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Drafting Strawberry Fields

I pulled out my flat pattern book from college and was amazed that I once knew all this stuff. Keep in mind, I was an AG Scinces Major; I took Flat Pattern my last semester; I think I needed 3 credits, and was really pleased to be able to take something that was totally stress free and just plain fun.   388 more words

Drafting a Faux Wrap Dress Part 2

Now that I have my custom pattern drafted, I will draft the sleeves after I do the final fitting in the sample fabric. I chose a… 267 more words

Pattern Drafting

Another Up-Cycle: Ombre Dip dye

Dip-Dye Ombre Dress

Upcycled Ombre Dress with Bow

Another day, another up-cycled men’s button-down. This project took about 6 hours and because it is made from my husband’s old shirt, it cost nothing in fabric. 1,224 more words

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Enroll your child into Cheryl Gold Fashion School

Welcome to Cheryl Gold Fashion School

Cheryl Gold offers the following services – Hat making, Bead making, Cake, Fashion Design, Interior and Event Decoration, Event Management and many more… 88 more words


Pattern Draping on the Stand:  Sweetheart Bodice

Started practicing pattern draping again this week. Haven’t attempted it for more than a few years now. It’s difficult so I really want to master it as best as possible. 554 more words


Course Practise: Extended Body

Today we were learning about making padded extended bodies. Extended bodies can include things like pregnancy bumps, muscle suits and hunch backs.

We were asked by our tutor to bring in a picture of the extended body that we wanted to create. 399 more words


Adding Variety to My Favorite Knit Top

One of the great hands-on workshops I attended at last summer’s ASG Conference was Jennifer Stern-Hasemann’s half-day class called “Beyond the Boatneck.” Jen is a great teacher as well as an excellent designer and patternmaker. 1,392 more words

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