24 March, 2011
gortonfish commented on the project Dressing Up 2
I live next to Islands of Adventures where the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter is and they sell these robes for a hundred each… yours looks better. Love the bag too.
20 March, 2011
gortonfish added the project Busking and brother bags
I tried out a new purse pattern from Sew Everything Workshop.. My husband and I might be trying our hand at busking so I made the first purse out of a music print I was given to carry our music and…
31 January, 2011
gortonfish commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Reviving Vintage Garments with the Girls from Some Odd Rubies
lately I have been making garments from scratch because I am trying to learn different techniques but after I get a better understanding of sewing I plan to recycle old garments. So far I have only…
30 January, 2011
gortonfish added the project S.E.W sweater
I used a pattern from Sew Everything Workshop by Diana Rupp. it was supposed to be the cuddle-up cardigan that looks a little like a Kimono. It did look like the original pattern but I don’t wear t…
20 January, 2011
gortonfish added the project IKEA skirt.
My lovely sister bought me a yard of fabric from IKEA when I dutifully went with her so she could buy stuff for her apartment. This is my first skirt and I had to be a little creative because I did…
2 January, 2011
gortonfish commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 31 Win Three Sewing Books + Copies of Stitch Magazine from Interweave!
The serger or the Japanese sewing books because I have been wanting some of those for a while now. But I will take these sewing books too :)
25 December, 2010
gortonfish commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 25 Win Japanese Pattern Books from Tessuti!
I have to agree with several of the members and say I really like the coffee date dress. It is really cute and as a beginner still I am not too intimidated to try it. It is lovely and looks like yo…
21 December, 2010
gortonfish commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
I bought my first sewing machine about a year ago on sale for $160. As I have learned more and used it more I think i would be willing to spend up to $600 or $700 dallors for a good sewing machine …
18 December, 2010
gortonfish commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 18 Win Lark Needlearts Knitting Books!
No I do not sell my garments because I usually make them to fit me. I do give a lot of things away though.
10 December, 2010
gortonfish commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 9 - Win ModCloth Accessories!
Ok so I would pair the scarf with the Got Your Back Blazer http://www.modcloth.com/store/ModCloth/Womens/Outerwear/Jackets/Got+Your+Back+Blazer and ruby romance dress http://www.modcloth.com/store/…