The Fez-o-Blog

April 13, 2007

ohhh, 3D!

so I decided I would mock up the umbrella base in Google Sketch because I was tired of trying to explain what was in my head. It’s the first thing I have actually created in Google Sketch so don’t expect much. The […]
April 8, 2007

Week 15 – The Hei Tiki Fez!

Our newest tiki fez features a Maori hei tiki. The hei tiki is a representation of an ancestor often found carved in jade but also found rendered on all sorts of things… including a fez in black swirled velvet! So honor one […]
April 2, 2007

Week 14 – The “?” Fez!

This week’s fez raises a few questions, like… Why did it take so long to post this week’s fez? Our second fez in the punctuation series! Again we experimented with dimensional embroidery, this time we have a wavy texture quilted into the […]
March 30, 2007

fabric prepped

All of the fabric has been prepped for the next fitting. The top has been sewn into 6 panels and the edges have been finished. The 6 front panels are also hemmed and reinforced. Next up is either a second fitting or […]
March 27, 2007

Week 13 – The Love Skull Fez!

This week’s fez was made as a birthday gift for a dear friend. It started out as one of those random drawings one finds in their sketchbook. I know it is weird and I have no idea why I drew it but […]
March 27, 2007

Cuttin’ & Sewin’

Started doing the fittings for the roof and came up 2″ short of fabric then discovered that I had given myself much more ease than I needed. So after some trimming I think I have the roof worked out. I’m going to […]

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