Entries by Elwira Krupa

basic sewing verbs

When you sew or make clothes you are introduced to new vocabulary words and phrases. To help you understand them, and be more conversational about your new craft, I have put together this English-Polish glossary of sewing verbs.

texture of cloth

Textured fabrics can be anything from lace to cable knits, devore velvet to quilted fabrics. What is best to do is match your level of texture, in your hair and skin, to texture in fabrics.

how to invent colours

You can’t invent new colours. The color spectrum of light that humans can detect are limited to anything you can mix with the primary colors, black and white. The good news is that you can find a color that you like and come up with a cute name for it. Just like Pantone does.

obscure colours

Pantone Colour Palette for Autumn/Winter 2018 consists of 12 colour. Autumnal hues that evoke the feeling of leaves on the forest floor, rich plumage and twilight reveal a modern fall palette of deep and rich tones with outbursts of colorful surprise. With the addition of Pink Peacock and Mellow Rose to the London palette, we […]