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1  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Re: ponytail-hairband-colette how to?? on: March 04, 2012 10:17:15 AM
Basically, you just sew a tube of your fabric and turn it right side out.  Thread your elastic through and sew the ends of the elastic together.  Then sew the ends of the tube together.  I usually put one end inside the other and then turn the edge under of the tube that is on the outside and hand stitch it down.

 
Thank you!! it sounds a little bit complicated but I'll give it a try
Thank you!!,this is very helpful,I was trying to avoid the handsew part because I suck at it ,but now i know it's imposssible haha(and scrunchies!!?? I still have a lot of english to learn hahaha Smiley
2  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / ponytail-hairband-colette how to?? on: February 19, 2012 10:46:07 AM
 So recently Ive seen a lot of these 80's-like ponytails-hairband-colette( Huh) and thought it was a very easy project,but I step up in a problem, when I try to turn right side out the piece of fabric it ends in an infinite loop  Undecided .  I hope you can help me solving this mistery  Roll Eyes.
This is what Im trying to do:



Any help will be highly appreciated
3  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Re: Girly Dino Dress on: January 01, 2012 09:54:46 AM
ahaha its sooo cute (btw,how you can sew on the floor,seems kinda unconfortable lol)
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Anyone knows a (free if it's possible)pattern for this dress? on: October 27, 2011 01:39:25 PM
this biggest thing about shantung is that it sheds like CRAZY. so you'll either want to finish your seams or line your dress.
i'll see if i can find a pattern somewhere..
Thanks!! I have some lining too...just forgot to say that  Cheesy
So you want a waist seam in the front but not the back?  I don't know if that would hang right, unless the whole thing was a sheath dress, with a mock panel sewn to the front, creating a faux waist seam, and then sewn into the side seams, sort of like a sideways bubble dress.

ETA: This dress from burda style (without the sleeves) http://www.burdastyle.com/patterns/60s-dress-by-alexandra would be a good sheath

This one would be good to start with: http://www.burdastyle.com/patterns/do-you-like-peaches--2  You'd just fold out the pleats on the pattern pieces, and then if you wanted to try gathering the front piece, just add width at the center of that piece.
No no no no ,you didn't understand the drawings...those are three diferent dresses seen on the front.....but the patterns may work as well thank you!!!
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Anyone knows a (free if it's possible)pattern for this dress? on: October 26, 2011 04:19:16 PM
I've been searching for a pattern for a dress like this ,but I don`t even know how it's called the neck part(boat???)

I want do this dress with a fabric named shantung(?)have you ever tried with it? any suggestions Huh
any help would be apreciated
6  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / LMFAO KICKS! on: October 23, 2011 09:16:20 AM
So... I was watching the not so new video ''Party rock anthem '' by Lmfao and realiced that they were dancing with  awesome canvas shoes and thought'' I can do that ......,but better'' ........and these came out

and beacuse they couldn`t be LMFAO shoes without zebra print....

Bam!
They are so comfy ,and make me want to dance around like an idiot  Cheesy,
and these are the inspiration ones:
http://www.google.com/imgres?q=party+rock+shoes&um=1&hl=en&sa=N&tbm=isch&tbnid=m8VLc4nPVrUOzM:&imgrefurl=http://www.gumtree.com/p/for-sale/party-rock-shoes-lmfao/87931660&docid=hYV_7zfYp2lr2M&imgurl=http://is03.thegumtree.com/image/big/88013199.jpg&w=358&h=268&ei=nT2kTq7QBcKftwfVj8WgBQ&zoom=1&iact=rc&dur=691&sig=110381936656807521812&page=1&tbnh=161&tbnw=200&start=0&ndsp=33&ved=1t:429,r:14,s:0&tx=73&ty=90&biw=1662&bih=834       (these have svaroski cristals in the letters ,but,well.....
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: New grey top!! on: September 23, 2011 09:53:10 AM
very cute.  i like the way it hangs. was it 1 sq yd of fabric?
Thanks!!  a yard of fabric it`s about a meter(don't know how to explain it better)
So cute! I LOVE the little bows! I'm really glad you found a pattern that would work Cheesy
Thank you so much, I've been searching for the perfect pattern forever!!, I don't know how I didn't saw it on burdastyle Smiley
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: 1 yard (aprox) of t-shirt like cotton help??? on: September 22, 2011 07:18:41 PM
Thancks but I've just finished ; here`s the post http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=391287.0
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / New grey top!! on: September 22, 2011 07:14:19 PM
Thanks to Alexus1325 I could make a T-shirt out of 1 yard of fabric ,I found the pattern on burdastyle but forgot to save de page   Roll Eyes
The photo don`t shows really well the top, but I`m too lazy for taking more photos Tongue


and the sleeves have nice little bow  Smiley

10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: 1 yard (aprox) of t-shirt like cotton help??? on: September 22, 2011 09:43:33 AM
Thancks you both!!! I'll post pictures when I finish it Smiley hope it won`t be so tight
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