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Why Are Professional Tutu Makers In Such Short Supply?

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A thoughtful piece. There are many similarities in the costume making world. Advertisements

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Personal Sewing Challenge – 5th Day

Originally posted on Deborah Gyug:
What I would like to see done for the day is:  sew the two pairs of pants.  The shirtwaist dress will have to wait until later due to incoming client work. Black fabric….and both sides…

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Personal Sewing Challenge – Day 3

Originally posted on Deborah Gyug:
THE PANTS Time for the pattern for the second part of the challenge – 2 pair of casual sport pants.  I have my pattern from 2011 for a sport pant that was based (but changed…

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Personal Sewing Challenge Day 2

Originally posted on Deborah Gyug:
I’m calling this a challenge because challenges of any sort seem to be ‘in’ and because the idea of “challenged” to do anything just carries a mystique and seems to result in compulsion to perform!…

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Tight-lacing

Originally posted on Silver Stitches:
While I was researching corsets on the internet, I inevitably came across the practice of tight-lacing, aka corset training, aka waist training. It has occurred to me that tight-lacing could be classified in the same…

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How to stay on a roll…

Originally posted on buggy bag® blog:
I’ve been on a roll for quite some time now.  I’m not even sure how long it’s been… since pilot season I guess.  That would be last spring.  In my estimation, I’ve had approximately…

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My Mom…the Hooker

Originally posted on buggy bag® blog:
I think I was in grade five when I got frost bite on my toes while skiing at Monte Ste. Anne in Quebec.  What I do know is that I’ve had cold feet ever…

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