Alterations, Sewing

Storm-Grey Kimono Re-boot

It came to me in a dream the other night!  I figured out how to fix the Storm-grey kimono and save it from being a total loss.  The ties were not lined up.  Oh, two ties were lined up and and the other two ties were lined up but it becomes painfully obvious that all… Continue reading Storm-Grey Kimono Re-boot

Advertisements
Sewing

My First Frankenpattern: the Storm-Grey Kimono

I was asked by a co-worker at the day job if I could recreate a favorite garment.  It seems the co-worker's significant other had purchased him a casual kimono while on a trip to Japan.  The garment had become a treasured item and has been worn almost daily.  He wondered if I could make him… Continue reading My First Frankenpattern: the Storm-Grey Kimono