3 December, 2012
24 July, 2012
ziancabug added the project Jessie's Songket Wedding Dress (Bernina DIY Wedding)
Jessie appoached me last year about helping her with a pattern for a skirt based off the songket sarong (consisting of a rectangle and a sash) passed down from the groom’s family. I convinced her t…
18 June, 2012
18 April, 2012
3 April, 2012
ziancabug added the project Mommy's Vintage 60s Pattern Dress
I dug up this awesome pattern from my mom’s stash. It is a pretty simple shift with a fold over stand collar.
I made it with wool jersey and added the yellow buttons in the back instead of a zippe…
21 March, 2012
ziancabug favorited the project "I wanna be Barbie" swim suit by Kira Fred Swimwear
20 March, 2012
27 February, 2012
ziancabug added the project Fluted Dress with French Lining
This dress was draped for a “Couture Techniques” draping class at FIT.
The front bodice is all fluted by hand (chiffon and organza) it is hemmed with a baby hem foot.
31 January, 2012
15 December, 2011
ziancabug commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 15 - Win Pendleton Fabric!
I have sewn a couple of wool coats. Other than the thickness, wool is wonderful for sewing. I have a Pendleton coat, and I would love to make another one with that gorgeous fabric!
9 December, 2011
ziancabug commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 9 - Win a TG1600 SmartIron from Oliso!
A loop turner for spaghetti straps. So much more efficient than a safety pin!
3 October, 2011
ziancabug favorited the project Drape Drape 2 - Drape Singlet by urbandon
ziancabug favorited the project Menswear: A Basic T Turned Avant-Garde
27 September, 2011
26 September, 2011
24 August, 2011
ziancabug added the project Itty Bitty Baby Dresses
Lots of friends are having babies, so I started whipping up these little dresses by
Here are the gingham and hippie flower…
2 August, 2011
24 May, 2011
21 March, 2011
25 January, 2011
ziancabug commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Make Your Own Reversible Purse
My first memorable project was a pillow i made for my mom when i was about 8. I hand stitched the word “MOM” on the pillow. She unwrapped her present, holding it upside down and exclaimed (in a hea…
19 January, 2011
26 December, 2010
ziancabug commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 26 Win a Rhinestone Start Up Kit from M&J Trimming!
Usually for myself, but I’ve started sewing for my friends’ babies. I knit for my friends and family.
25 December, 2010
ziancabug commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 25 Win Japanese Pattern Books from Tessuti!
I like the simplicity & current feel of the batwing top: http://www.burdastyle.com/patterns/batwing-top
20 December, 2010
ziancabug added the project The Cocoon Coat
Class: Draping 2
Cocoon-style coat with kimono sleeves. Based on a mix of a stylized-kimono jacket I made in Flat Pattern Design, this beautiful coat I came across in my mar…
17 December, 2010
ziancabug commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 17 Win an Oliso Smart Iron!
I’m pretty lucky to live in NYC. You can find everything you need, but it is all spread out in different stores that you have to be told about to find instead of one big store. Luckily most of thos…
22 November, 2010
20 October, 2010
30 September, 2010
ziancabug added the project Remake Challenge Sundress
I found this ugly but charming shirt dress thing for a quarter at a thrift store. It has been sitting in my pile of things to do for a long time, so this challenge gave me a push to finally try som…