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skufish

Always looking for more fabric.

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1 October, 2014



26 September, 2014

  • 10:25 PM

    skufish added the project called Integral Terrain 3
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    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…

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  • 10:14 PM

    skufish added the project called Integral Terrain 2
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    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…

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6 August, 2013



2 August, 2013

  • 07:14 PM

    skufish added the project called Subtraction cutting experiment
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    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…

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27 May, 2013

  • 10:54 PM

    skufish added the project called Retro Jumper
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    Simple A-line jumper with drawstring neck and side seam pockets. Made in loosely woven cotton crepe, lined with white chiffon.

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9 May, 2013

  • 04:40 PM

    skufish added the project called Egyptian 1920s Dress
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    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 …

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6 November, 2012

  • 02:30 AM

    skufish commented on the project Curvilinear leggings

    The pattern was self-drafted and the colorblocked panels were assembled with a 3-thread overlock …

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4 November, 2012

  • 07:56 PM

    skufish added the project called Flirting with danger
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    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…

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  • 07:25 PM

    skufish added the project called Side-draped tank dress
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    Simple tank dress with voluminously draped high-low hem and faux leather inset. An experiment in pattern cutting.

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  • 07:21 PM

    skufish added the project called Curvilinear leggings
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    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.

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  • 07:16 PM

    skufish added the project called Flared hooded dress
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    Flared A-line short dress with bell sleeves and pointed hood in cozy charcoal/black sweaterknit. Made for knitwear design course.

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14 August, 2012

  • 09:37 PM

    skufish added the project called Peplum Pantsuit
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    100% wool twill peplum jacket and ankle pant, fully lined. Jacket has internal shoulder pads and covered-snap closures. Intermediate sewing class project.

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9 March, 2012



7 March, 2012

  • 03:48 PM

    skufish commented on the project Jersey cowl tank

    I got it on sale at FashionFabricsClub.com. Looks like they still have it in stock!
    http://www.fa…

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  • 03:30 PM

    skufish added the project called Jersey cowl tank
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    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…

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6 March, 2012



5 March, 2012

  • 10:34 PM

    skufish added the project called Reversible Wrap Circle Skirt
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    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…

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28 February, 2012



24 February, 2012

  • 04:02 AM

    skufish ’s status has been updated to:
    Always looking for more fabric.
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  • 03:56 AM

    skufish added the project called French Press Cozy
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    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…

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  • 03:41 AM

    skufish added the project called Deconstructed Scandi Sweaterdress
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    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…

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  • 03:21 AM

    skufish added the project called Dip Dyed Shorts
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    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.

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  • 03:12 AM

    skufish added the project called Slate Gray Tuxedo Jacket
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    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.

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  • 03:00 AM

    skufish added the project called Ombre Beaded Dress
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    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…

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