sawyerbrook.com.
19 January, 2014
goosskin added the project Green skirt #105 from Burda 1/2011
I got the fabric from Sawyerbrook.com. It’’s in the “Salad Burnet” pattern. I followed the instructions except that I completely lined the skirt instead of lining the upper part as the pattern ins…
28 August, 2013
goosskin added the project Dress with a belt #118 from Burda 6/2008
I liked the construction of the dress with built-in belt.
5 August, 2013
goosskin added the project Cotton dress #104 from Burda 2/2011
I just doubled the back/front from the same fabric.
27 June, 2013
goosskin added the project Floral blouse #129 7/2012
The fabric has such bright colors, so I decided the blouse needed simple lines.
The fabric calls “Poppin’Poises” from SawyerBrook.com.
22 June, 2013
goosskin added the project Princess' dress from Burda #139 2/2004
I found the perfect pattern for my daughter’s dress in magazine Burda 2004! Indeed the patterns of Burda are timeless!
3 June, 2013
goosskin added the project Silk dress #120 from Burda 6/2008
It was tricky to sew this dress from silk. I added more interfacing along the neckline and it helped a lot.
28 April, 2013
goosskin added the project Dreams about vacations dress from Burda 5/2007 mod. 124
I skipped only the decorative seams on the waistband of the dress. On the fabric it says " Reve des vacances", “Tour Effiel”. Since I met my husband in France it is always my “dream” to vacation th…
15 April, 2013
goosskin commented on the project Metallic linen pants #117A from Burda 7/2008
Thank you! This pants are from magazine Burda July 2008, model 117A. Happy sewing!
14 April, 2013
goosskin commented on the project Leather bag #144 from Burda 4/2007
J’ai trouve le modele de sac sur la revue “Burda” , Avril 2007. C’est modele chiffre 144. J’espere que vous avais la chance pour la fabrique.
goosskin added the project Metallic linen pants #117A from Burda 7/2008
When making these pants I decided that I would make the bottom width of the legs less than the pattern. The bottom width is therefore 20 inches even though the original pattern called for more…