Saturday, February 23, 2008

Episode 23- Adding Texture to Garments

Thread's Tips and Hints

Ann's Jacket information

Craft Stylish Website

Interview with Mary Ray on Quilted Garments - Adding Texture

Mary Ray Designs website


Gorgeous Silver Jacket

Skirt Hemline
Evening Jacket with quilting details


Here is the cover of Threads issue 103, November 2002. Article starts on page 37.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Episode 22- The "S's" Have It - Scissors and Sergers

Buttonhole scissors
















My blouse 1/2008 # 107













Burda World of Fashion photo for #107
















Skirt for #112
























Information for Scissors:

Gingher repair service

Wenger swissors


Sewing.org article on scissors

Interview with Pam Mahshie

Babylock website

Babylock matchmaker page

Pam's articles on Babylock site

Saturday, February 2, 2008

Episode 21 - Slinky and a Story

Threads reference site
Sewing Muse

Ottobre magazine issues and back issues
My jeans and dress pants are from Ottobre Woman 5/2007
Ottobre site
Check these sources for back issues:
Ebay
Etsy
Dots n Stripes - UK source
Wooly Thread



Needle Nook Blog check out this site for specials, coupons, fabric of the week and inspiration
Ready-to-wear sites for slinky (travel) wardrobe ideas
Chicos
Coldwater Creek

Kwik Sew patterns Ann recommends for slinky
2243 - top - out-of-print
2056 -slacks out-of-print
2900 tshirt
2740 closer fitting t-shirt designed for 50% fabric
check Kwik Sew for the out-of-print patterns and Ebay

Needles for slinky 75/11 and a fine strong thread (Mettler, metrosene)



BWOF #116 1/2008 wrap top