Added Jan 10, 2009
This vest was made by copying a ready made men’s vest and then using vintage ties to create fabric for the front and the bias binding. I hear this is a project that every student of fashion creates, but I was happy with the outcome. I removed the interfacing from the ties to reduce bulk.
Vintage ties, linen, ribbon trim.
One of the most beloved American designers passed last night. We look back at a few of his designs.
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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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See one of the techniques you'll learn in November's Fabric Design course.
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