SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Platinum Sponsor
Bernina
Bernina

Forum > Miscellaneous > Sewing Challenges for 2012 ( Moderated by Deepika, EleanorSews, CynthiaSue)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Sewing Challenges for 2012
Do you have one or know of one?
sewmodest
star
sewmodest
Member since 2/6/04
Posts: 236
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 12/27/11 2:50 PM

I love reading and following challenges that people have givin themselves, like today I found about two challenges one was the founder of sew weekly sewing a new item every week for 2011 and she did it. Another is another fellow sewist who plans to sew with only Burda Magazine patterns for 2012. In the past I have seen someone refashion thrift finds everyday for a year and also I remember one where a woman wore only the clothes she made for an entire year and that included shoes and undergarments. These are just some. I too have given myself a challenge and that is to only use the same 12 patterns for one year, my main goal is to develop a good set of TnT patterns for myself. How about you are you giving yourself a challenge for 2012 or know of any interesting ones.

------
secretgardenstudio.net

anna mermaid

anna mermaid
British Columbia CANADA
Member since 1/14/03
Posts: 330
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 2/21/12 6:41 PM

I just read about a challenge that was done in 2010, old i know, but it was interesting. It was called The Summer of No Pants. Many sewists only wore skirts and dresses that they made for the entire summer, with no pants, tights or shorts!! I might try that challenge.

------
2007 YTD

Yards IN: 64.3 yards
Yards Sewn: 30.68

2006 YTD
YARDS PUCHASED - 42.2
YARDS SEWN - 52.8

minggiddylooloo
star
minggiddylooloo  Friend of PR
Member since 5/17/05
Posts: 2508
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:
Send Message

      



Date: 2/21/12 9:17 PM

I wanted to make a tailored suit for DH, including drafting the pattern. I have the basic pants so far.

------
I'm finally a blogger!
sewming.blogspot.com

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Miscellaneous >> Sewing Challenges for 2012

Merchants on PR

boutiquefabric.com


High end fashion fabrics
Deals!

Fitz Like a Glove Ironing Board Cover


Made In Australia
Deals!

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Historical Patterns
Web site

Nature's Fabrics


Natural & Organic Fabrics
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Altering Jackets
Altering Jackets

Class Details

Online Class
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket

Class Details

Vogue Patterns 7871

photo
by: cleverkitt...

Review
You Sew Girl City Bag Pattern

You Sew Girl City Bag Pattern

Pattern Details
You Sew Girl Sling Pattern

You Sew Girl Sling Pattern

Pattern Details

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.