Aprons for Linh’s Salon

Aprons for Linh’s Salon

I made 4 plain green aprons with checker neck and waist ties for my friend Linh and her nail salon – www.linhsalons.com  This is the last apron I made – for Linh herself so she gets a sweetheart neckline and black lace frill! I originally had pale green...
Costume Making

Costume Making

I haven’t bought any clothes since the start of 2009. None. Not even tights yet though I will HAVE to because I need them for my uniform. But I’ve made it a rule to not buy ANY clothing (apart from tights) for the whole year. Its been hard in some ways but...
More Crochet

More Crochet

After declaring that I wasn’t inclined to make full size clothing and granny squares with crochet, I went ahead and started to make… granny squares… then started a cardigan. I figured I’d try to follow a load of tutorials to learn the basic...
Balldress

Balldress

I made this dress to wear to the ball last week, I had one day and didn’t want to spend any money hence no zip and I used several co-ordinating fabrics. It was quite simple – large patched ‘tube’ gathered with covered elastic at the waist then...