1 October, 2014
skufish commented on the project Rock Rock X
skufish commented on the project White shirtblouse JOKER
Very nice experiment!
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26 September, 2014
skufish added the project called Integral Terrain 3
Evening gown for degree capstone collection. Pattern work was done using Transformational Reconstruction “ribbon dress” technique.
Curved duchess satin panels with inserted satin piping, pintucke…
skufish added the project called Integral Terrain 2
Ensemble for degree capstone collection. Silk crepe de chine cowl neck shell with couched embroidery, black cotton sateen blazer with topstitched peplum and multiple lapel stylings, black cotton sa…
6 August, 2013
skufish commented on the project Subtraction cutting experiment
Julian Roberts has a link to his free booklet on the method at http://julianand.tumblr.com/ (clic…
2 August, 2013
skufish added the project called Subtraction cutting experiment
Inspired by Julian Roberts’ instructions on a novel pattern-cutting method.
I applied the “coil” tunnel-cutting method to a thrifted bamboo sateen bedsheet that had a silky drape. The top edges ar…
27 May, 2013
skufish added the project called Retro Jumper
Simple A-line jumper with drawstring neck and side seam pockets. Made in loosely woven cotton crepe, lined with white chiffon.
9 May, 2013
skufish added the project called Egyptian 1920s Dress
Final project for level 1 draping course. Straight-cut 1920s shift dress with inset doubled handkerchief skirt in white charmeuse and chain-embellished collar. Fully lined.
The skirt inset seam …
6 November, 2012
skufish commented on the project Curvilinear leggings
The pattern was self-drafted and the colorblocked panels were assembled with a 3-thread overlock …
4 November, 2012
skufish added the project called Flirting with danger
Drafting level 1 midterm – went above and beyond. Knee-length dress from charcoal suiting with A-line skirt and topstitched black faux leather panels.
Getting the curves to match up at side seams…
skufish added the project called Side-draped tank dress
Simple tank dress with voluminously draped high-low hem and faux leather inset. An experiment in pattern cutting.
skufish added the project called Curvilinear leggings
Shimmery gold and matte black jersey leggings with curvilinear panels. Waistband is topstitched with elastic thread for security and stretch. Made for knitwear design course.
skufish added the project called Flared hooded dress
Flared A-line short dress with bell sleeves and pointed hood in cozy charcoal/black sweaterknit. Made for knitwear design course.
14 August, 2012
skufish added the project called Peplum Pantsuit
100% wool twill peplum jacket and ankle pant, fully lined. Jacket has internal shoulder pads and covered-snap closures. Intermediate sewing class project.
9 March, 2012
7 March, 2012
skufish commented on the project Jersey cowl tank
I got it on sale at FashionFabricsClub.com. Looks like they still have it in stock!
skufish added the project called Jersey cowl tank
Simple cowl neck tank in printed spandex jersey. Pattern is modified from an out-of-print Butterick pattern. Got a bit more practice working with my new serger. This will come in handy for more for…
6 March, 2012
skufish commented on the project Reversible Wrap Circle Skirt
The pattern was self drafted. It is a full circle skirt with waist measurement of 36" to allow 9"…
5 March, 2012
skufish added the project called Reversible Wrap Circle Skirt
A simple reversible circle skirt with shorter front hemline. There is a “satin” side and a “shantung” side to the hand dyed fabric (see detail). The waistband is attached invisibly so the finish is…
28 February, 2012
skufish favorited the project Wrap Blouse 9/2010 #110 and 9/2010 #111 - again!
skufish commented on the project Wedding Bolero for sister
Amazingly resourceful and thoughtfully designed!
24 February, 2012
skufish ’s status has been updated to:
Always looking for more fabric.
skufish added the project called French Press Cozy
I knit and felted a big swatch of Noro Kureyon a long time ago, and I finally found a use for it – a French press cozy! I used one ball of Noro in a stitch pattern called “berry stitch.” Once felte…
skufish added the project called Deconstructed Scandi Sweaterdress
Made from 100% recycled thrifted sweaters! This piece was made for an avant-garde/deconstruction exhibit at fashion school. I used the striking fairisle sweater as a starting point. The obi-style w…
skufish added the project called Dip Dyed Shorts
A project from the intermediate sewing course. Simple lined hot pants with a back zipper closure. We also had to embellish after construction, so I dip-dyed the hem to make it modern and fun.
skufish added the project called Slate Gray Tuxedo Jacket
From Burda WOF 11/07. Tuxedo lapel jacket with in-seam pockets. This was my first tailored jacket project. I tried making a bagged lining and bound buttonholes for the first time. Not bad.
skufish added the project called Ombre Beaded Dress
This was a project for fashion school – Fall 2011. We were all required to use the same cap-sleeved dress pattern in my introductory sewing class, so I decided to push the envelope. I hand-dyed st…