Anna Costume Complete!

I have completed the Anna costume. Simplicity 1233 (0733) overall is a good pattern. I made a few changes and had only one difficulty. I starter by hand embroidered the bodice and skirt. It took 120 hours to do all the embroidery. I had interfaced the skirt and bodice before embroidering or assembling. I embroidered …

Tinkerbell

My daughter wants to be Tinkerbell for Halloween. There are several Tinkerbell patterns available: We decided on Simplicity 2872. Which I am not sure if that was the best choice. The fabric I used was Candy Green Casa satin, Green Glow Casa satin, Green Glow Mirror Organza, Lime Tulle and Kelly Green Broadcloth (for the lining). For …

Rayon Challis Dress

Last month I bought this beautiful Designer Rayon Challis fabric from Fabric.com, and when I got it in the mail it was even more beautiful then I expected. Designer Rayon Challis Garden Blue/Pink This rayon fabric has a beautiful fluid drape and soft hand. It is perfect for creating shirts, blouses, gathered skirts and flowing …