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it takes slow time to begin to see the cloth – the spaces between…

Rainbow Hex Star {Sizzix Inspired Project}

Last night kicked off the International Quilt Market, spring edition, which is in Salt Lake City this year. Much of my Instagram feed is flowing with pictures of sample spree booty, gorgeous booths, and peeks at new fabric lines and products. 265 more words


Will to Live

At the same time as I was comparing colors to stitch onto my little oxalis-dyed wool, I was also assessing the values of various combinations. 525 more words


Upcycled Almada Robe

Here is a rare sighting: a finished garment post!

And I’m feeling particularly victorious because it was a feat to photograph this robe since I’m usually wearing it in a rather un-photogenic (i.e. 831 more words


Embroidery Rose

Embroidery was something I wanted to use a lot off in my work originally because I loved the effect it gave to simple garments and I felt like I could do a lot with this in regards to my concept. 119 more words



…takes patience!

With each pleat attached with a row of stitching, I am now had-stitching each of them so that the pleats do not ride up when the dress is worn. 31 more words

Rainbow bowls

In an attempt to combat boredom, I have been going back through my ‘To Do’ board on Pinterest and do a few things I have been wanting to try. 466 more words