4 September, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the article Do Your Clothes Fit You?
Definitely going to try the pant sloper! Pant shopping is absolute hell for my 36" inseam legs and 26" waist as retail stores generally don’t carry Tall below size 6. It’ll be nice to have a proper…
21 June, 2011
13 June, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the project Symbiosis Dress
Are you at Ryerson? I modeled for one of the design students and have been set on applying since seeing the drafting room <3
9 June, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the article Would You Rock It: Feather Extensions
I like them Nina Ricci style- long ostrich pieces in the same tone as your hair- subtle, not funky.
1 June, 2011
Nicole Nolan favorited the project Lattice Work Dress
Nicole Nolan favorited the project Low Back Party Dress
Nicole Nolan commented on the forum topic Beware of...sewing injuries! :D
Most of my injuries have involved pinning. Smoothing out fabric and forgetting there were pins, facing my hand direction, using too much pressure to push a hand sewing needle through thick fabric a…
Nicole Nolan favorited the project Flutter Sleeve Maroon
31 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan favorited the project Steampunk collar
Nicole Nolan favorited the project Working 9 to 5 ...
30 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan added elegant-impressions as a friend
Nicole Nolan favorited the project P is for Peplum
29 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the project 5/2011 Three-quarter sleeve Jacket
Made this with an embroidered linen, and lined in silk. Such a great pattern!
26 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the article 1 Pattern, 3 Looks: Wide Leg Trousers
I hope to make these in a sand washed silk (or something that looks similar) after one of Evan Rachel Wood’s outfits in Mildred Pierce. http://www.hitfix.com/galleries/new-images-from-hbos-mildred-…
Nicole Nolan commented on the forum topic Plus size girls like to sew!!!
The Burda magazine has some really great plus sized patterns too! I’ve been making a lot of them for friends to help me understand the different fit of curvier clothes. There are a few I adore enou…
25 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the article How Realistic Are Runway Trends?
I adore all of the trends! With runway, you have to take what you like, and style it a little more mildly. Just a little. The underwear as outerwear is perfect for summer with the little cropped br…
9 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the article Sweet + Vicious: New Retro Patterns
Just picked up this issue the other day- already made the A-Line for Mother’s Day, and making the shirtdress and the 3/4 length sleeved dress tomorrow!
My one caution is that the A-Line dress is …
6 May, 2011
Nicole Nolan commented on the article Do You Have a "Look"?
I find that trying to define my look to any one style just limits me. I have many looks and pick different images to try on each day. Sometimes I will pile my hair into a much too high pony, slip i…
11 January, 2011
Nicole Nolan favorited the pattern Elsa #1 (pattern size 36)
Nicole Nolan commented on the project leg of mutton knit top
Beautiful results, but the directions are terrible. The few that are present are barely descriptive and do not actually outline steps. I’m basing my construction on other Burda member’s photos of i…
Nicole Nolan favorited the project leg of mutton knit top