Added Aug 30, 2009
The Palmetto Sta...
This technique scared me at first. It looked HARD! But once I concentrated and followed the steps 1 by 1, it was so easy! This piece will actually end up on a dress I will be making in the near future.
I got this from http://www.savvyseams.com/techniques/canadian.php
Happy smocking, I know I am! :D
A silky type fabric, thread, chalk or marking pen. You can actually purchase a kit called Knot's Dots to mark the fabric. I done mine with a ruler and tailors chalk.
Make something special and practical for your friends and family this holiday season!
Pattern of the Week
This slim-fit dress makes a perfect cocktail dress for this time of year!
Sweet dresses, an outfit for a doll, and cute embellishments are fun for the holidays!
Meg's Magazine Mash Up!
Check out Meg's latest mash up of our Straight Skirt, and how she made it look so yummy!
Member Project of the Week
The latest Elie Saab collection inspired this hand-beaded dress by chanel2005.
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