25 April, 2014
xxyyzz commented on the forum topic Pattern suggestion: 1 yard of jersey
1 yard should be enough for a simple blouse (sleeveless or cap sleeves or short shirt sleeves).
The basic bodice block could be a good guide.
All the best…
4 April, 2014
1 April, 2014
xxyyzz added the project on-the-go bag
spacious enough for a 12-inch laptop + big books.
intended mainly for carrying school stuff.
31 March, 2014
xxyyzz commented on the project white-out dress
xxyyzz added the project white-out dress
drop shoulder bodice with gathered waistline
plain white cotton highlighted with strips of african print at the waist and hem.
6 March, 2014
19 February, 2014
xxyyzz commented on the forum topic Sewing common sense?
Although common sense is required, I believe skill and experience matter more :)
6 February, 2014
xxyyzz commented on the project drapey cowl neck
Thanks Mary :)
xxyyzz added the project drapey cowl neck
lengthened blouse with draped neckline
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13 December, 2012
7 October, 2012
xxyyzz favorited the project Bat In My Closet Again
xxyyzz favorited the project Button Baby Dress
xxyyzz commented on the project Button Baby Dress
xxyyzz commented on the forum topic Free skirt pattern
You have to be logged in for the pattern to be sent into your purchase history on the burdastyle site.
From there you can open the file and save it on your computer.
Hope this clari…
25 August, 2012
xxyyzz favorited the technique Bias Tape (with Mitered Corners)
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xxyyzz commented on the forum topic Bad Pattern Instructions
No matter how accurate a pattern is, always remember to crosscheck your size measurements and do some adjustments if needed after tracing out on fabric; bust, waist, hip, etc
Especially for full f…
21 October, 2011
xxyyzz commented on the forum topic A question for self-taught pattern drafters.
I usually draft the pattern straight on the fabric i’ll be sewing with whatever measurements.
However the easiest way to figure things out is to undo an outfit which fits you well; trace out the p…
18 December, 2010
xxyyzz commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 18 Win Lark Needlearts Knitting Books!
I do sell because I make garments for others on request basis.
18 May, 2010
xxyyzz commented on the project Navy Polka Dot Bikini
will try it out and let u know how it goes.
4 December, 2009
xxyyzz commented on the technique Developing A Simple Bra Pattern from Basic Bodice Block
i cant wait to try this out!!!!! thanks