Archive for April, 2010

the end has no end.

the end has no end.

So unfortunately, I don’t have quite as exciting news as Christina.  Friday morning, I was going over the Manhattan bridge to my internship when I got a call from my friend who had just checked her email to find that she was on the list of chosen garments.  She checked my email only to find […]

April 17, 2010 | By | 4 Replies More
How to be a Gracious Loser, and Other Things I Don’t Know

How to be a Gracious Loser, and Other Things I Don’t Know

Dear Sportswear Trackers, Where the f- did we go wrong? …..”I rather not be in the show with the rest of you guys than to be in the show without you”, I overhear one friend of mine sharing with some others.  That is loyalty. That is a friend. That is…complete and utter crap. We’re all […]

April 17, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
And the judges have spoken.

And the judges have spoken.

So after much stress and a very long night yesterday, I went in to school for 10 am to see the infamous “list” of who got into the show. I made it! With which ensemble you ask? Go figure, the judges favored my cotton one. Though a little disappointed they didn’t choose my first ensemble […]

April 16, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
The Cape Saga Pt. III: Equal Opportunity Fabricator

The Cape Saga Pt. III: Equal Opportunity Fabricator

Ah Sportswear! My favorite thing about it is that it’s the “all-inclusive” specialization.  Wouldn’t  you agree? You can incorporate a bit of every other track, style-, technique-, construction- and fabrication-wise…and you’d better believe I take full advantage of this fact. Case in point: We last left off with my ongoing battle with chiffon (may it […]

April 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Patience is a Virtue

Patience is a Virtue

So after a weekend of hardly any sleep, a tedious Saturday session at school, and a few snafus, ensembles 1 & 2 are done! Finally, a sigh of relief. I honestly do not know how I finished second ensemble (the cotton one) for Monday, seen as how I started sewing it the Tuesday before. My […]

April 13, 2010 | By | 4 Replies More