Archive for April, 2010

COFFEE……Lots of coffee

COFFEE……Lots of coffee

Lets start with that.  Where I last left off was at the brink of the weekend, warm pizza in hand and the final stretch ahead of me.  Today was D-DAY (part one)!  All the garments were due for the critic’s judging and the critic’s award. Hopefully one of the dress is chosen to move on […]

April 13, 2010 | By | Reply More
can’t afford to be just one in a flock.

can’t afford to be just one in a flock.

BIG UPDATE. So this week has been an especially crazy one, I must say.  On Monday, knowing that our final critic meeting was on the coming Wednesday, I asked my internship if I could leave a few hours early and tack those hours onto Friday instead.  (I intern at Opening Ceremony, btw since for whatever […]

April 10, 2010 | By | 4 Replies More
The Cape Saga Pt. II: The Coolest Thing Ever Done With Chiffon…EVER*

The Cape Saga Pt. II: The Coolest Thing Ever Done With Chiffon…EVER*

The readers have spoken… and I have responded! Fasten your seat belts folks, it’s time for another installment of the juicy, the sexy, the riveting, the awe-inspiring, soon-to-be-bestseller-thanks-in-large-part-to-teenage-girls-everywhere…The Twilight Cape Saga! I’m sure you’ve all been waiting as eagerly as my new pal, Lil’ Humphrey. (more on him in a later post) so let me […]

April 8, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
To change and re-arrange

To change and re-arrange

There really are not word to describe the past few days, but here we go. I got back from my spring break on a red eye flight early Monday.  Class was at 9am and needless to say this is the part where making choices has to be done.  To get the maximum out put of […]

April 7, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Pintucks, Petticoats, and a Probable Meltdown

Pintucks, Petticoats, and a Probable Meltdown

“Christina, don’t tell me we only have a week to finish our garments, I thought it was two weeks!!” my friend says as I approach my home away from home, C714. Sorry dear friend, I would like another week too, but that is not going to happen. Monday April 12th critic picks the award winner […]

April 5, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More