Inspired by flowers, the draping class are working on a project ‘How does your garden grow?‘
For your delectation & delight here is some work from last year‘s draping class:
Feeling the urge to create? Make sure to skip to the library for these books full of ornamentation & decorative techniques: Zoya Nudelman‘s The Art of Couture Sewing & Mary Adams’ The Party Dress.
Nudelman‘s book reviews the history of couture, introduces appropriate fibres, fabrics & supplies, covers couture construction techniques- including a chapter on corsets– & gives instructions for fabric manipulations & embellishments.
Adams‘ book tells the story of her fashion studies, inspiring travels & couture creations & promises to give you the methods to sew the ‘best dress in the room.’