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RedPointTailor

Apeldoorn, NL
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Art Deco has been an inspiration for the couture apparel with coordinating exceptional jewellery and fashion accessories.

I create exclusive couture attire with a vintage twist, exquisite jewellery and fashion accessories with simple design perfect for everyday wear to give woman the distinguished look she deserves!

I am working in my studio located in Apeldoorn in The Netherlands.

Webshop jewellery - http://www.redpointtailor.com
Bespoke couture - http://www.redpointtailor.nl

craft interests: fashion, restyle, sewing, sailing, glass fusion, glass jewellery

my etsy page:
http://www.RedPointTailor.etsy.com/

Gender: Female

Member Since: 12/29/2009

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Wrap Top Neue Mode - M22745

It is a Neue Mode - type - STIL - M22745. As far as I know the company stopped making the patterns however you may still buy downloadable/printable versions on  Sewing Patterns. I am making the...

Summer Marfy Top 1913

This summer top is made based on Mary free pattern 1913. I have made false French seams to avoid fraying, I have hand understitched the neck band. This is great wardrobe builder. I am sure I will...

Couture Dress based on V2888

This Vogue Pattern V2888 is one of my first patterns I have purchased. I love the simplisity of the dress pattern. It is classic cut - timeless. It is made of Linton Tweed in blue shades, it is...

Vintage Vogue V1023

I have finished the Vogue Jacket V1023 before I went to my mother and I was planning to wear it. However while putting in on Wednesday early morning I have noticed something was wrong. Well, I...

French Jacket - quilted jacket Vogue 8804

French Jacket - quilted jacket Vogue 8804. Jachet is made of wool/cotton bland using couture techniques typical for French jacket. Check for more details my...

Vintage 1950 Black Jacket

It is a Vintage 1950 Vogue Jacket based oin the pattern V2934. It was one of my first pattern of vintage garment I have bought. I love the shape of this jacket and recently one of the bloggster...

Couture Dress

I love couture and couture techniques. It was pleasure to follow the Craftsy class Couture Dress with Susa Khalje. I was planning to make a dress based on this Vogue pattern V8648 so I compbined 2 in...

Red Summer dress

This Summer red dress is based on Vogue 8648 pattern. I used bodice of this pattern - I needed to test the pattern. The skirt is upcycle from a dress which was made based on Burda pattern. I have...

Vintage wrap top Advance 8190 first fitting session

After Studio Faro has solved the puzzle of this vintage pattern Advance 8190 I decided to give it a try. I was very curious how it will fit – and reading all comments on my blog - not only me 

Simple Little Dark Blue Dress with vintage twist

Simple Little Dark Blue Dress with vintage twist based on the Butterick pattern B5396. The dress is fully lined and have kick pleat at the back hem. Check my blog http://wp.me/p2yS5n-By

Dark Blue Jacket

Dark Blue Jacket based on Vogue pattern V8161 (OOP) with my adjustments and I have made the full lined version.  http://wp.me/p2yS5n-By

My Projects

Winter Jacket/Coat based on pattern Butterick 5424


recent comments

Re: Book Giveaway: "Threads Sew Smarter, Better & Faster"

The tips change - the most important thing is - JUST DO IT!

Re: Vote for the Winner of the 2014 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge

Difficult choice! All so different and lovely!

Re: Cotton culottes and a cropped white top

Fabulous! Perfect for summer!

Re: How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges

Simple and effective!

Re: Sparkle - Classic and Comfy

This is fabulous!

Re: Black Wedding Dress

Gorgeous! Wonderful result!

Re: Sparkly Jacket from vintage pattern by Chanel

Lovely! I like the out- and inside jacket!

Re: Download the 2013 Threads Annual Index

That's very handy!

Re: Vogue 7975 - French Jacket

What a great job! One question - did you underlined the jacket? or you have only fashion fabric and lining?

Re: The Winner of the 2013 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge is...

Congratulations!

Re: Re-create Couture Pleated Silk Organza Panels

Fabulous! Absolutly great! I know it costs a lot (really a lot of) time but it is really worth it! Susan - you are amazing!

Re: Chat with Sewing Expert Mary Ray

Great! Pun in my agenda!

Re: Enter the SewStylish Summer Fashion Challenge 2013

It is awasom challenge. How many garments can be submitted per person? I have made few garments in April - may I submit them or the garments need to be made in May/June?

Re: How to Add a Sheer Kick Pleat

I am usually making kick pleats to avoid tearing of the back seam. I am making then the splits on the sites in the lining.
Very often I am using different fabric - contrasting in colour or structure.
The idea with share fabric is great. I will use it to summer dresses.

Re: Simple Little Dark Blue Dress with vintage twist

Thank you. I love this colour and the final effect.

Re: Book Giveaway: "Creating a Successful Fashion Collection"

What a wonderful book and a great giveaway! Thanks a lot!
I am about to make a cariere change - I see this book as eye opener showing behinde the scences of a fashion industry - maybe it will help me in making a decision - shall I start my own fashion business?

Re: My Projects

Thank you all for this warm comments - it is warm and I had a lot of pleasure during this long winter wearing this jacket/coat.

Re: How to Interface Jackets: Lessons from an Yves Saint Laurent Garment

It is always so interesting to see inside of this couture jackets. I can learn so much from it. Thanks Claire for sharig this knowledge.

Re: How to Reduce Collar Bulk

That's great idea! I can always count on you :-)

Re: Instant Fit Check

Great idea. I have made my basic body pattern for upper body and skirt. Anytime I have new pattern I first check with this basics. It works as well good.