12 November, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Japan Ponte
Yes you could say some fabric made it into my case. Stayed tuned!
11 November, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Purple Bonsai
Second version McCall’s 6028
Pics taken in Japan
ronnielee added the project called Japan Ponte
I made this dress for my recent trip to Japan. My entire wardrobe was made from my beloved Ponte fabric!! I should be getting royalties for all the Ponte I have bought!
A few of these pics are …
10 November, 2012
9 November, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Blue & White Peplum
Just so happens I was just in Japan and went to the Fabric Town area in Nippori – Tokyo. Yes, I d…
ronnielee added the project called Blue & White Peplum
I do love a Peplum..
This is my version of the famous peplum. As usual I decided at the eleventh hour to include a collar.
I did a quick rummage through my limitless scrap pile and decided a bit…
28 October, 2012
ronnielee ’s status has been updated to:
Arriving in Tokyo and can't wait to hit Nippori for fabric!
6 October, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Marilyn swimsuit.
Wowza! This is fabulous, one sexy swimsuit!
5 October, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Check Mate Ponti
I’ve been hoarding this check vintage fabric for sometime, just waiting for the right style to use and McCall’s 6028 was the standout!
I only had a small amount of fabric so I had to use wisely a…
1 October, 2012
28 September, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Glitter AGo-Go!
Looking forward to seeing your gold number.
ronnielee commented on the project Party Like It Is 1962!
Groovy back at ya!
27 September, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Glitter AGo-Go!
Since I made a dress for my Sis, I couldn’t go to her party without a new dress, could I,Hell No!!!
I’m loving all the sequence around at the moment and just couldn’t help myself to some of that a…
ronnielee added the project called Party Like It Is 1962!
I made this dress for my Sisters birthday party, (won’t mention how old she is) but It’s a big number!
Theme of party was 60’s. We’ve always been into the 60’s, being a mod from way back..
10 September, 2012
9 September, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Glomesh Is Glo Go!
I made this dress for a themed birthday party. Glomesh/Bond 007
For all o/s members, Glomesh was a company that created beautiful sparkly purses/bags in the late 50’s. Very collectible, I am a …
27 August, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Orange & Black Skirt
No. I did cut it a bit shorter though!
26 August, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Sewing for TWO
I had wondered why you had been quiet – great news a little bouncing bobbin in the making!
25 August, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Not quite a Jumpsuit
I made this two piece pant/top outfit from a 1960 jumpsuit pattern. After near completion of jumpsuit I tried on and realised there was NO WAY I could sit down, let alone bend over!! Another lesson…
24 August, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project First Real Dress
Go you indeed! Great job for your first dress..
16 August, 2012
14 August, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Cup day 1950's style
Love the dress and the colour is brill. Hope you won on the races?
ronnielee added the project called Orange & Black Skirt
I used Burda Mini Skirt 08/2012 #135
I initially didn’t make the pockets since I didn’t have that much fabric leftover, but, after a bit of hunting and gathering in my scrap pile I came up with th…
2 August, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Mother of the Bride Outfit
I haven’t made that many dresses for friends, let alone a whole outfit, not in any hurry to make any in the near future..
I was a tad bit nervous about making a mother of the bride outfit (phew! …
19 July, 2012
ronnielee commented on the project Vintage Vogue 8812
Since seeing your dress I will pull that muslin out and finish what I had started a few months ba…
16 July, 2012
9 July, 2012
ronnielee added the project called Gold Lame' Top
Yes you guess it, more fabric find.
I just traced around a batwing style top to replicate. I have made a similar version previously.
ronnielee added the project called Black Cig Pants & Wrap Top
Self-drafted pants. Quite hard to see any detail because of all the black.
Top made from Vintage Vogue 9278
Pattern can be worn front or back, I tried it with crossover at back but looked far bet…
ronnielee added the project called 70's Colour Blocking Stylee!
This is from a 70’s pattern, style is very much today! Very simple style and construction, easy peasy does it!
Some of the photos are a bit grainy, self-timer shots :(
I will lash out one of the…
ronnielee favorited the project Sheer lace in black Charleston style sexy dress maybe for Tango night?