28 August, 2015
lisamarie commented on the pattern Twisted Maxi-Dress 02/2013
I made this out of a lightweight rayon jersey. Maybe my fabric didn’t have enough structure to it because the end result was a droopy mess. The twist ended up down near my belly button and there …
lisamarie favorited the pattern Childrens Sergeant Pepper Jacket 08/2010
10 June, 2015
lisamarie favorited the project Split Sleeve Top
lisamarie favorited the project Smily evening dress
lisamarie favorited the pattern Draped Shirt 02/2013
lisamarie favorited the pattern Jersey Dress 02/2013
lisamarie favorited the project Dress With Knot Front 03/2012
lisamarie favorited the pattern Twisted Maxi-Dress 02/2013
2 May, 2015
lisamarie favorited the project Striped lady skater dress!
lisamarie favorited the project KEREMI Skirt
lisamarie commented on the project Ultimate Member Model Challenge - Piped Seam Liberty Dress
I really like your fabric choice and the piping looks great!
2 September, 2014
3 December, 2013
lisamarie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Husqvarna Viking 6D Premier Embroidery Software
An embroidery machine to go with this software is on my list. I hope Santa is reading this.
28 March, 2013
lisamarie commented on the article The Halterneck Dress: How would you wear it!
I’d wear this dress with the hat and the sandals.
7 December, 2012
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win "Craft Challenge: Dozens of Ways to Repurpose Scarves"
I would try to make a little stuffed piggy out of a silky scarf
24 May, 2012
18 January, 2012
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win "Fabric-by-Fabric One Yard Wonders!"
I’m in the process of making little bath robes for my twin daughters . For the two of them I’ll be using four yards of fuzzy fleece fabric. When I made my husband’s robe, it took seven full sized…
19 November, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win ANOTHER "My Double Deluxe" Dress Form from Dritz!
The first sewing project that I remember was doll clothes when I was in 5th grade. The first article of clothing that I made for myself was in 7th grade.
4 September, 2011
1 September, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Invisible Details of a Couture Garment: The Waist Stay
Could a somewhat stiff length of elastic be used instead of the grosgrain ribbon so it’s not quite so restricting?
28 August, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win a Kanzashi Flower Maker from Clover!
Hydrangeas are my favorite. I would love to use the flower maker to make a large cluster of blossoms and form them into the shape of a hydrangea
16 June, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win "Growing Up Sew Liberated!"
When my siblings and I were growing up, my mother handcrafted a whole bag full of muppet style puppets. We spent hours making up stories and acting them out. I think the puppets are long gone by …
12 May, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win "Building Patterns: The Architecture of Women's Clothing!"
i would make a jeans pattern for me!
2 May, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Meet Artist Susan Wasinger + Win a Copy of Her New Book, Sewn by Hand!
Hand stitching takes sewing right back to it’s roots. As an “old-fashioned” girl, that is very appealing. Also, I feel that hand stitching offers greater control over where my stitches end up.
29 April, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Tips for Sewing Lingerie + Win a Copy of Sweet Nothings!
My favorite is stretchy cotton lycra.
28 April, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win Sewing Patterns from Amy Butler!
My favorites are the Lotus Tunic & Cami and the Mini Dress. I love the neckline of the Lotus tops and I think my daughters would look adorable in the mini dresses.
16 March, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Mother of Pearl Buttons: A Uniquely American Triumph
Ever since I can remember, my mother has kept her jewelry inside a large sea shell with the most beautiful mother-of-pearl color swirls inside. To me it was always more beautiful than the jewelry …
23 February, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win a Copy of Wendy Mullin's New Book, "Built by Wendy Coats and Jackets"!
I just read the Angry Chicken blog and saw the amazing coat she made from this book. I’d make my coat out of red wool. I’d take inspiration from my son’s soon-to-be marine uniform. I like the ma…
lisamarie commented on the article Making Button Rings + Comment to Win a Copy of "Button Ware"!
A friend made a bracelet for me using 2" wide elastic and a handful of buttons that she sewed to the elastic, covering it completely. I love it. This ring is the perfect accompaniment for it.
17 February, 2011
lisamarie commented on the article Comment to Win with Yvette Stanton!
I want to embroider one of my youngest son’s bits of artwork from when he was in 2nd grade. He is getting ready to enlist in the Marine’s this summer and I just want to have something permanent to…