This is especially directed at Carolyn, since you've undoubtedly worked with brocades. But everyone feel free to chime in. I am making a choli (Folkwear #144)- cropped backless top, wrap front,…Continue
Started by Barbara Eaton. Last reply by Athena's Grove Jul 24, 2013.
This forum post regards to ideas, advice even rants in to the business of Costume design. Whether you freelance design work to individuals, family and friends to wardrobe design for an upcoming…Continue
Started by Pieces of Anarnia. Last reply by Cheryl Peters May 2, 2011.
I just joined and am hoping to find others who re-create dresses and other items from the Victorian period. I make dresses from the hoop and bustle era and although I do some custom sewing for…Continue
Started by Ann. Last reply by Ann Feb 7, 2011.
i think that holloween is the best time of the year and i need help please . I'm uneployed right now and i am tring to make a leotard for a costume . ito start off i dont have the use of a serger so…Continue
Started by anthony vallee. Last reply by Pieces of Anarnia Sep 5, 2010.
hi my name is Mandyevery year i make a costume for my christmas photo.some years they have been very basic, other years a little more complicated, but usually very cheap.this year i want to try a…Continue
Started by Mandy. Last reply by Mandy Sep 16, 2009.
I love to sew Belly Dance costumes more than almost anything else. The fabrics needed are soooooo beautiful, there is a lot of room for individual creativity and (perhaps best of all) there's no such…Continue
Started by Carolyn de Leeuw. Last reply by Carolyn de Leeuw Sep 4, 2009.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/whatwewore/index.shtml?option=1Some very interesting programmes - some from 1957 - using…Continue
Started by Jill. Last reply by Larisa Feb 8, 2009.