Geva Skard on

Bunad from Rogaland in Norway

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Tailoring the Classic Blazer taught by Steffani Lincecum

Modern styling meets Old-World tailoring techniques as you sew an heirloom-quality blazer with high-end details that even the most seasoned sewers will swoon over.

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What materials did you use? Wool and silk brocade.

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What are you most proud of? To learn all the traditional methods used to sew this beatifull garment. I have sewn the Bunad for my daughter and my self, and now I am sewing for my son and my husband.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use lots of time looking and learning all the methods, and trying them out before you start cutting and sewing the very expensive cloth.

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Oh my goodness! This is exquisite! Thanks for sharing your pictures with us! Lovely job!

05/10/2014 Flag

Thank you!

05/16/2014 Flag

Spectacular !!!!!! What pattern did you use ?

06/15/2014 Flag

I used a pattern developed in the 1920s i Norway. The models were traditional national costumes from the 17 and 1800s. I bought it in a special shop in t.he vestern part of Norway.

06/20/2014 Flag

Wow, nice work

07/09/2014 Flag

Thank you!

07/12/2014 Flag