All posts filed under ‘Diy

The Artistic Wardrobe – Research

Artistic Wardrobe Series, Diy, Style, Thoughts 2020-08-19

So, where do you start your styling journey? First a few warnings – this post is about different ways of using style archetypes systems to create an individual wardrobe. It’s about ones outer appearance and seriously nerdy! All methods presented here might or might not work for you. There are other ways of working with […]

DIY Waxed Cotton Jacket

Design, Diy, Other, Sewing, Sewing Pattern, Style 2020-05-27

This project has taken its time. The goal was to make a classic waxed cotton motorcycle jacket like the ones Belstaff and Barbour makes. These jackets has been around since the 30s and style-wise one of my favorites. Just think of Steve McQueen, fun little article about his racing career here. Love the rustic look […]

Playing with Fashion Flats

Design, Diy, Sewing, Style 2019-07-26

One of my favorite YouTubers at the moment is Zoe Hong, love to watch her draw while explaining different subjects relating to fashion design and illustration. She has introduced me to new ways of seeing the design process and since it looked so fun I recently bought her Fashion flats templates to do some playful […]

Calyer – Pinstripe

Diy, Sewing, Style 2018-11-24

Pinstripes are called chalk strokes in Swedish and I find them difficult, very difficult. The fabric has matured in my stash for years. It’s pure wool, slightly shiny and absolutely gorgeous. I bought it at a long lost time when goth was something to strive for, I think it was supposed to make a ruffled […]