As mentioned many, many times before – fabric is the key to success of your project. If you love watching “Project Runway” just as much as I do, you know that Tim Gunn always says: “Designers, your success starts and ends at Mood!”. With this simple shift dress project all you need is couple of … Continue reading Simple shift dress with FREE pattern
Blooming flowers and all sorts of other floral details continue their fashion trend season after season, everyone loves it and I am not an exception. Silk, chiffon and jersey sections of the fabric stores are like blooming gardens and I could not resist the temptation – I bought this beautiful silk-like remnant piece at Jo-Ann’s … Continue reading Burda Style FLOWER POWER
I can not say I am a fan of working with stretchy materials like spandex and t-shirt jersey, but when you hand me in sweater knit fabric – I am all in. The reason I like it: it is soft, light and you can pair it up in the most extraordinary combinations. This time … Continue reading Sew stretchy: Blue knit & lace dress
So, as a gift for my birthday my mom signed me up for 12 months of Russian Burda magazine delivered right to my door here, in Las Vegas NV. I am so happy, really! I received April’s issue recently, about a week ago and I could not take my eyes off of it … Continue reading Sewing Burda! Thin blue knit sweater
My friends’ daughter turned into a young 17-year-old lady just yesterday. It took me couple of days to think of what could be a nice gift for a girl her age. I really wanted to incorporate elements of lace and sheer materials, but at the same time I wanted to make something very … Continue reading Make a wish. Birthday present.