A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Need help? Click the HELP link at the top of the screen to read the docs or ask at the Help Desk.
Total Members: 300,903
Currently Running With Scissors:
575 Guests and 6 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Baro't Saya  (Read 4080 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
thrila
Offline Offline

Posts: 18
Joined: 25-Nov-2010

I kinda do things @_@;;


View Profile
« on: May 09, 2011 10:03:31 AM »

I hope I posted this in the right section  Huh

I'm thinking of making my own baro't saya, either just for special events or even for my wedding, mainly because I really don't like how pina feels, so I want to make it using more comfortable fabrics.

The thing is, I have been having the hardest time trying to find a pattern for it, and am not the greatest at navigating through existing patterns and figuring out what would work.

http://www.barongsrus.com/barong/filipiniana-gown-6023-p-381.html The dress I'm looking to recreate.

I appreciate any help from you guys Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged
thrila
Offline Offline

Posts: 18
Joined: 25-Nov-2010

I kinda do things @_@;;


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2011 10:34:01 AM »

Actually I should've been more specific. I'm trying to find a pattern for the top, as the skirt appears to be a simple A-line with scalloped edges.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
N30Nb100d
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2011 09:28:26 AM »

I think this one looks pretty close: http://voguepatterns.mccall.com/v8020-products-6651.php?page_id=857
You could just skip the skirt part, then add sleeves.

The neckline of this one looks closer, but you would have to extend the top: http://butterick.mccall.com/b4443-products-5395.php?page_id=155

Sleeves like that should be pretty easy - you could use any puff sleeve pattern but only gather the top and adjust the length. Like this one: http://www.simplicity.com/p-2370-misses-tops.aspx

Hope that helps!

(PS. check Joann's for pattern sales if you're in the US and have one near you. I think I saw some coming up in the current flyers.)
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Cassandra Clare on Writing City of Lost Souls
Arthur Brooks on His Book the Road to Freedom
Francis Slakey on Fitness
The Life of Queen Lead-Singer, Freddie Mercury
A New Sense of Social Purpose
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Wooden Chain
Handmade Gift Ideas: Upcycled Car Trash Bag
Tute Tuesday: Honkin' Big Beach Ball Snowman

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.