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Thursday, February 26, 2009

Long Dresses for Summer

Summer heat is coming so soon. Boracay is still one of my vacation spot during summer. As fashion lover and sewer, I am thinking of making the same cut with this design :-)

Take a look at the dress of thecenter model. That is the one I prefer to sew :D

I'm lovin' the cut of the dress of the center model again!!!This is just perfect for summer!

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Basic Requirements in Dress Making

Yesterday was my 1st day in my dress making class. And to start with, we were given list of basic requirements in dress making.

1. Tape measure
2. Ruler
3. Pencil with eraser
4. 5 pcs. of empty sack of flour
5. 5 pcs. of pattern paper
6. Dixan or tailor chalk
7. Scissors
8. Tracing wheel
9. French curve
10. Bobbin
11. Tracing paper
12. Machine needle #14
13. Hand Needle
14. Pins with head
15. Pin cushion
16. Thread
17. Bobbin Case
18. Ripper

We started sewing yesterday following a pattern of 1/8", 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8".

It was not my 1st time to sew but I was really having a hard time in controlling my path. Imagine, 1/8" distance from each other.hehehe

About Forgetful Princess!

Just call me Forgetful Princess and I am the author of this blog. I am 29 years old. I am a License English Teacher but broadcaster by profession.

Former radio disc jockey,
Former call center agent,
Former private secretary,
Former marketing assistant,
Former layout artist,

Manager, tutor, mother, student, traveler, fashionista and an ex-wife :))

You might be wondering why Forgetful Princess :-) This name was originally given to me by my ex-bf. I had a slight seizure before that gave my head a good knock and after that incident I easily forget things, dates, names and places.

This blog will be my journal about my passion to fashion. You will learn more about me as I go on with this blog. I will teach you simple/basic steps of dress making and latest trends in fashion. Your shopping guide and online store.

Enjoy your stay and have fun learning :-)