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Paper Craft. S Paperdoll Page II: Printable Children & Teenager Paperdolls. The Sideless Surcote By Lady Jehanne de Wodeford. The Sideless Surcote by Lady Jehanne de Wodeford NEWLY UPDATED The sideless surcote, known in Spain as the pellote and sometimes referred to as the "gates of Hell" as it allowed glimpses of a shapely female figure, first appeared as a unisex garment in 12th century Spain.

The Sideless Surcote By Lady Jehanne de Wodeford

Within a few generations it had spread to England and France and, as illuminations in the Belle Heures of Jean, Duc de Berry indicate, were still being worn well into in the 14th century. No one questions whether men wore heraldic clothing in the Middle Ages. There has been some debate as to whether surcotes displayingheraldry were actually worn by women or whether they are an artistic convention that allowed the artist to identify the wearer. One of the most often cited examples is the portrait of Sir Geoffrey Luttrell with the ladies of his family, both of whom wear heraldic surcotes. From the Luttrell Psalter, Sir Geoffrey Luttrell and his ladies.

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FACILE ORIGAMI. Free Books: Sewing Projects, Ideas, Tutorials, & Techniques: Sew Daily. PLEGAR. Free 84 Bags & Purses Sewing Patterns. 3EyedBear. Free Dress Patterns. Sewing Patterns for Travel Bags: When You're on the Go. Are you headed over the river and through the woods this holiday season?

Sewing Patterns for Travel Bags: When You're on the Go

Whether you’re hitting the open road or flying the friendly skies, make sure you’re ready to travel in style with these sewing patterns for travel bags. Learn how to sew a reversible tote and zipper pouch, perfect for travel, in the FREE Craftsy class Bag-Making Basics! Carry-on bags Photo via StudioCherie The Travel Duffel pattern is just the right size for a weekend trip, as a carry-on bag for the plane, or a roomy tote for the car (to keep all of your road-trip essentials close at hand).

Photo via Barbara Weiland The Quilted Traveler’s Tote pattern has lots of pockets on the outside to keep your must-haves within easy reach. The Terrific Travel Tote folds flat, so it’s a great tote to stash in your suitcase in case you collect a few too many treasures while you’re away. Photo via cozynestdesign I love the unique shape of the Sweet Escapes Travel Set, perfect for jet-setting with a little retro flair. DIY Clothes. Lilla Le Vine. Clothing design. Quilt of Belonging - Gallery.

For Crazy Quilters by Crazy Quilters. DIY Clothes. Cloth Doll Making by Runo Dollmaker. Coats Crafts UK home. The Crafters File Box: The "Planket": A Tutorial From the File Box. Kate Dicey home page. Your Free One-stop Site for Costume Information & Images. Copyright-free, Downloadable, Beginner, Novice, Intermediate, Expert.

Directory Of Free Sewing Patterns. CAFTAN. Featured: Oscar de la Renta Caftan Oscar de la Renta shows us how to relax with this 2009 caftan style.

CAFTAN

The sheer striped silk print is so feminine and the flat braid trim makes this style ultra luxe. Can you just imagine lounging around in this? (You’ll definitely want to sew one up as no pattern is required.) This is a classic piece that belongs in any collection of beautiful, fine clothing. You will need: Fashion fabric, 45″ [114cm] wideFlat braid trim, 2″ [5cm] wideCoordinating thread12 half-ball buttons, line 20 [12.5 mm dia.] Measure from the nape of your neck down to the desired length: purchase twice this amount of 45″ [114cm] wide fashion fabric and four and a half times this amount of 2″ [50mm] wide flat braid trim .

Cut the fabric into two equal lengths. Reduce the width of both pieces to 35″ [89cm]. From the excess cut-away material, cut two rectangles, each measuring 10″ wide x 40″ long [25.5cm x 102cm]. Choose one length of fabric to be the front of the caftan. Little Red Infinity Dress Tutorial. *Tutorial made by Melissa @ Sew Like My Mom for her win during the Red Week challenge.* I made this little dress in about 3 hours and for under $20!

Little Red Infinity Dress Tutorial

I used some soft polyester knit I found at Hancock Fabrics for $4.99/yard. I got 5 yards, and with my 40% off 1 cut of fabric coupon, my total came to $15.87 after tax!! I found these dresses on Craftster years ago and have always loved them. First, you need to do some measuring. So, 30/6.28 = 4.7. DIY BAG LOVER. Free Hat Patterns : Posted on | October 9, 2008 | 8 Comments The links on this page are for sewn hats only.

Free Hat Patterns :

There are fabulous patterns available for knitted and crocheted hats, but I don’t do those crafts so I didn’t list them. If you do knit and crochet, take a look here. Machine Serial Numbers. Lily Abello's Sewing Resource Guide. Inkjet Papers and Fabrics, Window Stickers and Other Arts and Craft Materials. Craft. Paper Craft. Fabric Crafts. CQMagOnline.com for Crazy Quilters by Crazy Quilters.

Free Christmas Designs. Please accept these Free Designs as my way of saying "thank you" to my loyal customers.

Free Christmas Designs

These designs can be copied and shared with others for hand stitching only. Free doesn't mean that you can sell the finished stitched piece on eBay to make money. You can't do this. You also can't use the designs for machine embroidery, greeting cards, or other reproduction because I still own the copyright for these designs, and I reserve all rights to them, including the right to license them for other uses. Simply put...you can't make money from my work if I don't make money from my work. The images displayed on the initial pages for each angel are low resolution preview images of the chart and sometimes a color preview image. Ink Circles - 2006 Goodies. Author Jan Brett's Free Activities Pages.

The Colette Patterns Pants Fitting Cheatsheet. Fitting pants is a bit tricky, let’s face it.

The Colette Patterns Pants Fitting Cheatsheet

There are a lot of differences among women in the areas between waist and ankles. You’ve got hips and waists of different sizes, butts of various shapes, legs of all different lengths, thighs that bulge in different ways, calves that may or may not be muscular. And then there are the differences in posture! With all these factors, no wonder pants fitting seems so mystifying. And no wonder it’s so hard for most of us to find a good pair of RTW pants that fit. I wanted to find a way to distill most of the pants adjustments you might need down into an easy to scan format.

Waist and Belly Hips and Crotch Back and Butt. Quilt of Belonging - Block by Block. Free Quilt Patterns From Carol Doak. Lilla Le Vine. Free Quilt Patterns. Antique Pattern Library Antique Pattern Library. Printable Paper Doll Gallery. S Paperdoll Page II: Printable Children & Teenager Paperdolls.