15 January, 2015
purplegoat commented on the article Get Inspired To Get Active With Fashionable And Flattering Workout Wear!
Great article the yoga set has been on my list to sew for a while
5 January, 2015
purplegoat commented on the article 3 Benefits of taking Monday's Live Web Seminar ( in GIFS)
I’m in Australia and won’t be able to dial in for the live event – will the recorded seminar be able to be a downloadable file – or is it a link through to an online uploaded file only?
8 October, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Vote for the Most Stylish Male Celebrity and Start Demystifying Menswear
Kanye would like to think he is the worlds most stylish man (ahem, cough). George is classic cool.
23 September, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Top 10 Trouser Patterns + Tips for Sewing Your Own Jeans
I LOVE the safari pants :) Thats the brilliance of Burda – something for everyone.
17 September, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Jungle Book: 10 Patterns for Fall Adventures
Have to say I am not a fan of the fabric choice in this story at all. But seriously love the panelled dress and cowl neck dress (although I’d make the skirt more a-lined).
10 September, 2014
purplegoat favorited the project Piper Misses 1
purplegoat favorited the project Alder Shirtdress
purplegoat favorited the project Vintage Simplicity 6371
purplegoat favorited the project Track Pants - Burda 9638
29 August, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Necessary Neutrals: 10 Fall Essentials
The sleeveless blouse, tapered trousers and duffle coat are lovely. I think the jacket looks like you made a mistake when cutting it then just decided to bunch up one side to make it fit!!
20 August, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Brother Giveaway
Oohh good tip!
purplegoat commented on the article Brother Giveaway
The best advice I can give for a flawless stretch garnet is to always sew swimming costume elastic (the plastic transparent variety) into the seam using a stretch stitch on your machine. This guara…
13 August, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Comment to Win and Make Your Own Bias Tape!
I have been eyeing off this baby for about 2 years. Its still on my to buy list. I love using bias tape to finish seams inside tailored pieces like jackets. Gives a very impressive and professional…
purplegoat commented on the article Steal Her Style! Fashion Inspiration at the Teen Choice Awards 2014
Much prefer the Burda adaptations than the originals.
5 August, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Disco Ball: 12 Glittering Patterns
I have been waiting for the perfect wool cape pattern – and here it is!
25 July, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Midnight Circus: 12 Patterns for Evening
The clown is kind of creepy!
19 July, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Sandstorm: 9 Safari Chic Designs
There are a couple of great patterns that make my to sew list from this issue… here is my review of it. http://veryvintagevixen.wordpress.com/2013/07/28/burda-style-july-2010/
purplegoat commented on the article How to Wear Harem Pants
I LOVE a good harem pant! And Burda has quite a few great options to choose from – am currently making the cross over pants.
15 July, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Azure Coast: 9 Summer Sewing Patterns
Some great patterns in here (except for the faux rectangle “patterns”). Really love those pants and the sparkle jacket.
11 July, 2014
purplegoat commented on the project Burda Wrap Shorts 06/2014 #124
Love these shorts. They look great.
purplegoat commented on the article First Blush: 7 Soft Patterns
I reviewed this back issue a little while back. Only one thing made my must sew list from this story – the pretty blouse. You can see my review here: http://veryvintagevixen.wordpress.com/2013/07/2…
10 July, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Trend Spotting: Paris Couture Fashion Week
For those of you old enough to remember Demi Moore at the Oscars in 1989 (if you’re not google it!) you will know that bike pants under a skirt are a NO. I don’t care if Chanel is doing it – its a …
6 July, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Buttoned Up: 8 Essential Patterns
There are actually some great patterns in this back issue – worth getting hold of – here is my review of it. http://veryvintagevixen.wordpress.com/2013/07/28/burda-style-july-2010/
23 June, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Lasting Trends
HA HA – agreed. And never wear a crop top with leg gins AND ugg boots!
20 June, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article The Tourist: 13 Comfy-Cute Designs
Love all of these – will have to try and get my hands on this back issue!
19 June, 2014
purplegoat commented on the project Summer Dress „Charlene“
Love this dress and your matching accessories – so bright and happy and fun!
purplegoat commented on the project A Dream Came True: my First Jumpsuit!
It’s lucky us women can change our minds! This looks fantastic, gorgeous on you and well sewn. Bravo!
17 June, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Beautiful Wild: 7 New Patterns
Have to say only the wrap mini skirt will make my list from this collection. But great photoshoot!
purplegoat commented on the article Sew Your Own Team Shirt for the World Cup!
Cute idea Burda!
11 June, 2014
purplegoat commented on the article Trend Spotting: Romantic Lace
Becky’s black lace dress is to die for – what a beautiful dress.