24 July, 2008
vanimaandune commented on the project Navy Blue Anda with Flowers
I was going to do a how-to on the stenciling, but there’s already an excellent one by Kasia26. I’ve added it to the how to links. The only thing I did differently was I had trouble getting enough p…
20 July, 2008
vanimaandune added the project Celestina in White
This has been done for a while now, but I’ve just got around to posting it. Making adjustments to Celestina was tricky. I’m petite with a small bust and the neat details of Celestina are in the tor…
vanimaandune added the project Navy Blue Anda with Flowers
This Anda dress was made from a thrifted curtain/ex-sheet. I shortened it for my petite self according to the very helpful how to. Instead of the drawstring closure, I added belt in a contrasting f…
25 May, 2008
vanimaandune added the project Underwear!!!
Underwear cut from an old t-shirt and stenciled. I made the pattern from my favorite panties, but I was inspired by Emily Kate’s pattern and all the creations that came from it.
13 March, 2008
5 March, 2008
vanimaandune added the project Lydia T with collar
I started with the Lydia pattern, shortened the sleeves and added a collar.
21 January, 2008
vanimaandune added the project Layla in Green with Mittens
This is an all cotton version of Layla. I couldn’t find any pre-quilted backing that wasn’t polyester, so I made my own using a double layer of cotton batting. I also used a double layer of cotton…
15 January, 2008
vanimaandune commented on the project Franzie (Denim Version)
I love it. Great choice of lining fabrics.
12 January, 2008
vanimaandune added the project Space Shuttle Nightshirt
I had a much loved flannel nightshirt that had reached the end of its days (If you yanked it, it tore). I cut it up and made a pattern from it for this nightshirt. The fabric came from Jo-ann’s. I …
vanimaandune added the project Duct Tape Sewing Dummy
I realized that it’s difficult to make fitting adjustments on my own body by myself. I can’t afford a manufactured dummy nor am I confident that something store-bought would be able to replicate my…