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Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: 40s Jacket Deconstruction. Gertie picks apart a jacket to share all the lovely tailoring details hidden away inside...

Cool news: I have an exciting new job teaching fashion part time at Marist College. The class is for juniors, and it focuses on the development of a tailored collection. And you know how I love my tailoring! Over winter break, the students had a really interesting assignment: to find and deconstruct a vintage jacket, making a pattern and several new designs from it. I didn't want to be left out of the fun, so I decided to get in on the deconstruction action myself, which I shall document…

Monday Morning Inspiration

Good Morning! and a very Happy Christmas week to you all :) I love details, those special little accents that set a garment apart and give it that oh so special touch. I came across this photo and fel

If you've been following this blog, you'll remember that I have been deconstructing suits at various price points to show how they are made. So far I’ve examined a $500 Jos. A. Bank suit and a $1,500 Z Zegna suit. This week we are taking a big jump in price to a $4,000 Tom Ford suit: As the former creative director for

If you've been following this blog, you'll remember that I have been deconstructing suits at various price points to show how they are made. So far I’ve examined a $500 Jos. A. Bank suit and a $1,500 Z Zegna suit. This week we are taking a big jump in price to a $4,000 Tom Ford suit: As the former creative director for

ак как машинные сначала обтачиваются нитками, а только после этого прорезаются (могут остаться «обрезки» ткани в рабочей зоне), а ручные напротив, сперва прорезаются, а затем уже обтачиваются нитками, таким образом обеспечивая мягкую и ровную, но не менее прочную рабочую зону. Также некоторые мастера делают вручную закрепки по краям клапанов кармана — в этом тоже есть смысл, так как при активном пользовании карманы могут р

Читая рекламные материалы о разных ателье или производителях высококачественных готовых костюмов, вы наверняка не раз сталкивались с упоминаниями «X ручных операций», где X может составлять от пары…

Collar of jacket finished | Sigrid - sewing projects | Bloglovin

Sewing is slow at the moment, there’s just too much other things going on. I only managed to work on my jacket tonight. I finished the collar using the technique described in an old Threads magazine (

The Rake gets deep into the fold of pleated trousers and showcases the many ways in which they can be worn.

The Rake gets deep into the fold of pleated trousers and showcases the many ways in which they can be worn.

Tweed coat with laced up sleeve detail; sewing inspiration; close up fashion detail // Robert Geller

Happy new start to the week!!! I'm a little late this morning, but hopefully better late than never :) While I was out walking the dogs this morning, the cardinals were singing so beautifully. For me there's nothing better than seeing a cardinal fly right in front of me and then land and sit for a bit. I am always so taken by their beauty. My week is officially off to a great start! I came across this picture of a Victoria Beckum sweater in the April issue of Vogue magazine. I love anything…