Skinny black jeans

January 23, 2009 7 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I was prepared to toss this project in the bin, but after two dismal, and frankly demoralizing, visits to my favorite jeans store, I decided to give the jeans another try. This is my first…

The skinny jeans project

January 20, 2009 No Comments

The dotted fabric is from Amy Butler and will be used as pocket and waist lining. I also plan to do some hand stitching, thus the red embroidery floss. The jeans fabric is a heavy weight stretch denim. I’ve finally…


January 11, 2009 4 Comments

A fashion moment from Unzipped. Extra fashionista points to anyone who can identify the young bespectacled assistant to the right. Unzipped: If there is one movie that deserves the title “classic” in the rather narrow genre of fashion documentaries it’s…