Category Archives: Fashion

14th Annual Denver Paper Fashion Show 2018

Denver Paper Fashion Show, an event you can’t miss! For the past 14 years Denver talent has shown what it can do with paper and scissors. Making gorgeous, out-of-this-world creations, all using paper. The Paper Fashion Show in years past … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars Recap: S6 E 10

Project Runway All Stars Recap, Season 6 Episode 10: Rock Your Face Off photos courtesy of mylifetime.com.     This episode starts at the Hard Rock Cafe, where we get a good look at the merchandise available at the restaurant. … Continue reading

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Sketch to Sew: Drawing as Planning with Sienna of Not a Primary Color

If your sewing plans for 2018 include more careful planning, fashion sketching might be a useful step in that process. Next up in our Sketch to Sew series, we’re featuring inspiring maker Sienna, of @NotAPrimaryColor and notaprimarycolor.wordpress.com, about how she … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars S6: E9 Recap

Project Runway All Stars Season 6, Episode 9 Recap: Posen on the Red Carpet photos courtesy of mylifetime.com Once again, I cannot get over Alyssa’s outfit. What exactly is she wearing THIS week? I hope it’s a Zac Posen original, … Continue reading

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Celebrate Barbie’s 59th Birthday – Share Your Stories With Us!

March 9, 2018 marks Barbie’s 59th birthday! By Sew News columnist Abby Glassenberg Excerpted from Sew News February/March 2018 Many sewists got their start sewing for a favorite doll. For many people, that first favorite doll was a Barbie. Columnist Abby Glassenberg … Continue reading

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Sketch to Sew: Fashion Sketching Tips from Meg Healy of BurdaStyle

Do you draw your designs before stitching them? Fashion sketching is a great way to round out your sewing and planning skills. From capturing design and alteration ideas and setting sewing intentions to documenting your creative journey and testing out garment … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars Recap: Mizrahi Madness

Project Runway All Stars Recap Season 6, Episode 8: Mizrahi Madness photos courtesy of mylifetime.com. This episode was all about color. The designers took a trip to an Isaac Mizrahi exhibit to view the evolution of his designs and his … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars S6 E7 Recap

Project Runway All Stars Season 6 Episode 7 Recap: A Kick in the Astros photos courtesy of mylifetime.com. After a week hiatus, we’re back with Project Runway All-Stars! I’m not sure why they took a week off, but they sure … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars Recap: S6, E6

Project Runway All Stars Recap: Season 6, Episode 6: Thrown for a Loop by Betty Boop photos courtesy of mylifetime.com. This week, Betty Boop was the special guest. The designers were challenged by her to create a youthful, fashion-foward look that she’d … Continue reading

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Winter Games Opening Ceremony Fashions

Winter Games–Snowsuit Fashion at its Finest I’m excited about the opening ceremony this Friday. I love watching as the teams from each country file into the stadium and fill it with color and personality. Usually the opening ceremony looks are … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars S6, E5 Recap

Project Runway All Stars S6, E5: Fashion’s New Superheroes photos courtesy of mylifetime.com. On this week’s Project Runway All-Stars, the designers had to celebrate woman’s inner superhero using words featured in Rodial’s HERO products as “super power” inspiration. Let me … Continue reading

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Look Like Gisele for the Big Game

Hosting the big game this weekend? What’s a girl to wear? There’s no need to don an oversized jersey or bulky sweatsuit. Take some cues from Tom Brady’s wife and look effortless yet pulled together with your team’s colors strategically … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars S6, E4 Recap

Project Runway All Stars Season 6, Episode 4 Recap: Balls Out! photos courtesy of mylifetime.com Yay for unconventional challenges! They certainly make for entertaining television.

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Trench-spiration: Inspiring Trench Coat Trends to Sew

We’re so excited to continue our Sew Along series in the new year. First up is the Luzerne Trench by Deer & Doe. I’m a long-time fan of Deer & Doe Patterns: I find that their patterns offer interesting details, … Continue reading

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High-End Hack: Pearl Hem Pant Styling

Styling embellished denim can be more difficult than the making of them. I’ve created 10 different looks using the Pearl Hem Pants that were featured in the Feb/Mar 2018 issue of Sew News‘ “High-End Hack” column. I was able to … Continue reading

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Project Runway All Stars Recap: Season 6, Episode 3

Project Runway All Stars Recap: Season 6, Episode 3: Perfect Pairings photos courtesy of mylifetime.com. Despite Alyssa telling us there would be no more team challenges this season, we start episode 3 with…a team challenge. The designers were tasked with creating … Continue reading

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High-End Hack: Pearl Hem Pant Tutorial

Pearl Hem Pants Embellished denim is everywhere and adorned with everything, including pearls, gems and embroidery. Begin with a pair of ready-made jeans and easily create your own designer denim without breaking the bank. Follow these simple step-by-step photos to … Continue reading

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