I'm fascinated by the idea of sewing a wardrobe. Earlier I published my own storyboard for a personal wardrobe plan for this autumn.
Regarding this contest I thought it would be too much work and planning, and I decided recently to stop buying fabrics from so far away as the
But after considering the fact that you are allowed to make two things before the official start of the SWAP on January 1, I thought this might be done. As it has to be finished in April, this means that it must be a late winter/early spring set of clothes for me. Seems so far away!
And as to not buying from vendors located outside
Which colors to use? I have no idea yet, but would like it to be something original for me, as I tend to use the same colors over and over again.
Looking for inspiration I found this site: FashionTrendsetter:
From this site is the colorscheme on the left. One color I will NOT use is what is called Freesia. I can't wear yellow, and always avoid it.
But I like the Snorkel Blue, that might be one of the colors to start with if I can find fabric in that color. (Does Snorkel mean in English the same as in Dutch: a way of exploring wildlife the water?)
If you click Color trends >> Pantone Fashion Color Report for Spring 2008 >> Preview colors for Spring 2008 you'll find all colors predicted to be in fashion next year in a pdf file.
Also nice to visit:A museum site on different designers: This is going to be fun!