2 June, 2009
joyfulone commented on the article Spotlight On: Alabama Chanin Part 2
I love, love, LOVE the Alabama Stitch Book – it is my new sewing bible. I basically learned how to hand-sew from it and it is my inspiration for most of my sewing. I’m totally addicted! Thank you f…
9 February, 2009
joyfulone commented on the project Wedding Gown
This is incredible! I just adore the shape of it, the detail and the overall effect – amazing job! Well done!
9 January, 2009
joyfulone commented on the project Turnable hoddie
I LOVE the lining of the hood – gorgeous! Nice work.
joyfulone added the project Gratitude Wrap
A little fabric “wrap” to store note cards, stamps and addresses. I used the leftover fabric from the pockets to make matching gift-cards for inside.
A “Furoshiki” is a Japanese cloth used for wrapping things. It has become popular recently as an eco-friendly alternative to gift-wrap. It is basically a rectangular piece of fabric that can be fol…
joyfulone commented on the project Op-Shop Skirt
This skirt is beautiful! I love the lining. The whole thing is so classy, yet fun! Well done!
7 January, 2009
So simple… a purse (bag) made out of a skirt. Find a simple skirt with lining, cut to the right shape, sew bottom edges, then sew the lining, leaving a little hole to turn the whole thing the rig…
31 December, 2008
joyfulone added the project Sewing Station in a Bag!
A bag to hold all my sewing gear. I hang it in my closet and bring it out to the table when I’m making something. There’s a little pocket for everything… no more rooting around in the bottom of m…
joyfulone added the project Allie Robe
The Allie Robe as featured on the Christmas gifts list.
16 December, 2008
joyfulone commented on the project Elana Hat and Mittens
Great pattern.. I love the idea of recycling sweaters. I have been tempted to make some of these “heavy-knit” items you’ve been showcasing recently but had no idea where to find the fabric. I can t…
5 December, 2008
joyfulone commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win an Etsy Gift Basket!
I LOVE Burdastyle and Etsy… what a great combination!