10 July, 2012
katecner added the project Red dress for a wedding
I found the pattern of this dress in the Burda of December 2011.
24 June, 2012
katecner added the project Rabbit dress
With my new Singer Brillance, I used the “appliqué” technique to sew this funny rabbit on a white round-collar dress. Therefore, you need to use a very narrow zigzag stitch and all kind of differen…
20 May, 2012
katecner added the project "Gilet" for little boy
I found the pattern of this “gilet” in last year’s special kid’s edition of the Burda Style Magazine. My son was just too cute with it on the wedding of our friends.
24 March, 2012
14 March, 2012
katecner added the project Orange skirt
I realised this skirt using my new Burdastyle Sewing Handbook. I put some bias on the lower part. I found this nice string to embellish the upper part of the skirt.
7 March, 2012
25 February, 2012
katecner added the project Clown costume
I used a pattern of a tunique with a flower collar and a pattern of a sarouel for the trousers. This little clown is really proud of her red nose!
17 February, 2012
katecner commented on the project Dessus de lit
Ou avez vous trouvé ce tissu à la Marlier??? C’est très vintage! Bravo!
15 February, 2012
katecner commented on the project Valentine Suit
Hello! I love this suit, especially the collar! And these satin borders. Your husband looks really smart in it (maybe also without it, in fact). Congratulations!
katecner commented on the project V Day gift to sister
Very beautiful! You’re a great sewer!
katecner commented on the project Really Red Circle Skirt
katecner commented on the project Henry's Tool Belt
I love it! This is such a good idea! Your little boy must be so proud!
katecner added the project Variation around a basic dress pattern
For this dress, I use different materials I had in my cupboard: an old blue jeans, some pieces of old fabric, some flounce (“volant” in French, is this right?), old buttons, …
I grabbed some ins…
katecner added the project The knight of the green dragon
Using an old blanket, I realised this very easy knight costume. I cut a big rectangle, twice the desired length and of shoulder width. I fold it in 4 and cut a whole for the head. I used green bias…
31 January, 2012
katecner added the project Indian costumes for kids
Using corduroy velvet and fleece I did these little indian costumes for my nephews. I used simple patterns of elastic-waisted trousers and lined waistcoat.
29 December, 2011
katecner commented on the project Aprons for children
Sorry for the delay. Hope you found a solution for the Christmas present!
Yes I have a pattern in the french book “Intemporels pour bébés”. But it is easy to cut it out yourself approximatively b…
21 November, 2011
katecner added the project Aprons for children
Two little aprons to cook with Mama. My boy’s one is made out of one of Daddy’s shirts.
22 October, 2011
20 September, 2011
18 September, 2011
katecner added the project Evening dress for my daughter
My daughter is very proud of this dress. See the instructions to do one for your little girls!
katecner added the project Another little patchwork skirt
I used different pieces of man shirts and jeans, some buttons and “croquet” (don’t know how to say this in English) to do this cute little skirt for my niece.
4 September, 2011
29 August, 2011
katecner added the project Boy's shorts
I used old man shirts to do these boy’s shorts. And with a part of the front piece of the shirt (with a button) to do a little pocket.
17 July, 2011
katecner added the project Robe trapèze volantée
Pattern from the same book as my “robe froncée”: Intemporels pour bébés, an astonishing sewing book for all sewers from Astrid Le Provost. I recommend this book to every sewing mother or father of …
katecner added the project Robe froncée
I found this very easy but always nice pattern in the marvelous book “Intemporels pour bébés” from Astrid Le Provost. I recommend this book to every French-speaking sewer!
It is closed in the back…
katecner added the project Pink flowered dress
I used the bustier from the maryy dress offered by Burdastyle in the free patterns. I added a circle dress and a self-created central piece.
8 July, 2011
1 July, 2011
katecner commented on the article Featured Member: evamarie
I love your style!
katecner commented on the project garden shirt
Love your top and love your blog!