31 October, 2009
kbang commented on the project My JJ Blouse
The Swiss dot!!! Those buttons!!! This is really lovely.
24 September, 2009
Button-up blouse with cap sleeves, shawl collar and peplum, made from Simplicity 6201 View E. I omitted the piping and added about 2 inches to the peplum. The buttons were made with one of those …
A half-slip based on Gertie’s excellent tutorial
I used a lightweight lining material instead of her recomme…
26 June, 2009
kbang commented on the project Macaron Dress
I love this pattern! I’ve had my eyes on it for a while (and that delicious Beignet skirt too…) Your version looks fantastic.
How did you find the quality of fit, instructions etc?
16 November, 2008
kbang commented on the project Almost Finished Kasia
Worry not, mine is about a size and a half too small (or is it me thats too big?… I think I prefer the skirt being wrong!)
20 June, 2008
kbang commented on the project froggy fake smock dress
Yay! This is SO adorable, I’m super glad you liked my how-to!
16 June, 2008
kbang commented on the technique Sew Natural Looking Bust Darts
This is awesome. No longer will I have pointy 60’s Bond-girl boobs! Very easy to follow too :)
8 June, 2008
kbang commented on the project The Fire Dress
What a neckline! This reminds me of the dress Famke Janssen wears as Xenia Onatopp in Goldeneye, that James Bond movie. So cool.
15 May, 2008
kbang commented on the project Kasia, Ahoy! ;)
As I was doing my usual burdastyle surfing, I came across this. My boyfriend glanced over and said ‘cute. Make one like that’
Very few things get his approval, so I say WEAR ON! :)
9 May, 2008
kbang commented on the project silly taffeta dress
I’m so excited that you used my how-to! I think the dress looks great.
Maybe it’ll come in handy when there’s some mistletoe around ;)
7 May, 2008
Gorgeous fabric! I think your first project is a successful one!
kbang commented on the project Purple Kasia
This is a really well made version! I’m curious: you have four buttons on each side instead of three. Was this a functional decision or a fashionable one? Kasia is next on my list and I’m making…
4 May, 2008
kbang commented on the project Top Danielle
This is so pretty! Well done, I would have ignored Danielle otherwise
kbang added the project The Eight Dollar Dress
A quick, easy and flattering faux-smocked dress that is very open to alterations such as pockets or strap variations.
17 April, 2008
My first burda style pattern. I traded the flutter sleeves for straps as I have fairly muscular shoulders and flutters tend to stick straight out. I also reduced the flare of the body and added a…
9 April, 2008
kbang commented on the project Summer pajamas
Those would match the space sheets I used to have as a kid :)