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The Wonder of Knits As I’ve gone through my Wardrobe Architect journey over the last few months, I’ve realized how important comfort is to me. Sure, it seems obvious that our clothes should be comfortable. But when I really looked at what pieces of clothing I wore again and again, at least half of them turned out to be made from knits. As I’ve learned more and more about working with knit fabrics while collaborating with Alyson, my sewing life has changed dramatically. Here’s why:

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How to tailor a shirt (Refashion a men's shirt to fit a woman) Men's clothes are usually bigger than women's. So any reconstruction that involves converting a man's top to fit a woman would need to be made smaller. Specifically, narrower in three areas: My Spare Time: Simple Tea Towel Apron Simple Tea Towel Apron So many people mentioned having beautiful tea towels they couldn't bear to use when I posted the Tea Towel Tote how-to, so I thought you might also be interested in my super easy tea towel apron. This is even easier than the tote, and takes about 15 minutes. Click any picture to make it larger.

Thewallinna and other creatures: Little French Jacket sew-along In March, I attended a sewing camp led by Susan Khalje and learnt how to sew a classic French Jacket. Since then, I have worn the jacket most of the times when the weather has allowed it. Now, with the autumn approaching I've been itching to make another jacket. And since my blog is receiving most of its traffic on the posts about the jacket, I decided to combine business with pleasure and launch a sew-along!

Leini Dress - Named Cute and relaxed, knee-length sleeveless summer dressWide, collar-like pleats at front from shoulder to waistElastic waistLoose fitting and flared designYou can choose an elastic or inelastic, light or medium weight fabric The pattern comes with a size range from EUR 32 to 46 (US 0 – 14, UK 4 – 18). You will also receive instructions, including illustrated step-by-step sewing instructions, finished garment measurements and fabric consumption for all sizes. This pattern is available in PDF Pattern or Printed Pattern.

New. Obsession. - A Dress A Day Just so we're clear: I freaking love this dress. So far I've made it twice, and if I am ever in my sewing room while the sun is up, I will take a picture or two of the ones that I've completed. (I also have two more cut out and half-sewn.) Finished project: sleeveless blouse for VLV by Tasha • April 7, 2011 • First and foremost, I want to thank you all so very much for your congratulations and kind comments on my last post. It’s been overwhelmingly wonderful reading all your supportive comments. Thank you from the bottom of my heart! I recently bought a pair of 50s capris from Bombshell Shocked. They’re plaid, they’re tight, they’re fantastic.

Sew.Craft.Create.: Rope Bracelet Tutorial & Winner! (for personal use only – all patterns/tutorials are copyright protected) Check out my new printable shop! {here} Everything is 99 cents! Product Categories Workbook – NEW! Our newest book. Six classic garments that create a stylish multi-layered wardrobe from scratch. 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! Patterns Browse all patterns Top SewingKnittingCrochetJewelryHome DecorPapercraftEmbroideryQuiltingDyeingCross StitchNo results match your keyword. DressesShirts, Tanks, & TopsKids & BabyAccessoriesWomen'sDecorativePants & ShortsSkirtsCardigans & SweatersBags & PursesScarves, Shawls, & CowlsOuterwearHatsMen'sRefashionToysNecklacesHolidaySocks, Leggings, & SlippersQuiltsBraceletsIntimatesWeddingsGloves & MittensBlankets & AfghansCards & StationeryCoasters & TablewarePillowsVestsEarringsCostumesSwimwearBodysuits & JumpsuitsShoesRugsAmigurumiLeatherMaternityCapes & PonchosPetsRingsHeadbands & Ear WarmersMacrameNo results match your keyword. Featured Patterns

Princess & Dragon - Ylenia Manganelli : Cersei Lannister Gown - Costume TUTORIAL and PATTERN #3 Cersei Lannister Dress Cosplay Costume TUTORIAL and PATTERNFIRST AND SECOND SEASON Character: Cersei LannisterVersion: Long sleeves gowns, Season One and Two Cersei Lannister is my favourite character, I love her since the firs-.. ehm, I didn't like her at the beginning. I needed time to understand why she was like she was. She's one of the most complex character of the whole Saga: since she was a child, she grew up as a true lion, strond and conscious of her power, but she was also told it's not right for a woman to be like that, she was told who to marry, what to do. I don't think she's such the evil woman everyone believes; she grew up in a very umpleasant and difficult world in which women aren't allowed to stand up, they can only worship husbands and give them children.

MADE: TUTORIAL: the Hobo Sack Whether you’re on the road or hanging at home, every hobo needs a bag for his (or her) treasures. So load it up, hit the road,

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