|Pattern Review ||1/5/06 10:40 PM|
|Butterick - 3836 Making History |
Liana as you requested in this thread compliments thread.
Making History costumes. This pattern is for American Western womens wear. I fell in love with the jacket so I bought it specifically for that. The jacket is fully lined, has pincess seams and is fitting. I made the jac...more...
|Store Review ||11/6/05 2:50 PM|
|Geoff's Emporium |
Have you bought anything from this store? If yes were the prices competitive?
Prices are very competitive. Range from $3/m to about $20 on very rare occasions. Most of them under $10/m. It is very very hit and miss here.
Were the sales people polite and friendly?
They are very polite and friendly b...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/8/05 2:08 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 16278-1000 |
This is a costume for the premiere of Return of the King in Wellington December 2003.
He wanted it to be simple and Strider/Aragorn like. After all he needed to fit in with his Arwen (that would be me) My Dress review
He already had a black cloak (graduation cloak), black jeans, leather studded be...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/7/05 3:01 AM|
|Simplicity - 9103 and 7207 LOTR Dress |
We decided to go to the premiere of ROTK in Wellington. On the 2nd of December the One Ring Party and sitting at the red carpet from 7.30 am onwards on the 3rd. Was very hot and I ended up having a sunburned scalp. Of course going to Wellington to the red carpet, meeting Orlando Bloom, is impossible...more...
|Sewing Tip ||9/27/04 4:44 PM|
|Embroidery Designs (by hand) |
I am learning on how to make my garments look better with embroidery. I have to do this by hand as I do not have an embroidery machine.
What I have found it that most counted thread and freehand patterns are very expensive and not what I want anyway as I am a fan of medieval and celtic borders. Also...more...