creatarian, member | September 28th, 20141 comment
I was given this fabric and I loved the stretch and variated grey color. Perfect for an office blouse. The back has lace over a different grey fabric since I ran short. The edging of the lace was cut...
ThreadsMagazine, editor | March 17th, 20142 comments
Make a creative finished edge with this embellishment technique. It beautifully adorns your garment, and it will provide weight to the hem. This method pays homage to Mariano Fortuny's signature style.
LOUISE CUTTING, contributor | March 3rd, 201427 comments
Many shirttails have very tight curves at the side seams and can be difficult to produce a smooth line along the outside edge. In this technique, the front and back hem curves are completed before the side seams are sewn.
My jacket was inspired by the work of Koos van den Akker. The collage used new fabrics and fabrics from my stash. The lining/inside fabric has been in that stash for about 25 years. The light colored...