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daughterfish

Just posted my Future Dress tutorial! http://daughterfish.co

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7 April, 2014

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    daughterfish added the project Pleated dress/pants
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    I’ve been experimenting with Madame Grs-style pleats and draping. This is a test run, made of cheap polyester jersey, just to get the hang of the pleats. Next time I’ll try it in something nicer! B…

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17 February, 2014

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    daughterfish added the project The Babies Who Lunch Jacket
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    I made this little wool kimono jacket using an awesome Molly’s Sketchbook tutorial from the Purl Bee. Baby’s been able to wear it from 3 to 8 months (now it’s fitting her as a three-quarter length …

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26 November, 2012

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    daughterfish added the project Cowl-Neck Hoodie
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    Cowls and hoodies are two of my favorite types of tops, so I decided to combine them in this shirt. Still a work in progress, I’m planning to tweak the design so the hoodie is a little more form fi…

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    daughterfish commented on the article The Making of a Peplum Top and Pencil Skirt

    Amy, the entire ensemble is beautiful! I particularly love the top and the fantastic lining you used. Looks great on you!



9 October, 2012



1 October, 2012

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    daughterfish added the project TARTAN TOPCOAT
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    I made this from some gifted tartan wool, and a pattern for a Christian Balenciaga-inspired topcoat from The Center for Pattern Design. The pattern had a lot to be desired, but I love the cut. More…

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30 September, 2012

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    daughterfish commented on the article Get the Look: Ivy Style

    I love these patterns! I went to see the other exhibit at FIT, fashion A to Z, and the long blue trench here reminds me of this fantastic Calvin Klein jacket in that exhibit!



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21 September, 2012

  • 03:54 PM

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    daughterfish added the project FUTURE DRESS WITH HOOD
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    This denim number is another variation on my take on Claire McCardell’s future dress. I added a hood as sun shield. Since it’s made of a thick, stretchy denim, I’ll be able to wear into fall with t…

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