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  • 8,000 Feet Hoodie – Raglan Shaping and Getting the Perfect Fit

    I have been busily knitting away on the raglan shaping on my 8,000 Feet Hoodie. Raglan shaping really is just making increases on either side of your markers to grow the front, sleeves, and back of th...
    Sep 05, 2011 No Comments

  • PPR Challenge 5 – The Runway Continued

    A few more designers came running out of the workroom needles in hand to make it to the runway this week…. (click on any picture to see it bigger and to read more) If you are not reading this...
    Sep 04, 2011 No Comments

  • Project Project Runway – Challenge #6

    Challenge - The Art of the Matter Collaborate on a work of art with a student. That artwork will be an inspiration for an avant garde design. The garment should be inspired by the artwork, but not a ...
    Sep 02, 2011 2 Comments

  • PPR Challenge 5 – The Runway

    This week the designers were challenged to make an outfit to go with Heidi’s line of New Balance tennis shoes. They were to use denim or suede in the design. Let’s see what our designers...
    Sep 01, 2011 No Comments

  • PPR Challenge #5 – Cornish Design

    This week, we were given some ambiguous directions. What I do know is that we were supposed to use suede and/or denim, and the look was going to be worn with sneakers. (have you ever seen a model in s...
    Sep 01, 2011 3 Comments

  • PPR Challenge #5 – Kat’s Design

    Challenge: Off the Track Challenge: Create a look to go with Heidi’s New Balance Sneakers. Think fashion, don’t think just gym. It could be a dress or a suit. Think classic with a twist. You have ...
    Sep 01, 2011 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #36 – Creative Activities

    It’s State Fair time here in Minnesota and that’s all you hear about here, so why not make it our theme this week. I’ve always wanted to enter something in the fair’s creative ...
    Sep 01, 2011 6 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #35 Round Up

    This week in Iron Craft Susi challenged everyone to make something using a book. Some people had a hard time feeling it was ok to cut up a book. Check out the creative ways that everyone tackled thi...
    Aug 31, 2011 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #35 – Jane Austen Rings

    This week for Iron Craft Susi challenged us to make something from books. I knew I wanted to do something with words or quotes, but had no idea what. My first thought was to scan a favorite passage fr...
    Aug 31, 2011 6 Comments

  • I’ve Been Chosen!

    I’m so excited to tell you all that my Lullaby Pillowcase has been selected to be in the QR-3D Exhibit at Cornerstone in Manchester, UK as part of the Manchester Science Festival. It’s the...
    Aug 30, 2011 9 Comments