A simple design for a casual outing, or an elegant ‘backdrop’ garment to jazz up with fancy accessories.
A pleated ruffle around the pockets and the back waistband might be more appealing in concept than in reality, but it was a fun idea.
A keyhole back in a jacket shows off design elements on the back of the shirt.
So, apparently February 22nd is ‘Cat Day’ in Japan. ‘2-2-2′ sounds like ‘nyan-nyan-nyan’, so the numeric date sounds like a meowing cat. I learned this somewhere, drew a tabby-inspired sweater, and promptly forgot again.
Cut in a classic shape, this crew neck pullover is freshened up with an all-over pattern. It’s crafted from a soft wool blend and completed with rib knitted finishes.
All-over diamond pattern
Rib knitted finishes
95% Cotton /5% Cashmere
Article number: 155512
Elevating the basics: this classic button-up is cut in a regular fit and crafted from breezy linen. This wardrobe staple is designed with a classic collar.
Article number: 15513
I wanted the skirt to mimic a ginko leaf’s shape, like the pendant, but at the time I wasn’t sure how to go about doing that, so I made it a circle skirt instead.
I quite like lantern sleeves. The shape gives them almost a double-cuffed look.
Figure drawn February 2017, outfit drawn July 2017
This is pretty self-explanatory. One set of curved darts we learned about in my pattern-drafting class looked like an ‘S’ and made me think of a Superman shirt.
Amsale, Bridal Spring 2021
Based on the colours of the aromatic pride flag. The sheer overskirt got in the way of most sensible pocket placements, so I stuck them on the shoulders.
Champagne is a difficult colour to render in pencil crayon.
This colourful shirt has diagonal stripes across the front and horizonal stipes on the sleeve and back. Maybe a panel of vertical stripes down the center back, I haven’t decided.
Vertical pocket openings necessitate a deep pocket, so everything won’t just immediately fall out.
A casual, comfortable look for cool weather.
This orange jacket has a keyhole back, decorative gold buttons on the cuffs, and darker orange reverse appliques on the shoulders. The partial collar is sewn into the raglan sleeves. Layers of ruffles embellish the tank top underneath.