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Martial arts fighter made of postage sized squares

Martial arts fighter made of postage sized squares

This large quilt was made up of tiny postage size squares to create this large figure on martial arts fighter. Even the money is...

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Subtle fabric shifts in Japanese quilts

Subtle fabric shifts in Japanese quilts

I am not a traditional quilter by any means but I used to go to International Quilt Market every year with my Pavelka Design...

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Tokyo Quilt Show, from traditional to contemporary

Tokyo Quilt Show, from traditional to contemporary

So much to take in. Art quilts from abstract to figurative to these extremely fine traditional kimonos were on display. These carefully dyed kimonos...

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Young and hip kimonos in Tokyo Quilt Show

Young and hip kimonos in Tokyo Quilt Show

Kimonos are worn by many women, young and old, in Tokyo. This young woman pulled off a pretty hip and colorful style with hers.

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Costume drama in Barcelona

Costume drama in Barcelona

Loved these street performers in Barcelona dressed as women from a Velasquez painting. I am still trying to get back to the Inspiration section...

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Progress on the green fake Fendi art coat

Progress on the green fake Fendi art coat

March 16, 2010 | sewing & costume | No Comments

The pattern, the fabric and trims. Playing around with trim and decorative ideas. My little helper, Suzy on some nifty pink fake fur with...

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