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Sewing with Style – Part Deux

OK – so yesterday I talked a little about some wonderful easy style guides to help you wander through the maze that fashion has now become.  It’s more like a whatever you want muddle of inundation than anything else.  When everything is offered, how do you tell […]

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Sewing with Style

Sewing with Style

There’s some interesting takes on he new “Core” style or “Minimalist” look.  Both are good takes on a classic look, and it’s fun to go through some of them.  These are from an article here, but here’s my take on these looks.  It’s important to realize that […]

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Basic Fitting

The 1st & 2nd of June, I’m teaching Basic Fitting – a new class.  This is like the Pants Pattern Class on steroids, as it’s the bodice (close to the face) which is the most important part of the garment. This is also where the garment hangs […]

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Why Wear The Same Thing?

Why Wear The Same Thing?

I guess this should better be titled: Who Wears The Same Thing?…..because you would be surprised at the list. For a while (here‘s the latest entry into the foray), fashionistas and bloggers have recognized that some very famous, busy, productive and influential folks wear the same thing […]

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Anna’s Dictum

Anna's Dictum

Yeah, she’s in the PR, fashion biz, and her words, especially these little soundbites mean a lot, but this one is going to get a lot of play cause it has more than just a nice little short ring to it – it has the ring of […]

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Gaultier Says What?….

Gaultier Says What?....

Gaultier has always been known as enfant terrible in Paris, and so it shouldn’t be shocking that he would make such an outrageous comment. Jean Paul Gaultier Wants People to Shop H&M Gaultier makes a very valid and realistic point here…..for most people they can’t afford the […]

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This is So Good….Well Some of It!

This is So Good....Well Some of It!

This is such a neat article, but there are some fallacies in it – only a few….. But I couldn’t help pulling out a few of the best (and worst) of the list…..   Duh!  Not only these brands, but just about every band out there has […]

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Two Topics

Two Topics

Usually little things I like to put over on my Facebook page – if you haven’t liked me, do that here, cause it’s a great way for me to put up little tidbits that really don’t make a whole blog. But this morning’s RSS read, had two […]

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Why Do We Need To Learn All These Techniques?

I remember in high school, and I was pretty much a royal smart ass most of the time, asking my professors just why in the world would I want to know what an x or y axis was or why the French had a revolution or what […]

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So What Did I Do During the Winter?

So What Did I Do During the Winter?

OK – fair’s fair…I’m south of the Mason Dixon line so I didn’t have to hunker down for weeks on end while one snowmegedon after another passed over.  I actually could get out…and yes have some fun.   This was a great fun project working with lovely […]

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