Sewing with a child around can be frustrating for the adult and dangerous for the child. Here are some tips.
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
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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