Fanzine #004: FASHION CRAFT REVOLUTION The fourth in a series of bi-annual collectable fanzines which seek to uncover the stories behind the clothing we wear. FASHION CRAFT REVOLUTION is an extensive examination of how we interact with craft in the age of the Anthropocene – from the effects of globalisation, to the plight of the homeworker; the crafts that are on the brink of extinction, and the ones that are alive, kicking, and actively embracing new technologies to ensure the hand-made and the artisanal remain relevant for the future. This issue is 240 x 170mm and 104 pages long.
Tutorials Hola there! Here you can find an organized list of all my tutorials, projects and printables. I want to point out that I am no sewing expert and have no formal education in either sewing or English (Spanish is my native language) So I might not always use the correct terminology or best technique, I am always learning too! It might not always be perfect, but it’s sure a lot of fun! All of my tutorials and printables for personal use only, if you want to sell items made with these tutorials please purchase a Limited Production License.
Skirts :. #5135 Red skirt Difficulty: * Recommended fabrics: natural or combined. You will need: crepe satin; 1 zipper; 1 button. Attention! Fabric consumption varies depending on the size of garment. How To Sew Free Patterns If you have an idea of the garment you want to sew, or the technique you want to use, you'll find our sewing pattern collections very useful... Sewing pattern finder Our free online sewing patterns are now organised within the new pattern finder tool. Click here for an overview of all of our sewing patterns, divided into the following categories Click here for all of our sewing patterns for your home Tutorial List Skip to content Home shop About Meet Me Towards the Preservation and Dissemination of Historical Silk Weaving Techniques in the Digital Era Historical weaving techniques have evolved in time and space giving as result more or less fabrics with different aesthetical characteristics. These techniques were transferred along the main silk production centers, thanks to the European Silk Road and creating a common European Frame on themes and techniques. These had made it complicated to determine whether a fabric corresponds to one century or another. Moreover, in order to understand their creation, it is necessary to determine the number of weaves and interlacements that each textile has, therefore, mathematical models can be extracted from these layers.
DIY Elbow Patch While perusing Pinterest one evening, I came across an intriguing tutorial on the wonderful art of needle felting. I had to learn more – especially after realizing it entailed repeatedly stabbing a needle up and down into a piece of fabric or sweater. A satisfying stress reliever that results in something wearable? Sign me up. And now that I can officially call myself a needle felting maven (and nerd), trust me when I say that you’re going to have a blast with this technique. Lesson Plan: World's Easiest Skirt My sewing skills are pretty much limited to making my machine go forwards and backwards with a straight stitch. If you can do that (and also handle a pair of scissors), you can make this skirt. This lesson plan comes largely thanks to Susan of freshly picked, whose incredible and much more lucid elastic-waist skirt pattern you can find here. The first several steps are hers, and are much easier to understand on her blog. Thanks also to Kendi, who told me that I could add text using Picasa and contributed to any clarity this lesson plan has. P.S.