Daily Archives: August 24, 2009
Skirt 4 with Embroidery
I’ve finally finished the embroidered skirt. It’s very comfortable to wear because I drafted the pattern to my own measurements PLUS it’s made from stretchy denim.
I drew the motif directly onto the skirt with chalk, which kept on rubbing off, so I ended up stitching rough guidelines in a contrasting thread which was removed when the project was finished.
I like the negative space of the cross and the lines, they have that wonky, hand drawn feeling that I love.
There’ll be some changes with my blog over the coming weeks. Rejuvenation. Seems like a good time.