Saturday, May 28, 2011

More Tucks.

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Here we have some further examples of tucks ,many from the book I mentioned in my last post.
I include both back and front views of the first few examples.
These are called seamless tucks.


10.These are tied tucks,left in a vertical row,right in both vertical and horizontal.





 



11.This is an example of a cluster tuck.
   















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12.This is an example of pattern tucking.























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13.This is an example of shell tucking.









All the samples above were worked by hand ,those which follow are machined.


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14.Random tucking in any direction ,some from edge to edge ,others only partway across the fabric.










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15.These are two examples of partially seamed tucks.









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 16.An example of sharks tooth and a shaped tuck with an ordinary one for comparison.






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17.This is a randomly pieced strip using a variety of tucked pieces of fabric.

2 comments:

Anne B said...

Interesting!

Julie said...

Hi Jen - hope you are well. You are going great guns now. Love your nip and tucks!
Julie