Every year Hoffman Fabrics selects one of its prints and challenges creative types to make memorable garments and projects. Viewing the winning entries at The Road to California is always a highlight of the show.
|This lavender floral print was the 2012 challenge fabric.|
Many ideas from one fabric.
|Quilting techniques incorporated into a garment.|
Best of both worlds.
|This skirt is made from rows of selvage edges sewn vertically.|
This new, novel use of selvage edges is becoming popular.
Here is the Hoffman fabric for the 2013 Challenge.
Go the the Hoffman website for rules.
The garments were a nice diversion but, lets get to the reason that thousands of people pack the halls of the giant convention center...