1 July, 2011
So – I just started making a mock-up of this before jumping in with real fabric, and right out of the gate, it’s way too short in the front. I’m 5’ 4" and the front (under the bodice section) stops…
10 July, 2010
kj-nation favorited the project Grey coffee date dress
kj-nation added the project Powder Hooded Long-Sleeve Shirt
This is a simple shirt I put together from some extra fabric and pieces of an old sweater
kj-nation added the project Anda Bridesmaid Dress
I used the Anda pattern to make all of my bridesmaid dresses for my wedding last year.
12 June, 2009
7 January, 2009
kj-nation commented on the project Gathered Blouse
That’s super! Are the gathers made with regular thread or did you sew them with elastic thread? Great job.
6 January, 2009
kj-nation added the project Muschi Jacket
Jacket made of scrap wool fabric purchased from a thrift store. I molded this on my dress form, so I don’t really have a pattern for it, but am considering making it into one soon.
5 January, 2009
kj-nation commented on the project Golden-Oldie
The shoulders are sort of an improvised version of queen anne’s lace, but very simplified. If you can find any patterns that resemble a circular doily, you should be all set. I was winging it, or e…
kj-nation added the project Repurposed Band T-Shirt Skirt
Remake that band T-Shirt (of any size) into a funky mini-skirt by adding some fabric and a draw string.
kj-nation added the project Golden-Oldie
Jersey shirt with crochet shoulder pieces and a cotton tie belt.
kj-nation added the project Dress with Crochet Chest Motif
Dress made of a recycled bed sheet with a crochet motif chest piece. This is my own casual yet somewhat dressy design with a shirred elastic waist.
4 January, 2009
kj-nation commented on the project Delftware Top and Skirt
That’s super. I am a huge fan of that period of clothing. Great job.
kj-nation commented on the project 50's style coat
This is excellent. Please post the pattern name if you have a chance.
3 January, 2009
kj-nation added the project Baby Quilt by Family and Friends
I made this baby quilt for a dear friend of mine by asking her family and friends to contribute a square. I used an old Star Wars sheet (used to belong the father when he was a child) for the back …
25 September, 2008
kj-nation added the project Denim Coat
Light denim coat with frayed edges, and a satin lining. Fasteners are made of square denim pieces with extra large snaps. One large golden vintage button fastens the neck. I did not have a pattern,…