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Maria Grazia Chiuri For Dior S-S Couture 22

This popped up on my feed for some reason, and the first thing I saw was this: And thought - ...

Perusing For Ideas

So I'm out on the internet looking for something a little different to do with my time, and come upon ...

Subscribing

Subscribing sounds like 1.) Spam, 2.) Expense, 3.) Invasive Emails. For me, it's a way to communicate with folks who ...

Sketching as a Design Tool

From the time I started my design company, I was sketching designs for clients. It was the only way that ...

Making Your Own Clothes – Me Made

It's fascinating to listen to this discussion of How Much Clothing Do I Really Need? for me because I don't ...

How Did Fashion Get So Botched Up

What has happened to fashion? There was a day when well-dressed and even not-so-wealthy women looked to the latest in ...

Sometimes Bigger Is Better

So I had this fabric, that I fell in love with, in the store.....yeah, you know how that goes. Well, ...

Promises Kept

Years ago, when I was a feisty young thing, I didn't have enough sense to pick out a vocation that ...

Why Sewing Is Important?

Of course, I would say that it's important - I make my living at it and teaching it, but above ...

What Is Drape and Hang

When we're fitting a garment, this can be terms that we might not even think about. We're more interested in ...

I’m Back!!!

Yeah - I feel like singing some great Barbra Streisand song about "I'm in charge and I'm back!!!!" Actually this ...

Bust Dart

Whether this is the side bust dart or the waist bust dart, it’s truly one of the magical fitting tools ...