News and pleats

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How is everybody doing?I have been quite inspired to make myself some new summer clothes lately, starting from the pattern of course. In particular, I’m obsessed with maxi-skirts and white shirts at the moment.If you’re following my Instagram, you’ll probably know that I’ve found some really cool books ...

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Adding sculptural shapes to panels

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Continuing with the same theme as last time, the panel-construction.Now I’ll show you some other shapes you can create by using this technique. If you’re looking for ways to make sculptural garments, this could be one option.Take a look at this skirt I made in ½-scale:And here’s another ...

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Let’s draft some panel-skirts!

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Summer is quickly approaching here in Milan, and that inspired me to write about skirts. Not just any skirts of course, but panel-skirts. I want to include more wearable designs in my blog and this is a perfect opportunity!There are two ways to draft the pattern. You can either draw directly one panel, which is ...

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Advanced layering techniques

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Here's my second post on layering. I was actually going to try posting more frequently from this month on, but in the end I was too busy again! I'll manage that eventually.Anyways, here are a couple of pictures of the type of layering I'm going to write about:As you can see, this is an advanced version ...

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