4 May, 2011
geministitcher commented on the article The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: How Sewing Changed the Lives of an Afghan Family
Trully a testament to the power of not only the human spirit, but, the strength of women to heal and bring together their communities, and inspire others to follow suit. Sewing has been passed down…
9 November, 2010
geministitcher commented on the project Canaval phoenix
thank you for your comments. It has been used so much that I had make a second body suit. I will post is at soon as i get the photo.
30 December, 2009
geministitcher commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
I get inspiration from sewing everywhere! Now more spicifically… this website, threads magazine, vogue, elle, style magazine, my children’s drawings, paper atr artists, whatever show I am working…
5 December, 2009
geministitcher commented on the article African Body Shapes and Western Influences
I agree that this blog on body shaping is totally relevant and under discussed. i sew for myself because i have a ‘non-standard’ body shape. Then again i’m a ‘non-standard’ person. The standard bo…
geministitcher commented on the article Prosti-tots
I think it does belong on a fashion blog. many of us have children sew for children,design for children or know someone that does. World fashion and the history of fashion is driven by shock value…
geministitcher commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a SINGER® CONFIDENCE™ 7467 Sewing Machine
My first sewing machine was a Brother that i bought for $100 at a Walmart in Chirstiansburg, VA. It was my freshman year in coullege and I was simultaneously making costumes for a dance group, work…
1 December, 2009
geministitcher favorited the project Le petite manchette
geministitcher commented on the project large red tiered skirt with train
there isn’t a pattern. The joy of circles, and ovals! I measured her and then we drafted a circle skirt with a train to fit her. A wedding dress with a full ball gown skirt and train is a great ex…
12 November, 2009
geministitcher added the project large red tiered skirt with train
multi tiered full circle skirt with flounces, with train. It was made as a costume but could totally be a wedding skirt if made out of nicer fabric, It took two of us approx. 15hours to cut and sew.
geministitcher added the project Canaval phoenix
Yellow halter leotard with rhinestones, and tailfeather belt.
24 June, 2009
geministitcher commented on the article Knock-Offs Knocked Out!
If they are allowed to enact this law against piracy it should only be where they really have trouble: Branding. The funny thing is copyright law allows you to sell “Bolex” because it is differnt t…
24 December, 2008
geministitcher commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win a Singer Sewing Machine!
Here’s to holiday hoping. Last night I was optimistic and found my wallet outside beside my car in the dark (i was beginning to panic). Happy Holidays