24 March, 2014
swinge1984 added the project purple dots Lady Skater dress
So after some time (like 2 years) I decided to try making a knit dress again. And thankfully, it worked out very well! This is KitschyCoo’s Lady Skater Dress pattern, a great, easy and flattering d…
2 March, 2014
swinge1984 commented on the project Red Simplicity 2444
Tanks :) The pics without the cardigan are with a petticoat underneath, the one with the cardigan is without.
22 February, 2014
swinge1984 added the project Red Simplicity 2444
The sewing communtiy love for this pattern is well-documented on the internet :) I got the pattern for my birthday, from my parents-in-law and it made it to the front of my sewing queue very quickl…
13 July, 2013
swinge1984 commented on the project .full gathered skirt
Oh no, I hate it when that happens! Can you alter it or make something else of it?
12 July, 2013
swinge1984 added the project .full gathered skirt
An easy full gathered skirt, made out of 3 panels of 60 cm, with in-seam pockets and a slightly less gathered lining.
You can read more about it (well, there is really not that much more to tel…
20 January, 2013
swinge1984 commented on the project Jungle Franzi
swinge1984 added the project Jungle Franzi
Adjusted Franzi in panther-print cotton twill. I changed the neckline and left off the back straps, and used some big snaps instead of buttons. Most important: I won’t make a complete pantsuit from…
20 October, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project Green Iris shorts
Exactly! But it doesn’t always turn out like that… Thank you!
16 October, 2012
swinge1984 added the project Green Iris shorts
I used Colette Iris as the base. Made one front piece out of the two. Moved the zipper to the back. Added slash pockets and cuffs. Put them on and wore them 3 days in a row :) so comfortable!
3 August, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project Sewaholic Renfrew dress
thanks! it’s really comfortable too :)
2 August, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project Summer sewing Challenge! Untitled red dress.
so cool what you did to that zipper! The dress is really pretty, you look great in it.
18 July, 2012
16 July, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project French-Inspired Dress
it looks great! And I guess you found a great solution too for people who don’t have someone to help them zip up the back :)
swinge1984 commented on the project Helena - My new wardrobe staple!
your skirt looks great, well done!
15 July, 2012
14 July, 2012
swinge1984 added the project Sewaholic Renfrew dress
I was looking for a simple pattern for this knit fabric with busy print, and ended up making a dress from the Renfrew pattern. I just added the skirt parts of another dress and went from there. I t…
4 July, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project black skirt at the flowers
nice skirt! The fabric is really pretty, good choice!
26 June, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project Danielle for Me
What a beautifull dress. Well done, making it out of just 1 mtr! It is really pretty fabric, I can see why you wanted to make a dress. You look good in it!
21 May, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project LBS
I’m a little late with this, but thanks! :)
swinge1984 commented on the project Polka Half Circle Dress
I totally agree that everyone should own such a dress, and am planning to make one in the near future. Yours looks pretty nice!
8 May, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project (Not too) 60's style dress
a really sweet dress, it looks great on you!
6 May, 2012
5 May, 2012
swinge1984 commented on the project The incomparable Little Black Dress
wow. I love it! Very nice!
swinge1984 added the project LBS
The Little Black Skirt: made from the Jenny-pattern in black stretch cotton, thick, soft and comfortable!
More on my blog: http://ingemaakt.wordpress.com/2012/05/02/lbs/
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15 April, 2012
14 April, 2012
swinge1984 added the project Celestina sans sleeves
I made this dress without sleeves, for summer (not that there are many days warm enough for a sleeveless dress here in Holland :) ). I also added pockets in the side seams.
you can see more pict…