The Hampton Jean Jacket by Alina Design Co

This project turned me into a true blue maker. The construction of this jean jacket is a hands-on, no-joke, time-consuming, to-the-core rewarding endeavor. For added emphasis, I'm saying that after sewing jeans (also very rewarding). I felt like such a maker because I came away from each work session with my hands tinted from the dye … Continue reading The Hampton Jean Jacket by Alina Design Co

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Birkins with Blue Bar Tacks – My First Adventure in Jeans Making

As I've chronicled my adventures in jeans construction over the last few weeks on social media I've received a wide range of responses. The responses from my non-sewing friends ranged from "Why are you making flare jeans?" to  "I'm obsessed with Jane Birkin and flare jeans!!!!" The feedback from my sewing friends, with respect  to … Continue reading Birkins with Blue Bar Tacks – My First Adventure in Jeans Making