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Topic: Swoon Blanche: Star Trek Discovery Captain's Uniform  (Read 1728 times)
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« on: December 12, 2017 07:09:00 AM »

I am so excited to share this beautiful bag. I had a lot of fun with all the details in it as well. If you've seen the new Star Trek Discovery series, you will recognize the inspiration in a heartbeat.
The gold accents on the panels are actually done with a mirror foil HTV on a coordinating blue cotton and are then sewn to the pattern pieces prior to construction. I made the designs using photoshop and my Silhouette Cameo. They are done to mimic the look of the Captain's uniform, complete with the delta side pieces, the rank strips on the "shoulders" and the stitching on the "shoulder side". I had a lot of fun researching the details on this one and trying to incorporate them into the bag.
The bag is entirely vinyl with a fun blue and gold outer space looking lining. Sewn entirely on my vintage 1953 Singer 201-2.
This one is going to a very dear friend who LOVES Star Trek.















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« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2017 07:53:23 AM »

Beautifully done.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2017 09:03:09 AM »

WOWZERS! This bag has a commanding presence. Pun intended.
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« Reply #3 on: December 12, 2017 12:12:28 PM »

It's neat how this is not overtly Star Trek-y so you can use it anywhere!
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« Reply #4 on: December 12, 2017 06:16:39 PM »

Very elegant!  So subtly Star Trek-y that you could almost miss it!
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« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2017 11:52:57 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: December 19, 2017 06:54:47 AM »

So fabulous! I love it. I have not yet seen the new Star Trek series, but really want to!
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« Reply #7 on: December 20, 2017 08:10:38 AM »

This bag is amazing! I love it. Fantastic work Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: December 31, 2017 02:12:08 PM »

Beautiful work!
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« Reply #9 on: February 18, 2018 09:39:47 AM »

You did a fantastic job on this!
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