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1  CLOTHING / Designer Clothing Homage / Re: HELP recreating a deep v, empire, strapless dress for NYE. (pictures include on: December 16, 2007 05:59:02 PM
that definitely looks like the kid from malcolm in the middle!  Check Vogue, I've seen a floor length version of this dress.
2  CLOTHING / Costumes: Completed Projects / Re: Costume - Elizabethan Corset & Victorian Bustle! on: December 04, 2007 05:32:45 PM
ditto on the sitting question!  does it just bunch up around your lower back so you can't use the back of a chair or what?  OH and both exhibit excellent sewing abilities, very impressive!
3  CLOTHING / Designer Clothing Homage / Re: Project Runway 3 (see first post) on: November 29, 2007 12:24:00 PM
I agree with PinkyK.  If I were on the show, knowing nothing of mens wear, I would've stuck to something that's do-able.  Also, how did they not know how to make men's pants??  They're easier than women's, men's pants drape instead of fit like a lot of women's pants.  Lastly, How the heck did Eliza hand sew all of that? (didn't she say she only handsews?)
4  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Re: Christmas Dresses for my girls (vintage pillowcase re-con) on: November 17, 2007 03:37:34 PM
Oh gosh!! These are just stunning.  I hope I can make things even half as cute as those dresses for my future kids!
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Leather Biker Jacket Recon on: November 15, 2007 09:07:24 PM
Holy Crap that was SCARY!  I was using my page down key looking at your pics and then BAM zombie vampire!  geez.  The jacket's awesome.  You totally rocked that recon!
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Brown and Pink Silky Dress - Simplicity 3867 on: November 15, 2007 07:51:07 AM
First of all, the dress is gorgeous!

I have also run into that problem with newer patterns.  If you get patterns from the 70's or earlier they're often a tad (less than an inch) smaller, which is sometimes too tight b/c the clothes are already designed snug.  The best solution I've found is to measure the actual pattern and compare the measurements and locations w/ your own measurements.  Good luck!
7  CLOTHING / Designer Clothing Homage / Re: Project Runway 3 (see first post) on: November 14, 2007 08:17:30 PM
I guessed that Eliza would stay.  Anyone who watched tonight would watch next week's just to find out what Eliza's going to say next. "I'm just going to hand-measure you" .... mmmm, i've heard of eye balling things before.
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Chic Charcoal Dress (praise Michael's) on: November 13, 2007 08:48:23 AM
That looks just like what I'm wearing today!!


It's a mild 50 something degrees fahrenheit here and I've got it paired with thick tights and little ankle booties.  You should definitely keep it a dress and wear it year round!  Another option would be wearing the dress w/ skinny jeans and flats.  The key to pulling it off is since it is a dress, keep the legs accentuated so you're not swamped in a bunch of fabric.  Hope this helps you transfer the dress into winter wear!  Cheesy
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: JOODITO military, trenches, high collars... and a reconstruction on: October 18, 2007 08:07:27 PM
I love audrey hepburn.  What about studying her style and then modernizing it?

btw - I love the poofy sleeves on the paris university shirt, very chic
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Black waistcoat (pictures^^) on: October 10, 2007 07:25:28 AM
your mom is really awesome at sewing.  It looks *very* professional.  The vest is super trendy too!
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