3 October, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Puzzle Piece Dress
I’m so incredibly happy with this dress. What do you think?
The crazy orange, hounds tooth-like, stretch fabric was rescued from an old strapless dress that I wore only a handful of times before…
9 March, 2012
2 March, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Velvet Love Leaf V1236
Made with Vogue 1236 and lovely Liberty from their past Autumn collection called Velvet Love Leaf.
Such a simple and easy to wear dress. I love it!
The only changes made, was to slightly resh…
18 February, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Black Mission Maxi
This dress came together so quickly and I really enjoyed making it
It hugs in all the right places and has enough ease in others for comfort and walking.
I cut a mix of sizes – 6 bust, 10 wai…
13 February, 2012
littlebettydesigns favorited the pattern Three Quarter Sleeve Lace Dress 07/2011
littlebettydesigns commented on the project Burda Magazine 7/2011 three quarter sleeve dress
Looks great. Love the fabric choice
littlebettydesigns added the project called Rooibos with Liberty trim
Let me introduce you to my first Rooibos dress by Colette patterns. I’m so very happy with this dress, I’m sure it won’t be the last.
I love the finish, the style, the fabric, the Liberty piping…
1 February, 2012
littlebettydesigns commented on the project Red dress in cotton
Yes, I used a roll hem on my serger. It’s too quick and neat not too! :)
31 January, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Red dress in cotton
The fabric is a lovely, light, gauzy cotton purchased from The Fabric Store. The pattern including the flounce, was drafted by me, which makes this dress even more satisfying.
The elastic waist …
25 January, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Vintage Simplicity 6446
Made with a Japanese lawn from Spotlight. I purchased 2.5 meters to make this dress, as the collar tie is cut on the bias, and I used almost all of it, mostly because my crappy mistakes meant I had…
littlebettydesigns added the project called Gingham Picnic Dress
Just a simple dress. Mostly for wearing around the house, but I think it’s cute.
The bodice was modified from Burda dress with gathered rectangle skirt and cap sleeves from 02/2011, which I’ve m…
6 January, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Ra Ra Skirt in black
Based on Burda 06/2010 ruffle skirt #121, made with cotton fabric from Tessuti.
To make my variation of this pattern, I used only two flounces and changed them to 3/4 circles, rather than the Bu…
3 January, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called The Wrap-and-Go Skirt
Butterick 4617 c1970 – “One one main pattern piece. No zipper, no darts, no buttons, not snaps. Just slip it on, wrap and tie, and you’re all set to go!”
No lies here, this skirt was super quick…
2 January, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project called Ruffle Tank In Liberty
Based on the tiny pocket tank pattern by Grainline.
Made with Liberty.
I trimmed the bottom and drafted a flounce.
Three little white buttons complete the look.
Perfect for summer.
28 December, 2011
littlebettydesigns added the project called Summer Dreaming In White.
This white dress is based on Burda dress #118 from 06/2010, though I have modified it heavily. I took the princess seam bodice from this pattern, added a waistband, then attached a skirt with pocke…
27 December, 2011
littlebettydesigns favorited the pattern Sleeveless Blouse 09/2011
littlebettydesigns favorited the pattern Leopard Satin Blouse 11/2011
21 December, 2011
littlebettydesigns added the project called Collette Meringue in denim
I love this pattern.
I faced the waistband and hem in paisley quilting cotton from my stash. I used a side lapped zipper, rather than invisible one, as the fabric is a quite heavy.
I love t…
littlebettydesigns favorited the pattern Tiered Mini Dress 5/2010
littlebettydesigns favorited the project Tailor's ham and seam roll: free pattern
20 November, 2011
littlebettydesigns added the project called Cigarette style, slim pants
Super slim, cigarette style cropped pants. Made from thick stretch cotton drill. I added belt loops and inserted a side lapped zipper, as I was a little worried about how an invisible zipper would …