A few weeks ago I joined in the Top 5 of 2013 blog series started by Gillian at Crafting a Rainbow. I posted my top 5 hits and top 5 misses of 2013, but I’ve been procrastinating on doing the rest of the lists because I couldn’t think of five things for all of them. I’ve decided to stop being a perfectionist and just post what I have. Continue reading
I just wanted to pop in quick to say that Dharma Trading put up my Featured Artist profile on their website today. I get all of my fabric dyeing supplies from them–they have everything. I submitted my work a few months ago, but I wasn’t sure if/when my profile would show up on their website and then I saw it there this morning! Thanks Dharma Trading! Happy New Year!!
Yesterday I posted my top 5 hits of 2013, and in keeping with the rules of the challenge, today I’m doing my top 3 misses (I could only find three to photograph). I am actually rather happy with all of the garments I’ve sewn this year, but a few of my shibori pieces came out pretty awful. Most of the time when a piece comes out badly I’ll try over-dyeing it until it looks better, but these three just annoyed me. I’m putting them aside until they stop being difficult. Continue reading
I’ve been wanting to restart my blog lately, but I was having a little trouble getting going. I found the Top 5 of 2013 post on Crafting a Rainbow (via Grainline Studio) and thought it would be a great way to get started. Sometimes it really helps me to focus by organizing things into lists–it’s fun in a very nerdy way! In no particular order…
Blue striped drop waist dress: