Ivory halter dress made with ivory peachskin. White sheer fabric is gathered on the cummerbund to create a fringed effect. Black and white sheer is latticed on the skirt. My main inspiration was fr…
A blend of biker and out of this world prints. Cotton babydoll dress with spaghetti straps and a sweetheart neckline. Skirt is gathered above knee length with a bow tie back. Gray distressed denim …
I would make a jacket and pants.
This is a great assortment! It would provide much more accuracy with sewing.
Make a costume for a web series and a collection to show at Austin Fashion Week.
I recently inspired a fellow upcoming designer to apply for fashion school and she got accepted!
I have an office space for sewing. I do repairs and hand sewing from home.
Versace Safety pin dress.
One of my first big sewing projects when I started out was altering my prom dress. I added black …
I always get my books from Amazon. Sometimes I get a good find at thrift stores and estate sales.
I would buy Pug in fuchsia to make a dog coat.
Wax tailors chalk, feet for sewing machines, and bees wax.
I sew in my office space. If I do hand sewing I will sit on the couch and watch a movie.
Lately I have been having a lot of fun making baby clothing for all the new arrivals in my family!
This iron would be a great replacement for my drippy iron. I would use this to steam clothing and…
Rutherford Birchard Hayes!
My mom taught me to sew at age 7. I have learned more from internships, books, and sewing classes.
My only experience with sewing wool is at my day job, I worked on a wool blend curtain. I actuall…
I prefer paper patterns, I like to manipulate them to create my own design. I am slowly learning …
I have been sewing since I was 7. I picked it up again 5 years ago after my mom gave me "101 Ways…
I’m inspired by paintings, costumes in film, and music.
Sewing a rolled hem around a tight curve. I couldn’t figure it out on my chiffon collar. Instead …
My dress form.
Hey BurdaStyle! Will you be returning to Austin for SXSW?
My iron and rotary cutter.
6month spent learning how to knit a scarf.
My mom would love this. She is getting back into sewing and travels frequently. I know she would …
I take sewing lessons every week with a local designer in Austin. I learn a variety of things fro…
Covers for my outdoor furniture, decorative flags/awning for my RV, or a cute makeup bag!
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Shop top selling silk patterns, just in time for Thursday's web seminar.
Dress up outerwear with deep shawl collars and sew up a lovely fitted dress with a flounced hemline.
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Can't wait for the Hunger Games film? Sew up the perfect Katniss outfit!
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