Monthly Archives: July 2012

Knitting machine, brother KH820. Knitted, sewn, girls dress with crocheted trim and silk chiffon flower (from Vogue 7009)

I recently attended a family birthday party. Greeting me there (among others) were two nieces (cousins) that are the same age. About three years ago I made them and their dolls matching dark pink, wool dresses. I decorated them with … Continue reading

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feminine Hoodie with pin tucks and lace. Kwik sew 3452, how to make pin tucks.

Letting myself be inspired: Sometimes I surf the internet looking for fun clothing ideas. I came across a grey hoodie with the title “Light Grey Hoodie with Sunshine Hood Lining” by “Magna Carta”. The hood is much too open for … Continue reading

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Burda 7875, micro fleece bolero with lace on hood.

I came across this pattern and liked it right away. I have just made a lace dress for my sister. The leftover fabric was not enough for any great new project, but I thought I could make her a bolero … Continue reading

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Vogue 1234, pattern by Sandra Betzina.

I love this pattern. In a way it is fun, doesn’t just have a straight up and down shape and it is very comfortable. I used a cotton lycra fabric from my stash. It has laid around for a long … Continue reading

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stoff og stil 23006, my birthday present :-)

My sisters in law got me a fun gift for my birthday. I was told it was a gigsaw puzzle. Sure enough it was in a way. It was a sewing pattern with fabric and notions. How exciting. I was dying to … Continue reading

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Kwik Sew 3452, alternative pocket solution, how to sew pockets on sweatshirt or “hoodie”.

This is the pattern I have used the most off all my sewing patterns. I keep coming back to it, but I never make it exactly the way the pattern is described from the manufacturer. I often add a hood, … Continue reading

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simplicity 1882, amazing fit patterns

I love this sewing pattern. It was fantastic working with a amazing fit pattern, because I feel that is exactly what I got. Amazing fit 🙂 . I found the instructions great. One of the options in this pattern was … Continue reading

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