16 June, 2010
keykalou added the technique Measurement Worksheet
I’m just starting to draft my own clothing patterns, and wanted one worksheet for all the measurements I’ll need. I found a lot of info online about taking your measurements, but couldn’t find a wo…
30 April, 2010
keykalou commented on the project Vintage Fabric Zip Clutch
Thanks, Jasmine & Lizah!
keykalou added the project Bracelet Bag
Bag with round handles! It turned out really cute and I can slip my hand through the handles to hold the bag on my wrist.
I used a soft corduroy fabric in a pretty periwinkle blue. The insid…
21 February, 2010
keykalou added the project Vintage Fabric Zip Clutch
9" wide x 4.75" high x 2" deep x 6.5" zip opening
keykalou commented on the project Patchwork Pouches
keykalou commented on the project circus blouse
Your blouse is lovely!
19 February, 2010
keykalou commented on the project Mirela's Black Velvet Knit Top
Looks great! I’d love to see a close-up of the fabric. It looks interesting.
keykalou commented on the project Little Annie Put Your Red Dress On
What a sweet dress! Nice work.
keykalou commented on the project the dress that drove me a little bit nuts
Pretty dress! The pockets and belt are fabulous.
Congratulations on getting it done. I’ve bailed on more than a few projects that got too maddening.
keykalou commented on the project The NEW Simple Life Zipper Tote in Patricia Bravo Chalky Silhouettes
Nice bag! Love the fabric and it looks well made.
keykalou added the project Grocery Bags
This has been on my sewing to do list for awhile, so I’m glad to finally get some reusable grocery bags made!
I’ve made bags before, but they all ended up being not-quite-right once I put them t…
18 December, 2009
keykalou commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win Natalie Chanin's Alabama Stitch Book plus a Bandanna Kit!
Mark-B-Gone pens are one notion I really can’t live without. Two things I often end up buying just out of sheer want are 1/4" wide velvet ribbon and red buttons.
keykalou added the project Patchwork Pouches
After a recent scrap bin purge I’ve really gotten into patchwork. It is very fun to put together all the scraps and has given me a new appreciation for some fabrics in my stash. A few that I’d ne…
keykalou commented on the technique Twin-needle stitching
This is great info! Someone just mentioned twin needles to me and I didn’t really know anything about them. Now I understand.
I’d like to buy a new machine in the next few years and think I’ll…