Every year I try to make something to wear during the holiday season. Last year I made a fringe dress and this year I’ve already made a sparkling bolero. I was planning on making a special occasion dress, and midway decided my dress was better of becoming a three-piece. The idea was to make an…… Continue reading Special Occasion Sewing
Read the original blogpost in Dutch on the Budgetstoffen.nl blog. A comfortable dress made from a fabric that is so soft you could cuddle yourself? YES PLEASE! This amazing dress is the Vogue 8379 pattern in a lycra velvet. A wrap dress is a timeless classic that is very flattering for a lot of bodyshapes.…… Continue reading Velvet Wrap Dress.
Sewing your own clothes gives a lot of freedom. Us sewists can put together clothes however we want. We can choose colors, prints and patterns in fabric and combine them with whatever pattern we want. We can adjust the fit. A little looser her, a bit more room there. Longer, shorter… We are only limited…… Continue reading One Pattern, 9 Dresses: B6453
*swish swish* it’s the best thing about a fringed dress, the swishing around in it. The sound of the fringe and the effect it has when you swing your hips around, it’s so much fun. I saw a fringe dress on somebody I follow on Instagram some time ago, and it stuck in my head.…… Continue reading Fringe Party Dress