Copyright (c) 2017 en-us Threads - Readers-closet category posts Threads - Readers-closet category posts Thu, 29 Jun 2017 03:58:26 -0500 Threads - Readers-closet category posts Threads - Readers-closet category posts <![CDATA[Maxi Dress]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 03:22:34 -0500 Maxi Dress Posted by user-6589001
This is a non creasing very cool summer maxi dress, it is my go to when not sure what the weather is going to do.  I made it in 2 hours and it is so comfortable. ]]>
<![CDATA[Springing into Spring Originals]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:00:28 -0500 Springing into Spring Originals Posted by sohaute
All dreesses drafte by me ]]>
<![CDATA[Janaki Ravinutala's Dresses]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 22:09:18 -0500 Janaki Ravinutala's Dresses Posted by Janaki
I'm a freelance fashion designer specializing in custom-made dresses. I love creating designs that flatter different body shapes. All the above designs were made for my body figure. ]]>
<![CDATA[Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 21:14:33 -0500 user-2103356
Jacket made with two layers of net (tulle), two embroidered squares from Martha Pullen Collection, seams and all around edge covered with double fold bias tape. I took the photos. ]]>
<![CDATA[Soft Shell Pink Dino Jacket]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 21:03:10 -0500 Soft Shell Pink Dino Jacket Posted by RitaMaria
Our Spring time gets rain, and more rain, requiring us to own rainproof lightweight jackets. This fun girl's jacket is from Ottobre Design 6/2016, #18 hoodie. I used waterproof soft shell for the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Chiffon and lace appliqués on a translucent corset wedding gown ]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 17:50:34 -0500 Chiffon and lace appliqués on a translucent corset wedding gown Posted by 70WestDesigns
Springtime cool floral wedding gown I had a blast designing and sewing this week after finding out about this competition. It has a cool chiffon flowy skirt and translueceent appliqued corset top... ]]>
<![CDATA[Self-Drafted Sheer Kimono]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:20:39 -0500 Self-Drafted Sheer Kimono Posted by The Sewful Life
I love the way this kimono dresses up a basic tee or tank and jeans! It began its life as the end of a bolt of sheer woven poly at a local fabric store. I fell in love and bought it - but then what... ]]>
<![CDATA[Denim and lace]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:16:31 -0500 Denim and lace Posted by user-6864705
This outfit is made from a McCalls Spring pattern using a embroidered denim lace fabric.  I positioned the pattern on the fabric so that the lace formed borders on the edge of the shorts and wide... ]]>
<![CDATA[Stenciled & Embellished Tee]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:04:10 -0500 Stenciled & Embellished Tee Posted by The Sewful Life
This tee showcases my first joyful try at stenciling and embellishing thanks to the encouragement of Diane Ericson at the Puyallup WA Sewing & Stitchery Expo one year! I purchased the cotton knit... ]]>
<![CDATA[Tropical Lagenlook Tunic]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:48:29 -0500 Tropical Lagenlook Tunic Posted by The Sewful Life
This Tropical, Cotton/Poly Lagenlook Tunic gets compliments everywhere it's worn! Made from the same pattern as my Linen Jacket, Butterick 6056 was perfect for this fabric from my stash. I cut the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Fling in Black and White Linen Tunic]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:36:36 -0500 Summer Fling in Black and White Linen Tunic Posted by paris72747
Slightly high low loose fitting tunic in black and white open weave linen. Tunic is shown with an optional cowl infinity scarf, which can be worn with tunic or not. Making it a perfect choice for... ]]>
<![CDATA[A Tropical Dress Full of Love]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:31:39 -0500 A Tropical Dress Full of Love Posted by The Sewful Life
This bright, tropical New Look 6866 dress is full of love and memories! My teenage daughter lovingly brought me this red, cotton fabric from Hawaii a very long time ago. I was so touched by her... ]]>
<![CDATA[Red Linen Boho Tunic & Black Linen Jacket]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:27:54 -0500 Red Linen Boho Tunic & Black Linen Jacket Posted by paris72747
Red linen boho style tunic with black kimono linen jacket. Jacket has a front closure. Tunic is loose fitting with a cowl neckline. Wear with leggings for a casual look or with palazzo style... ]]>
<![CDATA[High Low Summer Cotton Cover Up]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:19:12 -0500 High Low Summer Cotton Cover Up Posted by paris72747
High Low Cotton Cover up withg infinity scarf. Wear with leggings and camisole for an evening beach wear or over your bathing suit. ]]>
<![CDATA[My Lovely Linen Jacket]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:55:59 -0500 My Lovely Linen Jacket Posted by The Sewful Life
Inspired by a RTW jacket, I modified Butterick 6056 to create my Lovely Linen Jacket. I used Robert Kaurman Essex Linen/Cotton blend, raised the neck a bit and subbed a separating Coats zipper for... ]]>
<![CDATA[Vintage 1950s style Easter Dress]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 13:34:29 -0500 Vintage 1950s style Easter Dress Posted by Dawn1860
Easter is always a special time for me. I like to keep the age old traditions of a new dress and hats and gloves to wear to Easter services, and spend a lot of time sewing vintage inspired outfits... ]]>
<![CDATA[Black & White Asymetrical Tunic Top]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 12:44:57 -0500 Black & White Asymetrical Tunic Top Posted by paris72747
Asymetrical knit tunic top with contrasting fabric with accent diamond button. Perfect for warm summer nights. ]]>
<![CDATA[Boho Linen Top/Dress in Green with accent cowl ]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 11:49:06 -0500 Boho Linen Top/Dress in Green with accent cowl Posted by paris72747
Green loose fitting tunic top with contrasting cotton cowl neckline. Tunic can be worn with or without leggings or pants as a dress. ]]>
<![CDATA[Flowery Knit Frock for Spring]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 07:24:13 -0500 Flowery Knit Frock for Spring Posted by Cocosloft
A variation of the LBD! I used the bodice from Kwik Sew 3873 (a wonderful pattern, with a great little bodice) and a simple self-drafted A-line skirt, to make a pretty knit dress for spring and... ]]>
<![CDATA[Spring Flowers Cotton Dress and Purse]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 02:40:25 -0500 Spring Flowers Cotton Dress and Purse Posted by RitaMaria
This adorable toddlers' dress, made in a size 3, is from Simplicity 2688. The fabric is 100% cotton, and a great weight for the design.  The skirt is gathered at the waist into the bodice, and the... ]]>