Pattern: Waters from Andy Sutterland Size: S Yarn: Linea Pura Solo Lino from Lana Grossa (80% linen rayon, 20 % linen) Alterations: none Conclusion: nice pattern
Pattern: Knotty gloves by Julia Müller Yarn: LANA Grossa Cool Wool, 100% lambswool Alterations: I adapted the fingers to my hand, the little finger starts a bit earlier than the others Conclusion: my previous pair got a hole that could not be mended, so I made me a new pair as I like the pattern Pattern: […]
Pattern: Comox Trunks from Thread Theory Size: 32 Fabric: organic cotton jersey with spandex from Nosh Elastic: Wien 2002 Alterations: I skipped the front slit Completed: 2018 Conclusion: “Could you make me some more, please?”
Pattern: Butterick 6031, Cloth Habit Watson Bikini Fabric: silk/rayon blend Notions: Spitzenparadies Alterations: None Completed: early 2018 Conclusion: this fabric does not have a lot of stretch, next time I should go up a size
Pattern: Ludwig from Elbmarie Fabric: IKEA (fabric is over 15 years old and was once a curtain) Alterations: I used only light interfacing as I wanted my bag to be soft Completed: February 2018 during a workshop with Elbmarie Conclusion: really sturdy big bag
Pattern: ITS Giverny Dress Fabric: Linnen from my stash Size: 2 to 0 at waist (skirt is size 2) Alterations: SBA for the right top front only, lenghtening of the top front Completed: 2018 Conclusion: great pattern with lots of beautiful details; fitted but not tight Disclaimer: I got the pattern for free in exchange […]
Pattern: ITS Chirripo Top Fabric: cotton gauze (I doubled the fabric so that it is not sheer) Size: 2 Alterations: none; make sure that the sleeve hem is sewn in the same direction for both sleeves, else the ruffles are not even Completed: 2018 Conclusion: The armholes are a bit high, I think this was […]
Pattern: Nottingham Top from ITS Fabric: rayon knit Size: 2, tapered to 4 at hips Alterations: none Completed: 2018 Conclusion: size 2 for hips would have been ok; the top is a bit too long for my taste Disclaimer: I got the pattern for free in exchange for testing it. All opinions are my own.