Happy New Year! May you have hours of sewing bliss in 2014
6 February, 2014
schnui commented on the project Kelsey's 21st birthday dress
Stunning Mary!!! Your daughter looks gorgeous.
5 February, 2014
schnui commented on the project Style Arc Janet Jacket
This is a beautiful jacket and you have made it beautifully.
schnui commented on the project tropical back vent dress, burda 06/2012#112
Lovely dress Mary. It would be perfect for my summer here in Australia. I love all of your new fabrics – the fabric diet is obviously on hold with you, just like me !!! Have fun sewing them all.
29 January, 2014
schnui posted a message on schnui's wall
Hi Ellen, I found this link this morning via Facebook and thought you might find this helpful.
schnui commented on the project dress inspired by kate
Beautiful and beautifully made.
schnui posted a message on Mary Athey's wall
I laughed at your new heading, ’It’s so hard to resist new fabric’. Because it is so true!!! Two weeks ago I had a big tidy up of my sewing room and fabric stash and I have a room full of fabric th…
schnui commented on the project Red "knitted" dress
This dress is really beautiful Ellen and a wonderful recreation of the picture. You really are so clever and not only does it look stylish and elegant, it looks really warm. Well done!!
schnui posted a message on schnui's wall
I am glad you found them helpful. It really works. I did this to some very slippery rayon as well and it worked. You could just put your fabric out in the snow but remember where you put it!!!
Another pretty dress!!! You have been busy. This is lovely and you have done a great job at making a dress that you have designed in your mind. Did you know that if you put chiffon and other really…
schnui commented on the project Vintage "Embroidery Sequin Velvet Drop Waist Dress"
Very pretty Kisses.
28 January, 2014
schnui commented on the project 1920's Flapper Dress
You look wonderful in your Flapper costume and I am glad you had fun wearing it.
schnui commented on the project By Hand London 'ANNA' in floral cotton voile.
Your HBL Anna dress is gorgeous and fits you perfectly. Thank-you for detailing your fit adjustments on your blog. I had similar fit issues and didn’t get them right and thanks to your details, I n…
schnui posted a message on liliv-1's wall
Hi Liliv. I have been thinking of you lately and I see that you have no sewing inspiration at the moment. I think it is quite normal and I am sure once it comes back you will be busy making your be…
schnui commented on the project Retro dress with embroidery
Great dress Ellen. You are so clever at combining different colours and fabric textures.
27 January, 2014
schnui commented on the project 1930's evening gown
Very elegant and beautiful
schnui favorited the project Jalie 2921 - Pattern hack from top to dress
25 January, 2014
schnui commented on the project Burda 02-2013-107 Boucle Jacket
Beautiful!! You have obviously spent hours making this lovely jacket and all your work has paid off as it looks gorgeous on you.
24 January, 2014
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schnui favorited the project Merchant & Mills Top 64
schnui commented on the project Merchant & Mills Top 64
I just love this top/tunic you have sewn using the Merchant and Mills pattern. The use of denim is a great idea for this pattern rather than a knit. Although winter is quite a few months away, I th…
schnui commented on the project brown T-shirt batwing sleeves
I really like this batwing tee and it looks great on you.
23 January, 2014
schnui commented on the project Short winter jacket
Hi Ellen.I have been away and I have now just caught up with all of your wonderful projects. This jacket is just gorgeous and the fabric is beautiful. I have never seen anything like it and probabl…
19 January, 2014
schnui commented on the project Black Lace Wedding Dress
This wedding dress is beautiful and you have sewn it beautifully plus fitted it to the bride so well. Well done, the bride looks beautiful.
schnui commented on the project The evolution of Anna and Elisalex
Thank-you poldapop . I have to admit that I had a few fitting issues with the top of the Elisalex dress. I bought a pattern fitting book by Nancy Zieman (I think that is who it is) and followed her…
15 January, 2014
schnui commented on the project bag for a Christmas gift
Great bag Kocotte.
schnui commented on the project Silver Sinamay Hat
Thank-you so much for your very kind comment.
13 January, 2014
schnui favorited the project Satin blouse with cuffs
schnui commented on the project Top BurdaStyle Special
Great top Ellen.
12 January, 2014
schnui favorited the project recycling of old doilies : T-shirt and bag
schnui commented on the project recycling of old doilies : T-shirt and bag
Absolutely beautiful!!! You are a brave lady to cut up those doilies. I am too attached to my Grandmother’s doilies to cut them up. Maybe if I went to a second hand shop and bought somebody else’s …