From The Coletterie These are super cute. And the instructions were fairly east to deal with. My next mission on these is to make a laser cuttable file.
Pattern Finds: March 2013
And this is what I found of interest this month: http://www.burdastyle.com/pattern_store/patterns/embellished-dress-122010 http://www.burdastyle.com/pattern_store/patterns/072011-dress-with-pin-tucks-plus-size
Link round up – July 2012
Awesome circle skirt calculator from the thesnugbug.com Coletterie.com I have had my eye on this designer for a while. I really appreciate the edge she brings to really pretty things. Her cuts don’t suit my body type at all… but there is something there. Now her new effort the Coletterie blog with it’s awesome content …
Draped Cardi – McCalls 6127
This was meant to fill out my conservative work wardrobe. The biggest pain in was the cutting. It was much easier to put together than I thought. I did substitute the double folded hems for a serged rolled hem. I also shortened it as it was wicked long. This cut about a 2/3 of a …
ralphpink.com – illustrator pattern making tutorials
Sewing Princess Blog
This is a fairly cool little blog I found… she is documenting her learning journey. http://bombardone.com/sewingprincess
Half-naked homoerotic fireman dress
Every girl needs one you know. This is a dress I made and then remade and then made again. Lesson: DON’T SEW WHEN DOG TIRED. it still rocked… and in the end it was right-side up despite the picture here.
Roman slave outfit
This ditty was a quickly for the playa… It is a one size fit’s all number that can be worn several ways due to the magic of rope… my beloved beloved rope. By the way these toga creations are harder than the look. Getting it to hang on the body without flashing all the time …
Cozy wizardy playa coat
I have plans for this diddy… it is really fun and mega cozy. It turned out bigger than I expected or really desired but was good all in all. I will modify this one down and definately use the pattern I created in the future. I put it together in a night (about 4 hours) …
Open Source Pattern Links
Fickle Sense circle skirt tutorial What the Craft circle skirt tutorial BH&G circle panel skirt Awesome Wrap Skirt Tutorial
Craft-tastic office top
Tunic, McCall’s Pattern M6127 So this little tunic is part of McCall’s Pattern M6127. I made a black ribbed rayon jersey one first in size 26
So this is a little microsite I made myself. It is a database of resources I currently own. At the moment it is sewing patterns but in the future it may expand to fabric, art supplies, and collections of digital tools. While I created it basically as a mobile resource for my exclusive use, I …
Circle Skirt Calculator
This calculator is from the snug bug… check out the full post here: http://pattythesnugbug.com/2011/circle-skirt-calculator-for-the-drafting-of-full-half-and-34-skirts-with-bonus-grading-worksheet/ Or go straight to the excel calculator here. Keep in mind this calculator works on fabric folded in quarters only.