14 February, 2013
rubyslippers86 added the project Banksia t-shirt and polka dot Iris shorts
Modified Banksia Blouse pattern for a stretch knit and added a ribbed neckband. Shorts are Colette pattern Iris, made up in sz 4 no alteration other than to omit front pockets. Blogged *here*www.se…
29 December, 2011
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Summer Dreaming In White.
I think you have paired fabric and pattern together perfectly, I just bought this fabric myself, such a gorgeous print isn’t it? I think these japanese double gauzes are a dream to work with too :-)
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Painterly
such a pretty print. I love your idea of sewing ribbon on collar :-)
rubyslippers86 commented on the project fly away forties
really cute, and I love your shoes :-)
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5 January, 2011
rubyslippers86 favorited the project My Alice+Olivia dress
rubyslippers86 added the project Pucci Shift Dress
Simple shift dress made with Pucci swirl print silk-satin. I used the burda style magazine wedding dress pattern and omitted sleeves and made a few other changes which you can read more about on my…
3 January, 2011
26 December, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 25 Win Japanese Pattern Books from Tessuti!
Coffee Date Dress, great basic pattern that is easily altered to make a new pattern!
5 December, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 5 - Win a Jen Darling Garment Bag!
I really like Instyle because of how they lay out the wardrobe ideas, I always find new ways to combine colors and prints from there. I also love vogue living, not much fashion/sewing inspiration t…
30 November, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Check Alexander Blouse
Thanks for your help, I might take out one of the pleats and see if that helps :-)
rubyslippers86 added the project Check Alexander Blouse
burdastyles Alexander Blouse pattern, still not 100% happy with the finished result, blouse is gaping in 2 spots thinking of maybe adding a hook and eye to these spots to hold it together? any sugg…
16 November, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Say Hello to My New Retro Set!
colour is gorgeous, beautifully made and it looks great on you :-)
8 November, 2010
rubyslippers86 added the project Quick Peplum Skirt
skirt with peplum, pattern drafted by me made up using fabric I had in my stash.
It’s a little hard to see peplum due to print of fabric, It didn’t show up very will in photo.
24 October, 2010
rubyslippers86 added the project black eyelet maxidress
burdastyles maxidress #117 using black eyelet seersucker from tessuti’s with grosgrain ribbon straps
7 October, 2010
4 October, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Colette Patterns Chantilly
I adore this pattern and your version is gorgeous :-)
rubyslippers86 commented on the project PRETTY IN PINK AUTUMN DRESS
Just beautiful! You’ve done a great job :-)
17 September, 2010
rubyslippers86 added the project A Mini Bow Tie dress
Little girls dress with neck ruffle
8 September, 2010
rubyslippers86 added the project 1970's Romantic Blouse
made with a vintage pattern, it’s a smock style blouse with yoke detail and embroidery
more details and pics over at my blog www.rubyslippersvintage.blogspot.com
6 September, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Jupe Clarisse
I really love the big bow, the embroidered detail on fabric is great too!
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Twists and pencils (Jenny skirt)
I have been eyeing that cynthia rowley pattern off for a while so it’s nice to see it made up. Goes brilliantly with the jenny skirt :-)
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Bamboo Purse
rubyslippers86 added the project The Red Bow Tie Dress
I used a Rachel Comey for Vogue pattern. More photos and details at my blog www.rubyslippersvintage.blogspot.com
5 September, 2010
rubyslippers86 commented on the project Holly Golightly Dress
This i one of my favourite movie dresses ever! I bet this is one you will wear again and again! great job :-)