22 November, 2010
4 January, 2010
20 November, 2009
rbesner added the project Bridesmaid dresses
Made all the bridesmaid dresses for my brother’s wedding from Simplicity Patterns.
3 November, 2009
rbesner added the project Poison Ivy
Poisin Ivy costume made from a spanx and sewed leaves.
29 March, 2009
rbesner added the project Polka dot brown dress
Polka dot beach dress.
rbesner added the project Hot lips pj and house coat
Glow in the dark hot lips flannel housecoat and pajamas pants. My Mom made this for me for my birthday with my serger.
12 January, 2009
rbesner added the project Bat wing top
I used my serger to make this shirt so I had to make a few alterations to the front of the shirt.
I did notice that the sizing is off, the shirt was way to big for me. I had to adjust the bus…
4 January, 2009
rbesner added the project Wool handbag
Estelle hangbag that I made for my sister in law for xmas.
3 November, 2008
rbesner commented on the project Senator Costume
No I didn’t due the dress. I purchased it at Zellers (target in the US). I did not have enough time to make the dress. I think if you wanted to make a similar dress it would be pretty easy, it had …
1 November, 2008
rbesner added the project Winter costume
I made a white fleece dress and used safety pins for the snowflake ornaments.
27 October, 2008
rbesner added the project Kasia checkred variation
Simple Kasia. I remove the front and back panel to used the shape. I added lining because winter in Canada requires tights and they stick to the fabric.
rbesner added the project Circle dress
A dress a made from a dress I bought. I traced the dress and fitted it on my dressform.
rbesner added the project Black scarf
Jersey scarft with black curtain fringe.
11 October, 2008
rbesner added the project Senator Costume
Me and my boyfriend made this together last year. I made hime a tunic and than we cut out th arm and leg cuffs and skirt in a faux leather. Finally I sewed on multiple buttons to get an armoured lo…
rbesner added the project Spider costume
This was a last minute costume. I sewed together a black wrap and a see through spider print wrap.
16 September, 2008
25 August, 2008
rbesner commented on the project Anda shirt
Yeah, the finished product was big enough for someone much bigger than me. I was frustrated with the fit and altered it to fit my body better.
27 July, 2008
rbesner added the project Anda shirt
I used the anda pattern to make a Tunic, it looks better with a belt.
rbesner added the project Faux Kasia
I started this kasia skirt and realized I didn’t have enough fabric to due the flaps on the skirts so I just sewed the side pieces to the front and back. It turn out not to bad, the zipper isn’t th…
rbesner added the project green skirt shirt
This a shirt that looks better as a skirt. It was supposed to be a tank top that was loose but the gathers at the bust made it too puffy. It looks good as a skirt.
13 July, 2008
10 May, 2008
rbesner added the project Bathing suit cover-up- Lydia variation
Used lydia front and back pattern piece. I altered the neckline on the front to make the cover up more intersting.
2 April, 2008
rbesner added the project Talea coat variation
I used the double breasted talea coat variation how toos to make this coat. I found following both sets of instructions very confusing so i tried to figure it out on my own. I made a few mistakes t…
rbesner added the project Brown flowered lidya variation
I altered the lydia pattern to make a tank top with a very small piece of fabric.
I used the front piece and cut it at the bust, gathered at the bust and doubled the top front and back pieces….
18 March, 2008
rbesner added the project Polka dot summer shirt
Tub top with straps
rbesner added the project Black Sidonie skirt
12 March, 2008
rbesner added the project Long grey cardigan with asymetrical front wiht black buttons
Grey knit top with black buttons. Belt store bougth.
rbesner added the project Blue top with lace trim
Blue lace top, I had to add side panels to shirt, the pattern was too big in the bust but too small around the waist. I am getting very frustrated with pattern, obviously not suitable to my body ty…
rbesner added the project Grey cross over top
Grey cross over top
5 March, 2008
rbesner commented on the project Lydia shirt
I don’t think it was the stretch fabric, I had to take in the fabric in the bust area at least 4 inches but the waist only about 2 inches.
The next one I try I will use a t-shirt I have to make…