Clothing for the Body & Soul

Crimson Forest

The foundation piecing is completed on the body of the coat. Now I only have the sleeves left to do and to decide if I  need some embellishment before I construct the coat. I am considering adding some simple stitching. I don’t really machine quilt, but I could stitch outlines of some trees and add […]

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Posted by rachel on Tue, September 19 2017 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Crimson Forest

The blocks are attached to the front. On to the back! SaveSave

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Posted by rachel on Thu, September 14 2017 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Crimson Forest

Completed the blocks for the front.

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Posted by rachel on Wed, September 13 2017 » Garments, Uncategorized » No Comments

The shouting is over and Boho Jive is done

It all started with me finding a piece of fabric on my shelf, as I was tidying and folding fabric. I am not sure how long ago it was that Kris Nardello and I acquired some Afghani fabrics. It was such beautiful fabric and I had used some of it in a dress years ago. […]

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Posted by rachel on Fri, September 1 2017 » Garments, Uncategorized » No Comments

Gone missing and moving on

As promised I have begun my blog again. I thought a lot about what I wanted to begin with. Well, I am going to begin by sharing a challenge that Karen Boutte and I are doing. As some of you know, several of my coats stolen this summer. I took a moment to mourn the lost, […]

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Posted by rachel on Tue, October 25 2016 » Uncategorized » No Comments

I am back!

I have been away for longer than I thought. I have decide to return to posting. I will begin with posting some photos tomorrow. But here is one from PIQF.

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Posted by rachel on Tue, October 25 2016 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Playing with Buttons

This is so uncanny,  three years ago this month, I wrote  in my blog that I was looking for a hobby. At that time, I was considering beading. Since then, I have been exploring different ways of playing with beads. At some point during the search, I realized that I could combine  buttons with the […]

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Posted by rachel on Tue, September 17 2013 » Uncategorized » 1 Comment

What’s going on?

I decided I needed to get back to my website. A lot has been happening. I am working on getting the ” Out of the Crayon Box” series completed. I will be displaying all eight of the coats at PIQF next month. I have recently completed the yellow crayon- High Yellow. I am posting a […]

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Posted by rachel on Tue, September 17 2013 » Garments, Uncategorized » No Comments

Rachel will be in Charleston!

On May 6th at 5:30, Rachel will presenting a Wearable Art Fashion Show at the  North Charleston Arts Festival 5th ART Quilt Exhibition. It will take place in the North Charleston City Hall Council Chambers.

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Posted by kincy on Wed, March 30 2011 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Liberty and Melon For All

A while back, the members of the Central Coast Textile Artists (CCTA) (of which I am a member) decided to do a skinny quilt challenge. For my entry, I decided to go back to one of my favorite images, the watermelon. Since I had lots of strips left over from doing My Favorite Color and […]

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Posted by rachel on Sat, August 21 2010 » Quilt, Uncategorized » 2 Comments

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