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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Inspiration on: October 03, 2010 03:00:28 AM
So it happened, i have no inspiration at all but i want to sew and sew and sew...

so therefore im looking for something easy and fast to sew to get me started.

Any tips?
2  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Warhammer bag on: August 29, 2010 11:11:24 AM

This is my bag for carrying my Warhammer plastic around :3 I went for a scruffy look and i think i got it as i wanted it.

I had some problems making it tho, had to fight the machine about the mattress inside it, it didnt like having to work THAT hard - first time that happens.

EDIT: I know the handles are a bit meh but i was tired of it and just wanted it finished
3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Goals: List your sewing plans (big and small) here! on: August 28, 2010 08:57:37 AM
Tiker, sounds really interesting to me!  I would like to learn to make my own period costumes for interpretation work.  It deals w/ cloting from 1830's to Civil War times near Springfield, IL.  Old Salem Village where Abraham Lincoln lived.  There are classes coming up soon.  Smiley

I also like going to the Renaissance Faires..but haven't made a costume for that...just a skirt for practice.  Do you use patterns or have to draft them yourself??  What state is it that you are studying from, if  I may ask.  Just sounds like something I would really like to sink my teeth into!! 
Thanks, for sharing.

I mostly draft patterns myself but also use bought patterns, it depends on what is most convenient at the time...
I study in Sweden unfortunately XD not USA Smiley so no state for me ^^

But i believe that there should be similar educations in USA (in colleges atleast, we have checked it out from my school and i might go there when i graduate Smiley )
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Goals: List your sewing plans (big and small) here! on: August 25, 2010 08:59:25 AM
Tiker, your list is intimidating!   Shocked

Nah... just a very long period of time XD
5  CLOTHING / Costumes: Completed Projects / Re: 18th c. corset on: August 25, 2010 08:43:54 AM
Really good work! Looks very very good ^^
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Goals: List your sewing plans (big and small) here! on: August 25, 2010 05:48:32 AM
My goals are...

-School clothes (i go to a tailoring/design school, so.. we need to make clothes there)
- my project work for school - an outfit from 1255. Including naalbinded "hosor" (dont know the english word)
- outfit from 1400
- outfit from 1500
- outfit from 1600
- outfit from 1700
- outfit from 1800
- Victorian-esque skirt

And probably some more, but i really need to get through my to do lsit
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Totoro Hat on: August 25, 2010 05:18:59 AM
So cute! Smiley
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: care bear dress and petticoat (image heavy) on: August 25, 2010 05:17:25 AM
Totally adorable - makes me want to make lolita clothing again Smiley
9  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Re: How do you organize your stash? on: August 25, 2010 05:15:05 AM
Organize? what's that? (j/k)

My fabric is in piles in different spots of my room (more of a crafter room then a bed room now lol)
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Remake Rihanna's dress on: August 25, 2010 05:13:26 AM
If i were supposed to make that id make it out of some half-elastic material, and id drape it on a doll and then sew it - I don't really know how to make it in another way.
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