9 December, 2009
kitnrose commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win Lena Corwin's PRINTNG BY HAND, fabric samples from Lena's line and Field Notes notebooks to print on.
I’d print the images of black, bare trees on the border of white cotton to be made into a dress. I love the look of bare trees in winter!
7 December, 2009
kitnrose commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win Betz White's Sewing Green and a 5 Piece Sample Set of Her Organic Fabric !
Not a new idea, but I love scrap-saving. Larger scraps get used in small projects or for little embellishments. Smaller scraps get cut up and used as stuffing for those draft snakes that you put …
21 July, 2008
kitnrose added the project Asian-infused dress
A dress made from Vogue 7748 (out of print). I made the sleeveless view with the mandarin collar (which turned out far bigger than the pattern drawing indicated). The bodice edges are all lined w…
kitnrose commented on the project Asian-infused dress
Thank you! The fabric is from Joann’s, believe it or not. It’s Alexander Henry’s Lady Goya black. It’s a little stiffer than I wanted but I love the print!
kitnrose commented on the project My First Quilt!
18 June, 2008
kitnrose added the project Spinning coasters
4" brown felt coasters with sweeping blue lines embroidered on them. Embroidered on basic zig-zag machine and sewn onto a double layer of felt with tissue paper on top protecting the felt from str…
5 June, 2008
kitnrose commented on the project Kit's Kimono
It was nearly too slippery to work with – it took a lot of pins and hand stitching to make it work. ‘Course I could have just serged it and gotten the same look in 1/3 the time but I’ve gone on a …
kitnrose added the project Kit's Kimono
A self-drafted kimono wrap that can be worn as a robe or shirt.