24 April, 2015
nyphertiti commented on the article LauraStar Giveaway
Adding a contrasting bias tape to unfinished seams gives a garment a professional look and adds a little pizazz. (Tamara M, SK, Canada)
28 April, 2013
nyphertiti commented on the article Tropical Feeling: 6 New Girl's Sewing Patterns
LOVE the melon dress! So cute~
9 January, 2013
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win "BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern"
I love the 70’s but I’m very drawn to the 20’s as well. I love the freedom of both era’s. The 70’s had a great hippie vibe and the 20’s had such forgiving but beautiful silhouettes~
6 December, 2012
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win "100 Pretty Little Projects: Pincushions, Potholders, Purses, Pillows & More"
I have so many ‘little’ projects on my to do list. First up are oven mitts and cushions ~
3 July, 2012
nyphertiti added the project Bike Bag DIY
Never worry about losing your keys, phone, or cash, the next time your crusing around on your bike. This handy little tote will hold it all, letting you enjoy the scenery~
18 June, 2012
15 June, 2012
nyphertiti added the project Easy Summertime Bag
Learn how to make your own one-of-a-kind purse handles to attach to your new summertime bag you can make from a beautiful scarf.
12 January, 2012
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win "Sew Up a Home Makeover!"
I would really love to make over my living room. I’d like it to feel more traditional and sophisticated but still lived in~
30 December, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 30 - Win a Prize Pack from Westcott!
What an awesome giveaway! It would be amazing to have the right cuting tool at my fingertips all the time~
20 December, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Winter Romance: Stylish Staples to Keep You Warm
So beautiful, love them all. I wish there was a better view of the first blouse though~
nyphertiti commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 19 - Win $100 Gift Certificate from BritexFabrics.com!
I seem to make a lot of dresses. I guess it’s nice to have an entire outfit finished all in one go~
27 October, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win a Gift Certificate from Britex Fabrics
HIgh end printed knits would be great to see!
15 July, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article The Romantics: 9 New Women's Sewing Patterns
Wow, they’re all sooooo pretty. But those satin wide leg trousers are to-die-for. Definitely going on my ‘to do’ list~
9 July, 2011
nyphertiti added the project Dress Shirt Transformed
Transform any dress shirt into a great summer halter top.
Check out my blog for the full tutorial: http://etcetorize.blogspot.com/2011/07/dress-shirt-to-summer-halter.html and other fun sewing …
7 July, 2011
nyphertiti added the project Easy Summer Skirt
I thought the embroidered border print on this fabric was so pretty so, I just bought enough to go around my body plus extra, cut out a rectangle with the bottom on the border, slimmed the rectang…
5 June, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the project Super Simple Summer Sack
I didn’t use a pattern. If you click on the instructions tab at the top of page you’ll see how to make it.
4 June, 2011
nyphertiti added the project Super Simple Summer Sack
OK, once you’ve mastered that tongue twister you’re ready to make one! This is one of the simplest designs but so cute, with lots of room for all of your beach stuff or little things you pick up a…
23 May, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Win a Copy of Erin Gilday's Stripped Down Patchwork!
I have a hard time throwing away my leftover odds and ends so this would be a great way to use them all up. I think I’d like to try to make a band at the bottom of a full skirt. Could be pretty~
nyphertiti commented on the project Easiest DIY Caftan Top
Thanks, I’ll look into it~
17 May, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win from Arrow & Kangaroo Sewing Cabinets
I’m very lucky to have a sewing room with a desk big enough for my sewing machine and my serger. That’s such a cute bag though~
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win "Building Patterns: The Architecture of Women's Clothing!"
If I could draft a dress or pants that fit me perfectly, I’d be pretty happy~
6 May, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the project Just some pants
Love these pants! They fit perfectly and I love that you cropped them, super trendy.
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win "Miss Scarlet's School of Patternless Sewing!"
My story would be set in ancient egypt or England’s 1600’s. Something around the secret lives of the wardrober or sewers to the royal family. With lots of excitement, drama, mystery, and of cours…
2 May, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the project Easiest DIY Caftan Top
Thanks! That’s awesome, it’s exactly what I wanted to hear~
nyphertiti commented on the project Chocolate jersey dress
wow, very nice. Looks very elegant.
nyphertiti commented on the project Lovely Danielle Dress
Wow! That’s amazing for your first project. Great job~
1 May, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Tips for Sewing Lingerie + Win a Copy of Sweet Nothings!
I like something silky soft for a nightie and plain old cotton for pajama pants.
nyphertiti commented on the project Sweet Nothings Trixie Romper
Ooooh, I’ve wanted this book for so long! It’ll be nice to give it a trial run with this pattern. Can’t wait to try it~
nyphertiti added the project Easiest DIY Caftan Top
Caftans have sort of gotten a bad rap since the 70’s. But I still love them, and I think they can be sexy, saucy, and stylish all at once if you go about it in the right way.
I’m going to show …
26 April, 2011
nyphertiti commented on the article Comment to Win Sewing Patterns from Amy Butler!
Ooooh! I love Amy Butler fabric and patterns. My top choices would be the Reversible Sandlewood Jacket and the Lotus Tunic and Cami. I think both would be very versatile depending on the fabric y…