This month, I was invited to a 1920s style, Great Gatsby themed birthday party, I then lept at the opportunity to begin sewing my own dress based on the era. My first mission was to source some shiny, glitzy, over the top fabric, which would be suited to the Great Gatsby theme. I ended up… Read More Great Gatsby
On the the 22-24th of February each year the Royal Canberra Show takes place. I have never been too enthusiastic about all this show business, with the noisy atmosphere, smelly animals and the expensive entrance fee. I have only ever attended once before, and didn’t feel very inspired to go again the following year. However… Read More Showtime!
This dress is made from fully recycled materials and was a major work project I completed for my textiles assignment last year. It was not a requirement that my garment was recycled, that is just what I decided to create. The idea first came to me when I read an article in The Canberra Times,… Read More Rice Bags