|Nina did this shirt. She used brown Rit dye to change the white onesie. She made the slice of pie from my scraps. The "cutie pie" embroidery was done by some home-ec students practicing with a sewing machine that does monograming.|
Monday, November 29, 2010
|a sleeve - he made the sleeve more fitted by taking in the inside seam, cutting off the knit cuff. The design is made using a star stencil and spray bleach.|
|back of hoodie|
he sewed stars and strips fabric inside the hood
|front side - he added some brocade fabric and pockets from old jeans. |
very simple sewing - see the frayed edges? that is how the expensive items at Road Bone are done too.
|this is the bottom front. Bobby sewed on a jeans pocket but he left the top part unsewn so it still works like a pocket.|
Sunday, November 21, 2010
Friday evening, move all the furniture out of living room. Then rip up the "white" carpet, tack strip and pads.
|Buy a big pile of supplies - many boxes of tiles, a saw. things to measure with, buckets, rags. sponges. grout, mortar, spacers, gloves, knee pads -|
|take all your furniture and smush it into other rooms -|
|more displaced furniture...|
|Be very happy and thankful that your hardworking son comes to help -I think "help" does not even describe how much work he did, he was so willing and did everything he could|
|We started just before 8 a.m. Saturday morning, this end of the room has straight sides and it went pretty fast.|