23 June, 2009
lizabel commented on the article Knock-Offs Knocked Out!
I work in a niche of the apparel industry and I do not see how this law could even be enforced. You go to a trade show and a lot of times everything looks the same with a different logo on it. How …
5 December, 2008
lizabel commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win an Etsy Gift Basket!
I’m feeling lucky…
28 March, 2008
lizabel posted a message on staticstasy's wall
You asked about the skirt for my fiesta dress-it was pretty much a full circle. I think what makes it neat is the effect the vertical stripes create. It was from the dress pattern Butterick B4919.
26 March, 2008
lizabel added the project Duffel Bag
This was a gift for my hubby. I duplicated his beloved old sports bag. It has square ends with piping, a zipper at the top, and handles of nylon webbing. I added a lining with a pocket, but unfortu…
lizabel added the project Fiesta Dress
I made this last spring and wore it to my bridal shower and a few other events. It is a retro style pattern. It has a full skirt with ties that criss cross in the front and tie in the back. The bac…
lizabel added the project Plaid Ape Jacket
Bias cut jacket with raglan sleeves, patch pockets, peter pan collar, button front and box pleat in back. I don’t especially like the way this turned out. It could be my choice of fabrics or it cou…
Unlined suit jacket and matching skirt I made in an introductory college sewing class. Jacket has lapel with one button, piped welt pockets, and back belt. Skirt has side lapped zipper, front piped…
12 March, 2008
Yay! I’ve been looking for a modern shirt pattern for my hubby.
11 March, 2008
lizabel commented on the project glamour cardigan or lazy girl's jacket...
I love the shape of the sleeves. It’s beautiful!
27 February, 2008
lizabel commented on the project less gorgeous? simple Azalea
I like the stitching detail. Very cute dress-it looks good on you!
lizabel added the project sheepy dress
I made this sheep outfit for a lamb lead contest.
26 February, 2008
lizabel added the project restyled western skirt
I got tired of this thrift store broomstick skirt so I decided to combine it with an old pair of jeans to make something new and unique.
lizabel added the project crazy skirt
I made this skirt years ago from some crazy fabric someone didn’t want anymore and a pattern from 1986. It is a straight skirt with diagonal flounce at the bottom. It has a side zipper, waistband, …
23 February, 2008
lizabel commented on the project x-factor dress
Thank you so much for the nice comments! I could try to make a how-to for it, are you interested in the bodice, the skirt, or both?
lizabel commented on the project wool sheath
The picture was a bit dark, although I tried to lighten it. However, I decided it is more of a grey-blue so I called it stone blue. The pattern is from 1974-its Simplicity 6559. You probably won’t …
22 February, 2008
lizabel added the project wool sheath
This fully lined sleeveless dress lands just above the knee. It has a raised waistline and I adopted a square neckline. Couture sewing techniques were used, including a hand picked zipper.