On the third day of my sewing challenge, I decided to act on lessons learned from Day #1. I sat down with patterns, notes and pen to perform a postmortem on the two garments I constructed.
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