The contest gallery for the Pattern Review Sudoku Contest is filling up. The wardrobes the ladies are creating are wonderful. This is one of the highest-standard challenges I have seen taking shape yet, and still: it does not feel like a competition at all...on the discussion board everyone is helping each other out with advice, … Continue reading Sudoku Busted!
For the final version of my Multiple Personality Project (a.k.a. Pattern Review's One Pattern Many Looks Contest) I tried a colour-blocked shirt. I am not a great fan of colour blocking, so I considered two not-too-contrasting colours. To add interest I wanted to applique a few flourishes on one of the front pieces. Initially I … Continue reading Butterick 6325: Arty Crafty Spirit Animal Shirt
This is a "Brag with Other People's Talents" post. I want to do a Feature Post to show off the work of my friend Clarissa. She of the 3D applique poncho I showed you here. (I "stole" that picture at the time...Hi Clarissa! I knew you wouldn't mind!) Clarissa is a Polar Fleece ARTIST. … Continue reading Friends and Fantastic Beasts
" Tomorrow, when the sun is shining and I have a family member who is awake and can hold a camera, I will update this post with a pic of me in this tunic." (At that stage it was 00.55 and I just wanted to meet the deadline for the Natural Fabrics challenge.) I finally … Continue reading The Don’t-Drop-The-Ball Tunic