November 2009


wool balloon dress - close up
I got a question about how to draft the collars that I usually have on my garments. They are really simple to draft, surprisingly simple and here comes a little tutorial on how to.

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Här kommer min korsettsömadsbeskrivning på svenska
Here is my corset tutorial on Swedish, you English speaking folks can find the English version here.

re:design24 summer dress

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workspace
my workspace today, a total mess as usual.

scraps
Working with leather is quite expensive, the materials cost much and you get a lot of small pieces that are hard to make useful. This week I have spent trying to make things out of these scrap pieces.

scraps - earrig3
Small pieces put on silver coloured head pin and then dipped in plastic craft paint.

scraps - bracelet
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Triangular pieces from cutting circular pieces out of a square.

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Punching holes, painting with craft paint and putting on a string.

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Makes a pretty bracelet

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scraps - claws
Claws

scraps - hairpin
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A hairpin using the scraps from a kind of necklaces I make. Dyed and filled with glass pearls.

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scraps - earrings
More earrings made ot of small pieces dipped in craft paint.