What Progress !!!!!

Hello A-Team:

Tailoring & Sew Fun: We are now moving forward with our jackets and our projects. In each class there is something new to learn. Richard gave a lecture to the class, last Wednesday. Thank you very very much !!!!!!!! Missing class now, means that you are falling behind. Check your syllabus to see where we are. I do hope everyone works at home to stay current.


A number of years ago, a young painting conservator entered a forgotten storeroom in a fifteenth-century Florentine villa and stumbled on a pile of Louis Vuitton steamer trunks. She opened them and discovered a collection of exquisite dresses, the kind usually seen only in movies, or inside…

Continue reading at http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/03/23/twenty-one-dresses Thank you, Peter !!!!

http://thenotepasser.com/blog/2015/4/14/manufactured-biodegradable-fibres?utm_source=The+Cutting+Class+Newsletter&utm_campaign=03d073ad14-The_Cutting_Class_Weekly_Digest_18_04_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_aa08214f6d-03d073ad14-339029201 Textile Primer: Article concerning biodegradable fibers.

http://thedreamstress.com/2014/01/terminology-rayon-viscose-acetate/ Textile terminology. Thank you, Richard !!!!

https://vimeo.com/76526489 Tailoring Videos. Thank you, Cheryl !!!!

http://www.askandyaboutclothes.com/forum/showthread.php?86160-Canvas-half-canvas-etc-explained Tailoring Canvas explained. Thank you, Crusader Rabbit !!!!!!

https://www.etsy.com/shop/BiasBespoke Check out this tailoring supply store on Etsy. Great site!!!! Thank you Richard !!!!!

See you all in class !!!

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Be Safe,

Joan McKenna

Associate Professor

San Diego Continuing Education

Hospitality & Consumer Science

Fashion Department

Office: 619-588-2244