11 October 2010

Recently made skirts - and a few other things.

 kimono dress

 kimono jacket made for a baby shower gift

 shirt and stuffed bunny for a birthday gift

  my hot mats were in SAD shape.  Embarassingly sad.  So I whipped out a new one...

...and liked it so well I made a few more!  Anyone need some?  I could probably part with one or two!!

new skirt for me:)
skirt for a friend.  Made on the bias.  Looks so cute on her!

Barcelona skirt - made for a lady I met on my shopping excursion to Columbus!

Another skirt for the lady from Columbus.

Ready to go in the box and head to Columbus!  She should get them tomorrow.  I'm nervous.  What if they don't fit??!!!  I measured and remeasured.  And compaired and recompaired with the skirt she sent me to go by.  Oh well, if they DON'T fit guess I'll get to make another trip to Columbus!!

Dresses made for Little Sister and Middle Sister
From an Oliver and S pattern.  Best patterns ever.

Another skirt for a friend.

another new skirt for me

closeup of the topstitch detailing.

and yet another skirt for me.

ribbon detail

and more new dresses for Little Sister and Middle Sister.

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Blogger amber miller said...

pooooor big sister didn't get any new dresses :(::::: :)
Also - I want a skirt just like the last one. LOVE it!! Maybe red polk-a-dots or pink w/ matching ribbons. Soooo cute!
yeah, I usually just "whip out" hot pads too :)

October 11, 2010 at 10:20 PM  
Blogger Jill Elaine said...

Yeah, poor Big Sis. She needs to be taken shopping. No homemade dresses for her!!
Get some fabric and ribbon, this skirt is easy peasy to make!!

October 12, 2010 at 7:34 AM  
Blogger Jen Kershner said...

Wow...wow! I'm completely in awe and full of envy over your complete mastery and gift with a sewing machine!

October 13, 2010 at 10:18 PM  
Anonymous Janice said...

LOVE! How was the Oliver+S dress to make? Easy?

October 15, 2010 at 10:20 AM  
Blogger cody.nat said...

Did you make the shirt with the #3 on it? Love the skirt with the circles on the bottom!!

October 19, 2010 at 4:03 PM  
Blogger cody.nat said...

Ok I meant the #5! Oops.. I've seen one before with the #3

October 19, 2010 at 4:05 PM  
Blogger Ashley from Satellite Heart said...

Love your dresses! I just got into sewing. Can't wait till I get good enough to make more "advanced" stuff like that lol =]


November 5, 2010 at 1:02 AM  
Blogger Lauren B said...

I love the chair hot pads. what did you use for suffing?

December 22, 2010 at 11:10 AM  

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