AMNW Design Challenge Finale

The AMNW Design Challenge is complete, and the winners are...

In 4th Place with 607 points, the winner of a Simplicity Felting Machine worth $250: Gerry Barnard.

In 3rd Place with 608 points, the winner of a Gütermann Thread Station and other sewing tools worth over $300: Natalya Hebert.

In 2nd...

AMNW Design Challenge: Push The Boundaries - Judging

The final AMNW Design Challenge aired this morning. The designers, Gerry Barnard, Lindsay Chapel, Natalya Hebert, and Amy Sim were asked to “Push the Boundaries”.

The challenge was to create an avant-garde look using Robert Kaufman Fabrics and a commercial...

The Stella Apron

You can make this adorable Stella Apron with Moda's

"Made-By-The-Yard Toweling" and our free Stella Apron download.

Any 16" wide toweling may be used with this pattern. We used 1 yard of Moda's #920 Color 151 and 1/2 yard of Moda's Quilter's Cotton #919 Color 51 for the straps and the pocket.

You...

AMNW Design Challenge: Push The Boundaries

It’s the final week of the AMNW Design Challenge. Four talented fashion designers from the Art Institute of Portland are going head to head for the chance to win top prizes valued at $4500.

The final challenge is called “Push the Boundaries”. Each...

AMNW Design Challenge: Take It Out Winner

Week four of the AMNW Design Challenge

The designers from the Art Institute of Portland have once again brought their creative fashion designs to the competition. The challenge this week was “Take It Out”. The designers were to create a cocktail dress...

AMNW Design Challenge: Take It Out

The KATU Design Challenge is now in it’s fourth exciting week!

This morning Pati Palmer, of Palmer Pletsch Publishing, met with AMNW host Helen Raptis, to recap the results of last week’s “Take It To Work” contest, and to reveal the details of this...

AMNW Design Challenge: Make It Work Winner

Week three of the AMNW Design Challenge.

The four designers from the Art Institute of Portland came together this morning on AMNW to show off their creations. This week’s challenge was to create a look suitable for the office using Telio fabric and a McCall’s pattern.

Judges, Pati Palmer of...

AMNW Design Challenge: Make It Work

Week three of the AMNW Design Challenge and the four talented designers from the Art Institute are still going strong.

Last Friday after the judging of “Double The Fun” a Children’s Wear Challenge, the designers were given their new mission. A Work Wear Challenge, using Telio Fabrics, and...

AMNW Design Challenge: Double The Fun Winner

Today aired week two of the AMNW Design Challenge.

Once again the four talented designers from The Art Institute of Portland brought their creations before the judges. This week’s judges were Pati Palmer, sewing icon from Palmer/Pletsch Publishing; Eden Dawn, Fashion editor of Portland Monthly...

Valentine's Tutu

Valentine’s Day is on its way and this little valentine is ready for the party in her adorable Tutu of pink and white tulle, dotted with a variety of pink hearts.

This tutu is made from 3 colors of tulle and is easily adapted for a Valentine theme. We used McCall’s pattern M6182. This is a...