An overview of that very peculiar era of fashion known as the Natural Form, with its Cuirass Bodice, including a summarized look at the socio-economic climate of the era.
Last month I analyzed the skirt of a lingerie dress. This month I'll be looking at the associated blouse. In the Belle Époque it goes by many names: waist, shirt-waist, lingerie waist, lingerie blouse...
Covering and finishing a fantasy topper for a Mad Hatter, including printing fabric and making supersized hatpins
Sewing with a child around can be frustrating for the adult and dangerous for the child. Here are some tips.
This month we have two questions: One on ruffles and the effect of grain and the other on working with large, light colored projects.
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