Tag Archives: fashion

Project Runway Recap: S16, E6

Project Runway Recap Season 16, Episode 6: Models Off Duty

Share
Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Project Runway Recap, S16, E5

Project Runway Recap Season 16, Episode 5: Descending Into Good and Evil

Share
Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Project Runway Week in Review S16, E4

We’re Sleeping Wear? Season 16, Episode 4 The designers must incorporate surface embellishment techniques into sleepwear fashions for Heidi Klum’s Sleepwear Collection. The winning look will be mass produced for Heidi’s line. photos courtesy of mylifetime.com. I was super excited … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion, Sewing In The News, Sewing Inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Project Runway Week in Review–S16, E3

Project Runway: Week in Review A Leap of Innovation Taking inspiration from the movie Leap. I’ll start off by saying: I don’t get it. The winning look from E3 looked like a sloppy, ill-fitting oversized men’s shirt with button loop … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion, Garment Sewing | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

STAR WARS: Storytelling Through Costume

“I saw this Jedi costume… At last I had an idea of who I was, how to carry myself, and I had my way of being.” —Samuel L. Jackson, Actor Costume is a vital storytelling element, visually communicating information about … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Costumes, Sewing Inspiration | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

BurdaStyle Cape Top

Seasonally appropriate? Not in the least! I’m a summer girl, so sometimes the only thing that gets me through fall and winter is dreaming about when the warm weather will come around again. That’s what was behind my choice to … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion, Sewing Inspiration | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

How To Sew Leggings

Leggings have been a trend for a while, but it’s one I hadn’t really gotten into. But when I saw the article in the Feb/Mar 2016 issue of Sew News about making your own leggings, I decided to give it … Continue reading

Share
Posted in E-patterns, Sewing Inspiration, Tips & Techniques | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Fashion School Crash Course: Episode 12 Althea Harper Creating A Fashion Collection

Get an inside look into fashion design with Project Runway alumni as your guide! Join us each week to learn about a new topic that will help take your sewing, your fashion and/or your career path, to new heights. Explore … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion School Crash Course | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Fashion Crash Course: Episode 4 Althea Harper – Textiles + A Giveaway The Mood Guide To Fabric & Fashion

Get an inside look into fashion design with Project Runway alumni as your guide! Join us each week to learn about a new topic that will help take your sewing, your fashion and/or your career path, to new heights. Explore … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion School Crash Course | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Fashion Crash Course: Episode 3 Gunnar Deatherage The Importance of Fit + A Giveaway

Get an inside look into fashion design with Project Runway alumni as your guide! Join us each week to learn about a new topic that will help take your sewing, your fashion and/or your career path, to new heights. Explore … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion School Crash Course | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Fashion Crash Course: Episode 1 Carmen Webber Creative Career Change

Get an inside look into fashion design with Project Runway alumni as your guide! Join us each week to learn about a new topic that will help take your sewing, your fashion and/or your career path, to new heights. Explore … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion School Crash Course | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Sew News and the Belle Handbag Sew-Along! Week 2

Welcome back to the Sew News Beautiful Belle Handbag Sew-Along! We are so excited to see all the beautiful fabric choices you have made on our Flickr Belle Handbag Sew-Along Page. If you haven’t checked them out please do so. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Sew Along - Amy Butler, Tutorials | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Amy Butler Fabric and Pattern Giveaway!

Sew-Along with Sew News and Rhonda Buss! Sew News is excited to announce fun sew-alongs that will be happening throughout the year. Our first sew-along is the Amy Butler Beautiful Belle Handbag. Rhonda Buss of Rhonda’s Creative Life will be … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Sew Along - Amy Butler | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 69 Comments

Meet The Designer – Charise Randell

Meet Charise Randell the designer behind the fabulous “Casual Chic” jacket on page 44 of the Dec/Jan 2014 issue of Sew News. Charise has been designing women’s clothing for over 20 years for clients such as Nordstroms, Eddie Bauer and … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Meet the Designer | Tagged , , | 30 Comments

Meet The Designer – Amy Alan

I’m sure most of you are familiar with Amy Alan. She can be seen on Sew It All TV  and her projects have been in Sew News and Sew It All magazines as well as many others. She has done … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Meet the Designer | Tagged , , , , , | 19 Comments

Is it fashion or costume?

I saw this new emerging fashion designer on the website Muuse.com.  Tilda Bay Kristofferson’s latest collection was reviewed as “…impressively dramatic and atmospheric [finding] inspiration in poetry, darkness and a strong, feminine woman.” Unfortunately, I’m unable to view the collection first … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , | Comments Off

Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways – Day 9

Thank you all for participating in Friday’s giveaway and letting us know if you embroider either by hand or machine. Friday’s winner is Patty Kulas and Karen Heinrich! Congratulations, please email info@sewitalltv.com with your mailing addresses to receive one Sulky … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 52 Comments