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1  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Pimp My Shoe! Painting Kokeshi Dolls (big pics!) on: February 24, 2010 12:11:03 AM

I' m in love with the high sneakers for a long time. Reebok is my favorite with the bright colors and style.
But I decided to make my sneaker painted by myself. First I bought a Tiger sneaker and paint the bands with acrylic color to white. Then I start to draw some Kokeshi Dolls, Japan Fans etc.

I used Faber Castell permanent color pens and Edding Silver permanet marker.
For extra water resistance I used Mod Podge Outdoor for top coat.

2  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: bright blue spring jacket w/ peterpan collar & fabric covered buttons! on: March 26, 2008 01:35:43 AM
great jacket, I would definitely wear it.
And love the color
3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / coral-turquoise tunic top on: March 26, 2008 01:26:44 AM
My coral and turquoise tunic top...
I used this pattern : http://www.burdafashion.com/downloads/downloadschnitte/easyfashion/efe971010.pdf
But altered it a lot as you see.
First I lengthened the sleeves, then add wide fabric ribbon to tie at the back. (Because it didn't fit on me well)
And sew some crystal like cabochons to the front yoke.
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: new dress from old fabric with petticoat -again electric blue on: March 24, 2008 01:03:16 AM
Six dollars?? That's amazing. How many yards of fabric did it take to make that dress?
2-3 meters i think. Skirt took much of it.
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: new dress from old fabric with petticoat -again electric blue on: March 21, 2008 12:37:53 AM
thanks gals Wink
-mirthgoddess :
I was not afraid to cut the fabric it's not a heritage from my family.
i bought it for 6$ (the whole fabric)
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Prom dress with 188 feet of lace, yellow pleats and a petticoat on: March 20, 2008 07:54:07 AM
I loooove it..
Lace is always my favorite material, and this dress is made of lace!!
sooo great
congratulations
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / new dress from old fabric with petticoat -again electric blue on: March 20, 2008 07:17:38 AM
I'm sewing things and publish them on my blog but forget them to publish them here.

This dress is sewn from a vintage fabric (almost 40years old) and the pattern is from Burda nov2007-107A
The pattern fit very good on me, i didn't need to alter anything.
I used it with my yellow wide elastic belt
What do you think?


8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: electric blue dress with sequin details on: December 13, 2007 11:27:43 PM
thanks, i'm happy that you like it  Cheesy
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: the green 80's disco dress on: December 13, 2007 11:21:48 PM
thanks a lot gals  Smiley i used two Burda patterns. First one is (for the bust part) from september, the second one is a jumper pattern again from Burda (the skirt part) but sleeves are from my pattern Smiley
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: red-navy jumper dress (balloon skirt) on: December 13, 2007 11:15:08 PM
so pretty! I love the color contrast too.  Was the top part difficult to make?  Ive been wanting to try something a bit like that.

And is your necklace a magnifying glass with an owl on top?  I can't really tell from the pics, but that's what it looks like to me.  I have an antique one passed down from my grandma that I wear with my jumpers too lol.
it's not too difficult. my necklace has two crystal, one big one small. But there is no owl, whish i had one  Wink
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