17 April, 2012
mh3650 commented on the project Blue Lace dress VP
Lovely : )
mh3650 added the project Bridal Gown and Attendants
I made my bridal gown and the bridesmaids dresses for my wedding last year.
I had a couple of 1950’s patterns that I used for inspiration, but ended up drafting most of the pattern from scratch. I…
16 December, 2010
mh3650 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a Singer Sewing Machine and Dress Form!
Burdastyle gives me a sense of community, I know I am not alone in my passion for creativity and sewing.
26 September, 2010
mh3650 commented on the project Short Houndstooth Swing Coat
Hi, thanks for your kind words, I didn’t really use a pattern, just a basic jacket and then altered it significantly.
Widened the sleeves, added a back pleat (which you can’t see in the pic sorry)…
16 September, 2010
mh3650 added the project Purple Wool Pea Coat
Made this a few months ago from a Burda magazine pattern. Love the military style buttons in fashion this year.
mh3650 added the project Graduation Dress 2009
I made this dress for my God-sister (my God parents daughter) for her year 12 Graduation.
mh3650 added the project Long Red Swing Coat
Knee-length red swing coat with over-sized collar, in red wool.
mh3650 added the project Short Houndstooth Swing Coat
Made this little coat for those cool Autumn days.
10 November, 2009
mh3650 commented on the project Schiaparelli´s retro green inspiration
Gorgeous – Great job
19 October, 2009
mh3650 commented on the project Houndstooth Blazer
Hi thanks for your comments, I got the pattern from the Burda World of Fashion Magazine from November 2008.
If you were thinking of making something similar my advice is to use a pattern without t…
mh3650 commented on the project Bek's Dress
Hi everyone, thankyou for all your lovely comments – it makes me want to sew more : )
The pattern is a Vogue Designer – but I don’t remember the number – the picture on the packet is a floor length…
16 October, 2009
mh3650 added the project Houndstooth Blazer
Adapted the pattern from a Burda magazine
mh3650 added the project Short Houndstooth Coat
I made this from a Burda magazine pattern.
mh3650 added the project Too Many Ruffles Dress
I made this dress to wear to my brothers wedding, I wasn’t 100% happy with it – it was too long in the body – but the pattern is really complicated and I wasn’t really game enough to alter it too much
mh3650 added the project Bek's Dress
I made this dress for my sister to wear to our brother’s wedding. It didn’t fit quite as nicely as I had hoped as we live too far apart for me to do a proper fitting.
12 November, 2008
mh3650 commented on the project medieval unterbrustvest
Looks great! Well done
Did you use a pattern? If so which one?
11 November, 2008
mh3650 commented on the project Blue/Black Floorlength
Thanks for all your great comments and encouragement !
As for the pattern, I modified the top from a top and skirt set (Mc Calls 3681) and joined it to the skirt off a vogue (2964) dress pattern (t…
22 October, 2008
mh3650 added the project Blue/Black Floorlength
Fully lined, boned, full lenght dress