17 May, 2011
purplemage commented on the article Comment to Win "Building Patterns: The Architecture of Women's Clothing!"
would love to draft clothes that actually fit. but i think i missed the deadline. :-(
purplemage favorited the pattern Bustier Dress with Draped Detail 5/2011
9 March, 2011
purplemage favorited the pattern Short Coat 02/2011
purplemage favorited the pattern Shirt Dress with Front Pockets 02/2011
purplemage favorited the pattern Dress with Elastic Waistband 02/2011
purplemage favorited the pattern Leather Dress 02/2011
purplemage favorited the pattern Fatina
purplemage commented on the project 02/2011 Tank dress with gathered skirt
The pattern is sized for Womens’ Petite sizes – 17 is 34 Petite, 18 is 36 Petite, etc. Hope that helps.
25 September, 2010
purplemage commented on the article Backstage with G-Star Raw and Comment to Win!
fave denim item ever – Levis 501 button-fly jeans. Current fave – the jeans that are realllllly worn in well, soft, almost threadbare, comfy. No style to speak of, but you asked about fave, not pre…
purplemage commented on the article From Fashion Week: Cynthia Rowley's Punch Bowl
Nice article – like this designer, love the dots, circles, whatever you want to call them this year.
Fun to see wearable and cute clothes.
27 July, 2010
purplemage commented on the project Summer of Love Blouse
I really like this a lot – polka dots rule, and the blouse looks great.
OK, just looked at the old version – you all have REALLY made some awesome improvements to this blouse. Great job on that – …
13 July, 2010
purplemage commented on the project Jenny-inspired chiffon dress
You did a fantastic job of drafting and sewing this dress. Love the fabric too – I can see how it just called out to you. I am very impressed with the draping of the neckline – beautiful. Same issu…
6 July, 2010
purplemage commented on the article Shop at Bellaga!
Inspiring, not so much for the shopping, but for the designs and creativity. Very interesting – thanks for the link.
purplemage commented on the article Crafting Apps
Thanks for the heads up re the knitting app. And I’m going to check out the others. I like my iPhone for the larger numbers and ease of texting – I have three teenagers. But I so underuse the fun s…
22 June, 2010
purplemage commented on the article BurdaStyle Magazine Patterns Are Now Available on BurdaStyle.com!
Um, yeah, where are the plus size patterns? I was excited about them, but they have yet to appear. And I have to second the poster who requested clustering similar patterns (variations of one patte…
25 May, 2010
purplemage commented on the project Heidi in Roses
I love how you adjusted the pattern – you and the dress look fabulous.
13 May, 2010
purplemage commented on the project Marie Spring Dress
purplemage commented on the project Linda Skirt in Gingham
ReneeBeth – you are brilliant. Will try that tip. Regarding the skirt – it’s great. The entire outfit is fantastic, and it is inspiring, especially since we had all of that teaser warm weather in A…
28 April, 2010
purplemage commented on the project Kathrine Dress Restyled
This looks fab – I like the less full cut of this version. I might actually make this one. I think the basic pattern is flattering, but the alterations to take in the side seams makes it even more …
16 April, 2010
purplemage favorited the pattern Cabezas Belt
purplemage commented on the project Sean Skirt
I love the idea of this skirt. I’m too old to wear this particular outfit – sadly. It’s really cute. But I love silk, and I also think it is cool that the inspiration for the tiers was dinosaur sca…
purplemage favorited the project Sean Skirt