Archive for September 2013

More links

I do a blog here which has a lot of good content on it, but I also do other stuff across the social media internet-world. Sometimes there is just as much neat stuff on these sites as there is here. On Twitter, there’s just enough room for […]

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Kaiser Karl

For years, I’ve admired Karl Lagerfeld.  I knew he was talented and sharp and on the ball.  But the more I find out about him, the more admiring I am.  Yes, there’s all this folderol  around him and it looks like a dog-and-pony show, and it is […]

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Individuality…..where, what, how?

I’m not sure this is the best title for this blog, but it will have to do. I read this fascinating blog post this morning, and the title is not much better than mine, but she makes a very interesting exploration into the way we dress, or […]

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Class Schedule Update

OK – we had a few errors and some changes in class schedules – it is football season!!!! October schedule has changed – please check out the schedule (click here or there is always an updated schedule on the toolbar above) There is a change of dates […]

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Thin Talk from the Experts

Not the fitness experts, but the REAL experts – the actresses themselves…. Here‘s a list of great quotes, and here are a few of my favorite exerpts: Rihanna You shouldn’t be pressured into trying to be thin by the fashion industry, because they only want models that […]

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Failure!

Okie-dokey – now that I have your attention and your heart is filled with dread, guilt and shame – let’s really talk about this for a minute. I know you’ve heard all the adages like: Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. […]

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Making and Sewing vs. Creating

I had a really interesting question from one of my Making Art A Practice blogs last weekend.  So interesting I thought I would post it here – cause quiet honestly it’s good to define how I’m using this word…….create! This sounds a bit silly but could you […]

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Look What’s Happening on the Runway

I nearly had a conniption (that’s indigenous to the South), when I saw this collection. Remember me talking about waist position?…..   This is Eden Miller’s collection for Fall 2013 – and what all the dresses have in common is that their waist line is positioned just […]

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Not that I’m trying to avoid aging….

…but, there are some rules, and greying is an interesting subject when it comes to allow yourself to grey or not to grey. This little slide show is an example but there are some interesting things to note about this group in the slideshow. One thing is […]

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Sloper or Block generator

Wow – this is really neat….remember last March on the Block Issue of the Newsletter (here‘s the link to the library in case you want to check it out again)?  This could be a real help in generating your own block.   Here’s how my block instructions […]

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