Scott Tracy x Hello Kitty

This week I got a request for the most unusual sewing job I've ever had. Based on a tattoo his girlfriend has, a client needed a Scott Tracy outfit made for a Hello Kitty doll. Scott Tracy is a fictional character from the TV series Thunderbirds, which I had never heard of but was happy to take... Continue Reading →

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Skube = Skirt + Tube

What is a skube? It's a skirt plus a tube! Skube.me, owned and designed by Monica Kohler, makes fun, easy to wear tube skirts. The idea behind the skube is versatility; fashion that transitions easily from workout to work day. The skube fits right in poolside just as well as a business casual setting. Over... Continue Reading →

My summer of making art.

This summer I took a big journey into creating art. I was invited to help with the construction of a Memory quilt for the Contemporary Arts Center's 75th annaverary by the amazing Pam Kravetz. She asked me to make quilt portraits of the members of my family to replicate the work of JR who's portraits... Continue Reading →

Muslin update

Muslins are ugly, they just are.  So bland and colorless.  When I make one I can appreciate the beauty in it, well, because I made it.  But it takes a lot of imagination to see the final garment in a beige mass of unbleached cotton.  For example, here is a snap shot of a muslin,... Continue Reading →

What’s in a Muslin?

Since every minute of my free time and some of my not so free time is spent worrying, doodleing, and actually working on my senior thesis, I have no time for crafting. So, I thought maybe you would like to see exactly what goes into designing a small collection.  I say small because we are... Continue Reading →

New Issue of Kiki

The fall issue of Kiki is out!  This is the second DIY project I have done for this great magazine. If you're new to Kiki, this is a truely well done magazine for pre-teen and early teen girls that  comes out seasonally.  It focuses on style, individuality and substance.  I strongly believe that teaching girls... Continue Reading →

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