Weekly Creations from 2012

JANUARY

You Can Do It!
Week of January 2
Introductions and favorite garment sewn in 2011

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Accessorize
Week of January 9
A garment inspired by an accessory, be it shoes, hat, jewelry or whatever!

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Buttons
Week of January 16
Incorporate buttons, either function or decorative, in your garment.

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Made This Look Challenge
Week of January 23
Garments inspired by past Make This Looks.

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Down Under
The Week of January 30
Sewing something appropriate for the opposite season.

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FEBRUARY

UFO Challenge
Week of Feburary 6
Finishing up one of those unfinished projects lying around the sewing room.

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Red Challenge
Week of Feburary 13
Something red for Valentine’s Day.

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Oscar Challenge
Week of February 20
A creation inspired by a past Academy Award nominee or winner.

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Refashion Challenge
Week of February 27
Making good of something that has seen better days.

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MARCH

Green Challenge 2012
Week of March 12
Something green for St. Patrick’s Day.

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Art Challenge
Week of March 5
Using an art piece as inspiration for your sewing.

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Mad Men Challenge
Week of March 19
Using mid-century Mad Men fashions as inspiration.

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Pantone Challenge
Week of March 26
Using the Spring 2012 Pantone color palette as inspiration.

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APRIL

Very Important Pieces Challenge
Week of April 2
Using cherished (and unused) pieces of fabric from our stashes.

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Local Color Challenge
Week of April 9
Using cities and locations as inspiration.

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Childhood Memories Challenge
Week of April 9
Using photos from childhood as inspiration.

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