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Draping on the stand is a major part of fashion design, it is the process of positioning and pinning fabric on a mannequin to develop the structure of a garment design. 66 more words

Palimpsest AW16/17

An exciting collaboration and shoot from 3 weeks ago, final photos are now live – check out the entire shoot here. 32 more words


1930s Sew-along with Norma: Completed First Toile


Here’s the weekly update on my participation in the 1930s Sew-along with Norma  The toile is completed and I’m happy to report that the results are almost at the point where I can say “It’s worked!!”.  880 more words

Custom Dressmaking

Making a Taffeta Dress, 1890's Inspired, Part One

This post is long overdue since I finished this part of the project back in January! I put off writing about it for a while because the skirt was giving me trouble, and I wasn’t sure if the project would even get completed. 1,041 more words

The Making Of

While Wanderlust

My senior apparel collection, titled “While Wanderlust”, was inspired by the giddy and child-like feeling brought on by traveling about unfamiliar places. It is true, that we no longer need to set sail on wooden boats or in unstable carriages to explore, but the present-day traveler still needs functional and outdoor clothing for adventuring. 350 more words


Draping is elegant in fabric

I come in. I’m going to sketch, I’m going to drape, I don’t know what I’m going to do.