having fun making clothes (quite literally) from rubbish!
thanks! and I know, it sure is! what exam board are you on? We’re doing OCR so we’ve started our …
thanks for the tip, I think I shall do so! and all the best to you, too :)
Thanks! I’ve got an interview for an art/textile foundation course the week after next so I might…
Thank you, it’s so encouraging to have positive feedback! and you’ve tempted me to make a more we…
Thanks! and no problem! :)
I found a scarf with really pretty surface detail in the charity shop, so I folded it out, chopped it up and make a cute little cap sleeve top with it.
Thanks for modelling it Rachel :)
this is truly beautiful, I LOVE it! and yeah, totally wear it to prom :)
My final piece for my A2 textiles project on glass!
The cut away sections at the front were inspired by the shapes of stained glass from my local cathedral.
The sleeve multi-coloured pleating/fo…
From my GCSE art textile days!
The theme for the exam was ‘travel’ and I looked into migration and birds. We had 10 hours to make our final piece in the exam and this is what I did!
Modelled by m…
aw, thank you! when I showed it to my teacher she just said ’it’s crazy…but I like it!’
for my A2 textiles we got to choose our project this term…I decided to start off with ‘glass’ as my inspiration and just fell in love with Dale Chihuly’s multicoloured blown glass sculptures, the…
thanks so much, I’m glad you like them :)
thank you! :)
hm, maybe a lego dress will have to be in the making?! and thank you very much! :)
thanks, I just couldn’t resist once I had the idea! So far they’ve had some expeditions around th…
thank you very much, it’s so lovely to have such kind comments!
thank you :)
it sure was fun…and its even more fun to see people double take whenever I wear them ;)
thank you so much!
thank you!! my mum often tells me I’m crazy too! ;)
ha, thank you! ladygaga could have a pair in her closet, right next to her meat dress, maybe?!
aw, I’d love to see how yours turn out, I hope your friend has a lovely birthday!
Thanks so much, it really is so encouraging to have lovely comments :)
thank you, you’re very kind! :)
oh, thank you so much everybody for your lovely comments! It’s fabulous that there are other othe…
thanks! and yes, you assume correctly- there was a huge roll of white lining paper left over in o…
I brought some heels from the charity shop in town…but they just seemed a little too, well, normal and boring. So I took them home and covered them in LEGO! now they are exciting! :)
I wore them…
Last week we had a recycled fashion show at our school as part of arts week!
Here are some of the outfits I made which my friends modelled in the show…
Pattern of the Week
Hippie meets grunge in this plaid top with flared sleeves and a round neckline.
Leopard and snakeskin are the new neutrals.
Member Project of the Week
Peneloping's hand beaded frock is a real stunner.
Make these brand new blouses and dresses in candy colored silk.
Sewing & Techniques
Check out this guide all about mini closure solutions!
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