Archive for March, 2010

“i just find it hard to believe that you’re spending all this time knitting”

“i just find it hard to believe that you’re spending all this time knitting”

The above quote was said to my friend by her suspicious boyfriend.  It’s extremely humorous to me because one should find it hard to believe, because one shouldn’t be spending so much time knitting.  It’s simply not natural. Currently I am starting to knit my first look’s motorcycle jacket.  It’s Jade Green, and has sewn-in […]

March 24, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
“I Heart Buttons” or “I REALLY Heart Field Trips!”

“I Heart Buttons” or “I REALLY Heart Field Trips!”

“Button, button, who’s got the button?” Ask around town (the industry) and most people will tell you, Tiger (not Woods) does. Here and now I’ve got the inside scoop on the ins and outs of button manufacturing from one of it’s finest leaders. Kevin Greene and the other fine people at Tiger Button Co. –and […]

March 23, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Ensemble #1, check.

Ensemble #1, check.

After a long and gorgeous weekend being cooped up in my tiny apartment, ensemble #1, my baby, is done. This past  Saturday morning most of us came into class to get our robes approved by the professor. It was also the time to make any last minute corrections before the due date (today, monday). I […]

March 22, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
yarn deliveries, the daily commute and Cotton Inc.

yarn deliveries, the daily commute and Cotton Inc.

So here we have a little update on my actual design and what I’ve been working on.  Well this is my first look… my “show piece” I guess you would say.  My second look (while I of course would want it to get in the show as well) is my Cotton Inc. garment, which means […]

March 20, 2010 | By | Reply More
Minor Hiccup….

Minor Hiccup….

This week has been just about been……well lets say full of hiccups.  We are approaching spring break quicker then expected and I, over ambitiously of course, have planned on having all 3 dresses, 90% done by Thursday the 25th.  The judging is not till the April 12th but if there is one thing always plan […]

March 19, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More