Yesterday was my last day of patternmaking class: we presented our final projects and received our reviews.
You can see my jacket in motion here.
My professor loved it and asked if I would donate it so it could be used as a sample to show future students. Naturally, I said yes.
Here's a closer look at the shorts; as you can see, I tried to keep things simple and elegant.
Remember, we had to make jackets with notched collars and either a dolman or "creative" gusset sleeve, plus pants of any length. We could only use muslin and black cotton fabric. A lot of creativity on display!
I'm a native New Yorker and sewing fanatic! I started sewing in 2009 and today make all my own clothes using vintage sewing machines and vintage patterns, in addition to sewing for private clients. Welcome to the warm and whimsical world of Male Pattern Boldness, where the conversation is sewing, style, fashion, fabric, and more!