Tag Archives: Fab Scrap

assembling a palette

assembling a palette alabama chanin quoting Do artists “make up” a palette, “create” a palette, choose a palette deliberately and with great forethought, or do they perhaps conjure one up? I’m not sure what the proper term is, but I am sure someone will tell me soon, and in the meantime, I’m assembling a palette, a […]

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fluffy stuff friday

fluffy stuff  friday, made another thing von fürstenburg quoting No politics, no rants, or long essays, because it’s fluffy stuff friday! Ok, just one thing, anybody else dislike all the “throw back Thursdays,” “wicked Wednesdays,” and “tricky Tuesdays?”  Do “cute” things, endlessly repeated, start to grate on you after a while, were you done with […]

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the rag trade, fabscrap

the rag trade,  fabscrap “The Rag Trade,” there’s a nostalgic feeling that comes with that term, stereotypes in abundance. Men wheeling racks of garments, wrapped in plastic, down the street, in the garment district in this, my city.  Leggy models strutting down the same streets for fittings. Dealers of everything from zippers to lace, perhaps […]

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