Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Natalie Chanin inspires me ♥

All these months (years?) of stitching art quilts and embroidering designs and I haven't actually sewn a garment to wear. Until now…

 Natalie Chanin has inspired me. I googled Natalie and learned lot about how she started her company, Alabama Chanin, by deconstructing old t-shirts.

I wanted to repurpose some of my t-shirts and here's what I made.
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(Some of my students at HCC will recognize these school t-shirts)

The pattern for this is included in this book:

1 comment:

Andrea Little said...

omg that is so cool!!!