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Alex M. Martino
Junior High School
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Mrs. Styx
8th Grade Language Arts
7th and 8th Grade Fashion/Design I,
Speech and Drama - Martino and Liberty Jr. Highs
astyx@nlsd122.org

Fashion/Design I


Homework Assignments

 Upcycling project - project idea, Dec. 5th/6th, DUE Dec. 19th/20th

            Turning a glove into a stuffed animal instructions:

https://blog.etsy.com/en/recycled-glove-how-to-make-a-chipmunk-softie/

Sewing Machine Parts - Study for test on Sept. 7th (Blue day), Sept. 8th (Gold day)

"Something of Joy" - Due Aug. 23rd (Blue day), Due Aug. 24th (Gold day)

Fashion/Design 1 Recommended Supply List

For this elective, it may be helpful for your child to have to their own sewing supplies for their personal use, if possible. PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS OPTIONAL, NOT REQUIRED.

-One package straight pins and a pin cushion or small pin box

-One package sewing needles (for hand sewing)


-One seam ripper


-One pair of fabric scissors

-Four spools of ALL PURPOSE thread (2 white, 2 black)

-One package of three or more PLASTIC bobbins, (class 15) – look for that on the package

-One plastic container, labeled with student’s name, to hold scissors, pins, thread, ripper, bobbins, and needles (It is recommended this container remain in the classroom)

 

If your child does not have a personal supply box, “community” classroom supplies will always be available for their use.

The items listed above can be brought into class at any time.

PLEASE NOTE THAT PROVIDING YOUR OWN FABRIC IS OPTIONAL,

NOT A REQUIREMENT, and you do not have to buy this all at once, it can be brought in throughout the year when needed.

(For all fabrics, non-stretch, non-shiny choices are highly recommended)

-       Pillowcases - cotton blend (non-stretch,) 2 fabrics, 1/2 yard each (Sept. project) 

-       Holiday Wreath – cotton/poly blend, 3 fabrics, 1/4 yard each (Dec. project)

-       Pajama pants - 2 and 1/2 yds. flannel fabric (Jan. project)

-       Shorts - 1 and 1/2 yds. cotton print (Feb. project)

-       Aprons - 1 and 1/2 yds. broadcloth or denim (March/April project)

-       Cross-body bags - 1 yard any non-stretch fabric (May project)


Calendar of Projects

Sept. - Hand Stitching, Checkerboard Pillowcases

Oct. - Stuffed Pumpkins

Nov. - Turkeys

Dec. - Wreaths, "up-cycled" projects 

Jan. - Pajama Pants

Feb. - Mittens

March - Shorts

April - Aprons

May - Small Cross-body Bags