Posts Tagged: Pattern Making

Jumpsuit in Technicolour

 Remember the jumpsuit I made a few days ago (here)? Well, it has been upgraded from black to glorious colour. I bought a few pieces of African print fabric a while back and used one to make a winter jacket

Jumpsuit in Technicolour

 Remember the jumpsuit I made a few days ago (here)? Well, it has been upgraded from black to glorious colour. I bought a few pieces of African print fabric a while back and used one to make a winter jacket

Jumpsuit

I have a list of things I had always wanted to wear and on top of the list is a jumpsuit (next being a kilt). The problem is the jumpsuit look is very hard look to pull off and in

Jumpsuit

I have a list of things I had always wanted to wear and on top of the list is a jumpsuit (next being a kilt). The problem is the jumpsuit look is very hard look to pull off and in

Cropped Trousers

One thing lead to another and the result was this cropped trousers. I love it when coincidence does all the work for you. It all started when I was wearing my wide leg cropped trousers. As I was sitting down,

Cropped Trousers

One thing lead to another and the result was this cropped trousers. I love it when coincidence does all the work for you. It all started when I was wearing my wide leg cropped trousers. As I was sitting down,

Sunburst Experimentation

I had this idea in my head for quite a while now but never got the time to realise it. I usually only take action when the idea manifest itself as a nagging thought inside my head. With such a

Sunburst Experimentation

I had this idea in my head for quite a while now but never got the time to realise it. I usually only take action when the idea manifest itself as a nagging thought inside my head. With such a

Self-Made Selvedge

It seems recently that there has been a boom in men wearing selvedge jeans. The loose cut of the jeans also makes it a refreshing alternative to the ever skinner skinny jeans. Selvedge jeans are made from hand woven denim

Self-Made Selvedge

It seems recently that there has been a boom in men wearing selvedge jeans. The loose cut of the jeans also makes it a refreshing alternative to the ever skinner skinny jeans. Selvedge jeans are made from hand woven denim

My Thought Process!

I am always intrigued at the thought process that goes through Yohji Yamamoto or Rei Kawakubo’s head when they cut these exquisite garments that goes on the runway. The details on the garments are amazing but at the same time

My Thought Process!

I am always intrigued at the thought process that goes through Yohji Yamamoto or Rei Kawakubo’s head when they cut these exquisite garments that goes on the runway. The details on the garments are amazing but at the same time

French Work Jacket

Introduced in the 19th century, this iconic blue jacket was worn as a means of protecting the worker’s body from the dirt spewing from the factory.  The term “bleu de travail” (working blues) became tightly associated with the work jacket as

French Work Jacket

Introduced in the 19th century, this iconic blue jacket was worn as a means of protecting the worker’s body from the dirt spewing from the factory.  The term “bleu de travail” (working blues) became tightly associated with the work jacket as

Sibling’s Day Out!

It was a lovely yesterday. It was bitterly cold but the sun was out and it was a great day for a stroll around the shops in London. What made everything even better was my sister’s visit to London and

Sibling’s Day Out!

It was a lovely yesterday. It was bitterly cold but the sun was out and it was a great day for a stroll around the shops in London. What made everything even better was my sister’s visit to London and

Keeping Warm!

With my sister’s birthday round the corner, I have been racking my brain in what to get her. Usually, the distance between us would mean that she would often get a birthday card from me but as she is coming

Keeping Warm!

With my sister’s birthday round the corner, I have been racking my brain in what to get her. Usually, the distance between us would mean that she would often get a birthday card from me but as she is coming

It’s All Gone BLACK!

Winter is finally here and as the longer night sweeps in, everything seems to have gone black. Maybe that’s what happened to my fabric choices as well as all the colour seemed to have dissipated. There may be a point

It’s All Gone BLACK!

Winter is finally here and as the longer night sweeps in, everything seems to have gone black. Maybe that’s what happened to my fabric choices as well as all the colour seemed to have dissipated. There may be a point