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#1 Nishijin

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 05:06 AM

I found this interesting blog, sadly in Japanese, so there is a lot I don't understand (I'm too lazy to take the several hours I would need to translate each post...).

But pictures only are already very, very interesting. And online translator helps get a grasp on what the author is trying to do.

So, I found this way to make a nice (under-)collar interesting for cotton cloth, when we want shape but can't use ironwork. It reminds me of ideas about collars for furs and leather.

http://rrr00129.blog...oming-soon.html


I also find it interesting how the author analyses old garments to get ideas for contemporary tailoring.
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Posted 10 August 2012 - 12:27 AM

Where can I download japanese sewing terms dictionary, if you please. Not joke.




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