14 June, 2012
mandamagpie commented on the project Cosplay costume Meirin
thank you very much, i do have some better pictures of it but this was my favourite!
took me ages to get my head around the shapes of the apron, the back is kind of complicated.
9 May, 2012
mandamagpie favorited the project the chinese princess
mandamagpie favorited the project retro Chinese shirt for men
mandamagpie added the project cosplay costume undertaker
Another anime cosplay costume, this time Undertakers’ coat.
He appears in both series
once again reference pictures and anime to make the pattern
mandamagpie added the project cosplay costume Alois
Alois Trancy coat and waistcoat from the anime Kuroshitsuji series 2
the satin side of the fabric is too shiny to use so we decided to use the matte side and the effect is lovely for the coat.
mandamagpie added the project Cosplay costume Meirin
A character called Meirin from the anime Kuroshitsuji who is a maid in the Phantomhive household.
I had to make a pattern after many reference pictures and watching the anime many times.
11 April, 2012
mandamagpie favorited the project 5/2011 Bustier top
mandamagpie favorited the project Corset Garter Belt for the Ooh La La Pin-Up Sew-Along
mandamagpie favorited the project Green with Rose lace
5 October, 2011
mandamagpie commented on the technique How to sew a perfect baby hem
that looks just like the canvas they sell for doing tapestry… must try it with that.
26 May, 2011
mandamagpie commented on the project Cravat for Emrys
are you still able to send a pattern?
I’d really appreciate a copy, having a hard time getting my head around how to make one!
i’m email@example.com if you can
2 April, 2011
28 March, 2011
mandamagpie commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine
i’d make my niece a load of summer dresses, kids grow so fast all her others are far too small!
With the amazing range of fabric about there might even be enough left over for an apron for me.
25 January, 2011
mandamagpie commented on the project Fabric Covered Shoes: Make Your Own
this is an awesome idea!
very interesting and i’m sure most people have a spare pair of shoes to ry this out with!
30 December, 2010
mandamagpie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 29 Win Rowan Thread Collections by Kaffe Fassett!
i’d like to see some quilting projects or some traditional clothing like hanbok or kimono as something really different
mandamagpie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 Win a Janome Magnolia 7034D Serger!
i usually am restricted to Ebay but when i buy books i get them all on Amazon.
For the majority of my sewing needs i have to buy online because there are no shops close enough that has the range o…
15 December, 2010
mandamagpie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a Singer Sewing Machine and Dress Form!
burda style always has classic clothes as well as more transient fashion, there is usually a size to fit most people and get professional good looking results that are tailormade with a little eff…