3 October, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project 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…
27 April, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project Darling Ranges Dress V2. Liberty Mitsi.
I love this pattern and I love this fabric.
I made just a couple more minor modifications from my first Darling Ranges dress. I slimmed the sleeves down a little and raised the waist seam about…
24 April, 2012
littlebettydesigns favorited the project You are a STAR...
littlebettydesigns commented on the project You are a STAR...
Those trousers are just awesome – you must be so happy
littlebettydesigns commented on the project Wiksten tulip skirt in blue
I love this – I’ve been sitting on this pattern for years but never made it. I think you’ve just changed my mind
littlebettydesigns favorited the project Sleeveless Liberty Blouse
littlebettydesigns added the project Darling Ranges in Liberty Lantana
A wonderful dress. I love the style soooooo much!
Made with Liberty Lantana – wool/cotton blend. Perfect for winter. More info on my < http://littlebettydesigns.blogspot.com.au/2012/04/darling-r…
22 March, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project Style 2130 c 1978
Style 2130 (c.1978) is an eight gored, flared skirt with waistband. I made mine with navy ponte, so omitted the zipper and ran some elastic in the waistband instead.
I love this skirt. The fabri…
20 March, 2012
15 March, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project Violet and Fushia Blouse
Easy to make and easy to wear.
Made with a cotton sateen from Spotlight that has been maturing in my stash for well over a year. I used self covered buttons that I picked up from the Op Shop for…
9 March, 2012
2 March, 2012
littlebettydesigns added the project 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 05/2010
littlebettydesigns favorited the project Tailor's ham and seam roll: free pattern
20 November, 2011
littlebettydesigns added the project 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 …